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Full Name at Birth
Jason Andrew Varitek
Date of Birth
Major League Baseball Player
24 September 1997
Drafted by the Seattle Mariners in the 1st round (14th pick) of the 1994 amateur draft.
Claim to Fame
Catcher and Captain of the Boston Red Sox
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Jason Andrew Varitek (; born April 11, 1972), nicknamed 'Tek', is a former American Major League Baseball catcher for the Boston Red Sox. He currently works for the Red Sox as a "Special Assistant to the General Manager". After being traded as a minor league prospect by the Seattle Mariners, Varitek played his entire major league career for the Boston Red Sox. A three-time All-Star and Gold Glove Award winner at catcher, as well as a Silver Slugger Award winner, Varitek was part of both the 2004 World Series and 2007 World Series Championship teams, and was viewed widely as one of the team's leaders. In December 2004 he was named the captain of the Red Sox, only their fourth captain since 1923. He was a switch-hitter.
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