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By The Clemente Family

ISBN-10: 1101616857

ISBN-13: 9781101616857


Gigante del béisbol, hombre de familia, activista humanitario... los angeles vida y el legado de Roberto Clemente, contado aquí por su familia.

Con los angeles rapidez de su bate y un atletismo inigualable, Roberto Clemente intimidó a los angeles mayoría de los lanzadores de las grandes ligas durante dieciocho temporadas, compilando más de tres mil hits. Tenía las piernas más veloces de l. a. época. Su brazo period uno de los más fuertes; con increíble frecuencia fusilaba a los corredores de base desde el jardín derecho. Pasó toda su carrera luchando por ganarse el respeto del público y finalmente lo obtuvo con un desempeño histórico durante los angeles Serie Mundial y a lo largo de l. a. segunda mitad de su carrera, los angeles cual lo dejaría en compañía de grandes nombres como Jackie Robinson, Hank Aaron, Willie Mays y Mickie Mantle. Pero es lo que Roberto Clemente hacía fuera del campo lo que lo convirtió en un gran ser humano. Fue uno de los primeros atletas en comprender cómo utilizar el poder de los deportes para transformar no sólo un puñado de vidas sino miles de ellas. Murió siendo fiel a su consciencia y a lo que le pedía su corazón. Clemente estaba llevando suministros a una Nicaragua afectada por el terremoto cuando su avión se cayó en el Atlántico.

Cuarenta años después de esta trágica fecha, los angeles viuda y los hijos de este atleta ejemplar y activista humanitario consumando, hablan por primera vez del hombre que perdieron. Con una colección de fotografías exclusivas nunca antes vistas, este poderoso libro cuenta los angeles inspiradora historia de Roberto Clemente en l. a. voz de quienes mejor lo conocieron.

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He played poker and golf with Giles and hung out with him in the Poconos. His family and Coppenbarger’s shared Thanksgiving dinner. In a nutshell, he was a hard worker who also enjoyed having fun and talking to everybody. That might be a good thing for managers in the American workforce, but in professional sports the freaks are the managers and coaches who dare to be well adjusted. Epstein was intrigued by the bald man in glasses. He wanted to have a baseball conversation with even more weight, so he handed Francona a pen and a multiple-choice test.

The city is full of fans who can seemingly walk and Google at the same time, people who can instantly connect a Red Sox slump in 2007 to the team’s historic one in 1978. This is a place where names are loaded. Harry Frazee. Tom Yawkey. Bucky Dent. Bill Buckner. Grady Little. This is a place where years are loaded. 1918, when the Red Sox sold Babe Ruth to the Yankees. 1978. 1986. 2003. Of course, it’s a given that it’s a place whose unforgivable baseball sins usually have something to do with New York—either losing a divisional lead to the Yankees, losing any series to the Yankees, leaving to play for the Yankees, or wearing a Yankees hat.

And Chicago is so big that it could hold two or three Bostons on its shoulders without flinching from the extra weight. Then there is Boston, the smallest big city in the United States. ” Fenway Park and the city have so much in common—compact, old, unique—that it often seems that one blends into the other. Neither park nor city has much sympathy for the claustrophobic. Fenway, baseball’s smallest and oldest park, has the sport’s longest streak of consecutive sellouts: the park hasn’t had a single vacancy in 388 home games, or nearly 5 seasons.

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