Roberto Clemente

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Roberto Clemente Walker (August 18, 1934 – December 31, 1972) was a Puerto Rican professional baseball player. He was a Major League Baseball right fielder who played 18 seasons for the Pittsburgh Pirates from 1955 through 1972. He was a National League, Most Valuable Player once, All-Star twelve times (15 games),[1] batting champion four times, and Gold Glove winner twelve times. In 1972, Clemente got his 3,000th major league hit in the very last plate appearance of his career during a regular season game.

Roberto Clemente Walker ( 18 agosto 1934 hasta 31 diciembre 1972 ) fue un jugador de béisbol profesional de Puerto Rico . Él era un jardinero derecho de la Liga Mayor de Béisbol que jugó 18 temporadas para los Piratas de Pittsburgh desde 1955 hasta 1972. Fue una Liga Nacional , Jugador Más Valioso de una vez , Todo Estrella doce veces ( 15 juegos), [ 1 ] campeón de bateo en cuatro ocasiones, y ganador del Guante de Oro en doce ocasiones . En 1972 , Clemente consiguió su liga importante número 3.000 alcanzado en la última placa de aparición de su carrera durante un juego de temporada regular .

Clemente was involved in charity work in Puerto Rico and Latin American countries during the off seasons, often delivering baseball equipment and food to those in need. He died in an aviation accident on December 31, 1972, while en route to deliver aid to earthquake victims in Nicaragua.

Clemente ha participado en obras de caridad en Puerto Rico y los países de América Latina durante las temporadas bajas , a menudo la entrega de los equipos de béisbol y los alimentos a los necesitados . Murió en un accidente de aviación el 31 de diciembre de 1972, mientras se dirigía a entregar la ayuda a las víctimas del terremoto en Nicaragua .

Clemente was inducted posthumously to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1973, becoming the first Latin American to be enshrined. His…...

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