Roberto Clemente was a member of the Pirates teams that won the World Series in 1960 (against the Yankees) and 1971 (against the Orioles). He batted .310 in the 1960 Series and .414 in the 1971 Series.
Roberto Clemente starred in the 1960 and 1971 World Series for the Pittsburgh Pirates, who won championships both years. The Puerto Rican native, who was named Most Valuable Player of the 1971 Series, had at least one hit in every game he ever played in the Fall Classic.
Roberto Clemente was born on August 18, 1934 and died on December 31, 1972. Roberto Clemente would have been 38 years old at the time of death or 80 years old today.
Roberto Clemente was 38 years old when he died in a plane crash. Born August 1934 died December 1972
Roberto clemente was very poor when he was young and married vera cristina and had 3 sons before he died i a plane accident .
Roberto Clemente was born on August 18, 1934, and he made his Major League debut on April 17, 1955. He was 20 years old.
Roberto Clemente played 18 seasons all for the Pittsburgh Pirates. He played from 1955 to 1972 and was inducted into the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame in 1973.
Roberto ClementeRoberto Clemente was 37 years old when he died in a plane crash delivering food, medicine, and money to Nicaraguan. Nicaraguan had an earthquake so he went there on a stormy night and his plane crashed
Clemente was born in Carolina, Puerto Rico, on August 18, 1934. If he were alive today, he would be 75 years old.
Probably very youg..however, Clemente was 20 years old when he made his Major League debut with the Pittsburgh Pirates.
I always believe that baseball is won with pitching. Therefore I think Juan Marichal should be considered alongside Clemente, but obviously this in no way diminishes Clemente's impact on the game.
The tigers won the world series in 2002
Roberto Clemente carried gallons of milk to the store and back. He loved baseball.At night he would play and through the baseball up to the cealing in bed. He died sadly after trying to help people in need. If he didnt go on the plane or if the pilot knew the weight the plane would carry he would be 75 years old today. He was the best of the best.Nicest man in baseball history. He was the best row model anyone in the world could ever have.
Louie Clemente is 46 years old (birthdate: January 23, 1965).
Javier Clemente is 61 years old (birthdate: March 12, 1950).
Rosa Clemente is 39 years old (birthdate: April 18, 1972).
Roberto Clemente won the Babe Ruth award in 1971. He was 20 years old when he broke into the big leagues with the Pittsburgh Pirates in April 17, 1955.
1954 Roberto Clemente signed as a free agent with the Dodgers on February 19, 1954 for a reported $5,000 salary and a $10,000 bonus. MLB Rules, at the time, stated that any player signed for more than $4,000 had to spend two straight years on the major league roster else risk losing him in the offseason draft. But the Dodgers put him with the Montreal Royals of the International League for the 1954 season. The Pittsburgh Pirates selected Clemente as a Rule 5 draftee after the 1954 season.
Since the first World Series in 1903 the World Series was played every year but 1904, and 1994.
The St. Luis Cardinals won the World Series in 1926,1931,1934,1942,1944,1946,1964,1967,1982,2006,2011
In 1904 and 1994 the baseball world series were not played.
The Red Sox won the World Series in 2004. They had last won the World Series in 1918. That is a time span of 86 years.
There are a lot more than two years that the Yankees did not win or appear in a World Series.