ACH077: Roberto Clemente was one of the greatest baseball players of his time before his tragic death. Tom and Noëlle Crowe tell us that it was his off-the-field charitable work inspired by his faith that remains his greater legacy, including the earthquake relief trip that ended his life.
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Links for this episode:
- Roberto Clemente – God wanted me to play ball
- Beyond Baseball: The Life of Roberto Clemente
- Roberto Clemente’s Death Speaks to His Catholic Faith | Grotto Network
- Roberto Clemente Stats | Baseball-Reference.com
- Roberto Clemente – Wikipedia
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