Today in sports history August 17th, 1984 a stamp was revealed honoring Roberto Clemente in his home town in Puerto Rico. Roberto Clemente is one of most humanatrian baseball players of all time. The day after he got his 3,000 hit Clemente passed away in a air plane crash delivering supplies to Nicarauga after a large earthquake shattered the country.
On this day in sports: August 17th, 1984 a stamp honoring Roberto Clemente was unveiled in Puerto Rico ?? the birthplace of the Pirates legend ?? pic.twitter.com/Vsbfk93rP8
— George Jarjour (@gjarjour) August 17, 2020