Community events and ceremonies are a big part of the Fall Classic, including announcing the 2016 Roberto Clemente Award winner prior to Game 3. The award recognizes the player who best represents the game on and off the field. More
Hall of Famer Rod Carew discussed the importance of the Roberto Clemente Award with MLB Network's Bob Costas. "That's the first award I show people when they come into my home," Carew said of the 1977 trophy. Watch
Andrew McCutchen became the second Pirate to receive the Roberto Clemente Award on Tuesday. McCutchen and Pirates Charities founded "Cutch's Crew" in 2010 to mentor inner-city youth baseball players and at-risk children. More
Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins and retired White Sox first baseman Paul Konerko were named co-winners of the Roberto Clemente Award, the first time in the award's 44-year history that it has been presented to two nominees. More
Roberto Clemente would have been 80 years old on Aug. 18, 2014. The Hall of Famer recorded 3,000 hits during his Major League career. Clemente tragically died in a plane crash en route to aiding earthquake victims in 1972. More
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