For a lot of people where we come from is a point of pride. When we meet someone who hales from the same place as us there is often a sense of comradery. If you were born and raised in Vermont you can claim one of the best catchers to ever play the game.
Carlton Fisk, C
Bellows Falls, VT
Teams: Boston Red Sox, Chicago White Sox
Awards: 2000 Hall of Fame inductee, 1972 AL Rookie of the Year, 11-time All-Star, 1-time Gold Glove winner
All places of birth based on baseballreference.com