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Roberto Clemente
Roberto Clemente
played his entire 18-season major league career career with the Pittsburgh Pirates amassing exactly 3 3 000 base hits and a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a career career batting batting average of 317 Clemente
won four National League batting batting titles was named as as the NL MVP in in 1966 and won 12 gold glove awards Along with his reputation as as as as an an an an elite baseball player Clemente
was also known as as as as a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a humanitarian especially for his his work in in in his his native Puerto Rico and other Latin American countries during the the offseason On December 31 1972 Roberto Clemente
died when his plane crashed en en en en route to to to delivering aid to to to earthquake victims in in in Nicaragua Clemente
was posthumously elected to to the Hall of Fame in in 1973 Two of his greatest seasons
1966 29 119 317 1967 23 110 357
Year
HR
RBI ABG
Stan Musial
Stan Musial
was known for his consistent hitting having won won the the NL batting title seven times times He won won the the league MVP award three times times times and came in second four times times Of his 3 3 630 hits 1 1 1 1 815 815 were at home and 1 1 1 1 815 815 on on the road His three MVP seasons
1943 220 108 48 20 20 357
1946 228 124 50 20 365 1948 230 135 46 18 376
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