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Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, Beyond Baseball: The Life of Roberto Clemente
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Clemente on the Field

Clemente’s hitting, fielding, and base-running skills are captured in these clips, including images from the 1971 World Series when the Pirates defeated the Orioles and Clemente earned the World Series MVP Award. One of Clemente’s 12 Gold Glove Awards is also shown.

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Clemente with Family & Friends

In addition to his wife, three sons, and parents, this clip records Clemente celebrating with Pirates’ teammate and close friend, Manny Sanguillen. The final clip shows the Clemente family at the dedication of a statue honoring Roberto which now stands outside of PNC Park.

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Clemente with Fans

These clips show Clemente enjoying moments with fans. He is seen teaching young children at a baseball clinic, signing autographs, and conversing with fans.

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