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Carlos Beltran named Roberto Clemente Award winner

Carlos Beltran, of the St. Louis Cardinals, is this year's recipient of the Roberto Clemente Award.Beltran was seated next to Clemente's widow, Vera, when he was honored Saturday, about an hour prior to Game 3 of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-26/carlos-beltran-named-rob
Grand slam, ex-Jacket power Giants past Pirates in NL wild-card game

...with no outs. Crawford followed with a drive that kept carrying all the way to the seats above the 21-foot high Roberto Clemente wall to silence the largest crowd in the 13-year history of PNC Park.That was more than enough for Bumgarner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-01/grand-slam-ex-jacket-pow
The island of Puerto Rico is having a baseball revival

...JUAN, Puerto Rico - On an island where the name of Roberto Clemente is emblazoned on stadiums, streets and schools...for a total of six, and this year was renamed the Roberto Clemente Professional Baseball League."In a firm commitment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-01-02/island-puerto-rico-havin
Another Clemente thriving

...a visiting player. Even for Roberto Clemente's nephew. For the first time...the very batter's box where Roberto Clemente stood before getting his 3...you must be a big player." Roberto Clemente remains very big in Pittsburgh...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/27/bas_268716.shtml
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A connection with history

...his shoulder at the 21-foot Roberto Clemente Wall in right field for inspiration...was the last time I ever saw Roberto Clemente. He saved my life by not letting...revealed Clemente's full name is Roberto Clemente Walker; Walker was his mother's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2010-09-03/connection-history
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Baseball's dramatic shift noted in '1954'

...in what turned into a record-breaking career. Ernie Banks of the Chicago Cubs was just coming on the scene and Roberto Clemente would make his debut with the Pittsburgh Pirates the following year. It was seven years after Jackie Robinson signed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-09-13/baseballs-dramatic-shift-noted-1954
Andrew McCutchen poised to be Pirates' next MVP winner

...awards were practically passed around the Pittsburgh clubhouse, from one generation to the next.Dick Groat and Roberto Clemente in the 1960s. Dave Parker and Willie Stargell in the late '70s. Barry Bonds twice in the early '90s.And now...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-09-30/andrew-mccutchen-poised-
Liriano defies odds and wins

...really have a choice.Pittsburgh has come alive during the franchise's unexpected revival. People stood on the Roberto Clemente Bridge behind the outfield wall during the wild-card game, eager to be a part of something not seen in a generation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-05/liriano-defies-odds-and-
Africans find home at Syracuse

...saw him again until he left home to join him in 2003 in the Bronx.His life changed after he became a regular at Roberto Clemente State Park in the Bronx, where he began to play football. He struggled at first, but eventually got the hang of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2012-12-24/africans-find-home-syracu
U.S. looks to have easy first round, but Argentina awaits

...Olympic qualifying tournament. The U.S. team settled in Tuesday at a beachfront resort just a few miles from Roberto Clemente Coliseum, where they will try to earn one of three berths available to FIBA-Americas teams at the Olympic qualifying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/20/nba_385278.shtml
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