Roberto Clemente 1955 Rookie Card

In clementes early years with the pirates he experienced frustration because of racial tension between himself and the local media and even with some of his teammates.

Roberto clemente 1955 rookie card. He scored 3000 hits in the course of his career and led the team to a 1971 world series victory but he then died in a plane crash the following year while delivering supplies to earthquake victims in nicaragua. Roberto clemente debuted with the pirates on april 17 1955 in the first game of a double header against the dodgers. The 1955 topps roberto clemente rookie card is now squarely on the list. Roberto clemente was a right fielder with the pittsburgh pirates known for a batting prowess matched by his benevolence.

Clemente responded to this by stating i dont believe in color. I recently started buying 1955 topps cards and also invested in a roberto clemente rookie. I agree 100 percent with you. In 1961 roberto hit 23 home run and hit 351 to lead the national league for the first of four times during the 1960s.

He noted that during his upbringing he was taught to never discriminate against someone based on their ethnicity. This is what i was referring to regarding arod talking about how pedro helped severino. Pittsburgh pirates topps baseball 4 card reprint rookie lot w original backs1909 honus wagner t206 tobacco rookie card 1955 roberto clemente topps rookie card 1963 willie stargell topps rookie card 1986 barry bonds topps traded rookie card. Clemente hit 310 with three rbi in the 1960 world series.

Find great deals on ebay for 1955 roberto clemente rookie card. Make way for another hot performer on the list of trendy performers. Psa auction prices realized 1955 clemente. I want to find out how i can be assured that this is indeed an original card and not a fake.

Pittsburgh Pirates Roberto Clementes Rookie Season Heinz

Pittsburgh Pirates Roberto Clementes Rookie Season Heinz

Roberto Clemente Rookie Card Rp 164 Pirates Rc 55

Roberto Clemente Rookie Card Rp 164 Pirates Rc 55

1955 Roberto Clemente Rookie Year Original News Photograph

1955 Roberto Clemente Rookie Year Original News Photograph

1955 Topps Roberto Clemente Rookie Card Sells For 478000

1955 Topps Roberto Clemente Rookie Card Sells For 478000

1955 Topps 164 Roberto Clemente Rookie Card Psa Ex 5

1955 Topps 164 Roberto Clemente Rookie Card Psa Ex 5