Taylor was the step-brother of Baltimore slugger Boog Powell
In 1970 with the St. Louis Cardinals, Taylor wore his complete name on the back of his jersey (“CARL TAYLOR”) so he wouldn’t be confused with teammate Chuck Taylor … Thanks to historian Bruce Markusen for these tidbits on Carl Taylor.
Carl Means Taylor born on December 20, 1944, in Sarasota, FL USA
4/11/1968 to 9/29/1973
Pittsburgh Pirates (1968-1971) St. Louis Cardinals (1970) Kansas City Royals (1971-1973)