"HAS ALL THE TOOLS + LIKES TO PLAY. A REAL GOOD LOOKING PROSPECT!"
Roberto Clemente’s high school scouting report.
The scout was the Dodgers’ Al Campanis…for whom it did not end well.
(H/t @MLBFanCave)

"HAS ALL THE TOOLS + LIKES TO PLAY. A REAL GOOD LOOKING PROSPECT!"

Roberto Clemente’s high school scouting report.

The scout was the Dodgers’ Al Campanis…for whom it did not end well.

(H/t @MLBFanCave)

thepittsburghhistoryjournal:

On This Day in Pittsburgh History: December 31, 1972
Roberto Clemente, Pirates outfielder, died in the crash of a cargo plane on mercy mission to Managua, Nicaragua. [Historic Pittsburgh]

thepittsburghhistoryjournal:

On This Day in Pittsburgh History: December 31, 1972

Roberto Clemente, Pirates outfielder, died in the crash of a cargo plane on mercy mission to Managua, Nicaragua. [Historic Pittsburgh]

thepittsburghhistoryjournal:

On This Day in Pittsburgh History: July 25, 1956
At Forbes Field against the Cubs, Pittsburgh Pirates star Roberto Clemente hits Major League Baseball’s first (and to date only) walk-off inside-the-park grand slam.

Um, wow.

thepittsburghhistoryjournal:

On This Day in Pittsburgh History: July 25, 1956

At Forbes Field against the Cubs, Pittsburgh Pirates star Roberto Clemente hits Major League Baseball’s first (and to date only) walk-off inside-the-park grand slam.

Um, wow.