Roberto Clemente named 1966 NL MVP
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“Clemente and greatness are one and the same word,” proclaimed then-Expos manager Gene Mauch. “Players like him come along once in a lifetime.”
Clemente died on Dec. 31, 1972, in a plane crash while delivering earthquake relief supplies to Nicaragua. He was elected to the Hall of Fame in 1973.
Jonathan Coe was the Fall 2011 Public Relations department intern at the Hall of Fame