In 1972, relief pitcher Tom Walker nearly joined Roberto Clemente on his fateful mercy mission. Today, Walker's son, Neil, is playing for the Pirates and is a living testament to the beloved Bucs legend. Read
The 40th anniversary of Roberto Clemente's final season took place in 2012, and fans old enough to have seen him play can recall the heartache they felt when he died in a plane crash on New Year's Eve in 1972 on a goodwill mission. Read
Alki Steriopoulos' new musical "21," honors the life and legacy of Hall of Fame outfielder Roberto Clemente. The writer/musician hopes the production and the story can inspire others the way Clemente inspired him. Read
In 2011, Clayton Kershaw became the youngest National League Cy Young Award winner in more than a quarter-century. This year, the 24-year-old left-hander became the youngest player to win the prestigious Roberto Clemente Award. Read
Major League Baseball and Chevrolet, the official vehicle of Major League Baseball, have announced the names of the 30 club nominees, including nine 2012 All-Stars, for the prestigious Roberto Clemente Award. Read
On the 40th anniversary of Roberto Clemente's 3,000th base hit in Three Rivers Stadium, members of his family joined a brief pregame commemoration and re-enactment of the iconic moment at the Pirates' new ballpark, PNC Park. Read
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