Today, the Pittsburgh Pirates are set to officially celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first all-minority lineup to take the field in Major League Baseball history. The day will consist of a special event at the Western Pennsylvania Sports Museum at the Heinz History Center that includes a panel discussion
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Wilmer Difo saw opportunity and drew inspiration from the man being honored throughout baseball, racing toward home plate the way he envisioned Roberto Clemente would have five decades ago. Difo was on second base when Colin Moran hit a sharp grounder down the first base line, where Joey Votto blocked
Even Pittsburghers who don’t follow the Pirates have never forgotten Roberto Clemente. In the nearly half century since his tragic death, there has been a bridge named after him and a museum created to honor his memory. And next week there will be plenty to remind people of the great
Plans are being finalized for the refurbishing of the Roberto Clemente Bridge in Pittsburgh that could result in its closure for 19 months and removal of its popular love locks. Work on the bridge, adjacent to PNC Park, is expected to begin early next year and last until fall 2023.