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Any player/Any era: Roberto Clemente

Posted: 7th October 2010 by Graham Womack in Roberto Clemente

What he did: In essence, Clemente transcended his era. Playing in a time when pitchers ruled, Clemente won four batting titles in a seven-year stretch in the 1960s and hit above .330 four times in the decade. He also won 12 consecutive Gold Gloves from 1961 through 1972 and was known for his cannon arm […]