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- The King and Clemente
The parallels are not obvious. Roberto Clemente was Puerto Rican, Elvis was Mississippian. Clemente played baseball, Elvis played rock and roll. Clemente had 3,000 hits on the nose
- Boughten: Bad-Ass Clemente T-Shirt
I bought a t-shirt today ...
"Mr. Roberto Clemente!" I said upon purchase. "One must certainly respect the great Mr. Roberto Clemente!"
"One must certainly not," sniffed Cistulli, who
- The Untold Story of Roberto Clemente's Plane Crash Litigation
The Fatal Crash
Roberto Clemente was both a remarkable ballplayer and genuine folk hero. As an outfielder for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Clemente was a perennial All-Star and Gold Glove recipient. He
- The Best of the Worst, Or, What Do Roberto Clemente, Pete Rose, and Ted Simmons Have In Common?
a chance to outshine it. This next guy, though? Well...
1. Roberto Clemente
Career WAR: 80.5
LVP year/WAR: 1955/-0.9
Classification: Start-of-career bump
Yeah, I'd say he made up