Players around the MLB on Wednesday will be wearing No. 21 in honor of Roberto Clemente Day. Here's what you need to know about the Hall of Famer.
Jorge CastilloRoberto Clemente was a Hall of Famer and a humanitarian who died helping others. He’s the most revered person in Puerto Rico and a Latino icon.
He was also a Black man who spoke out, usually in his 2nd language, against the racism he faced in the U.S.
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Jorge CastilloShortstop Carter Kieboom was promoted to Class AA Harrisburg today after hitting .298 with 11 home runs and an .880 OPS in 61 games for Class A Potomac. MLB.com ranks him as the Nationals' 3rd-best prospect behind Robles and Soto.
Jorge CastilloAn angry Mike Rizzo came to Bryce Harper's defense today after an anonymous NL executive reportedly called Harper "a selfish, losing player."
Rizzo: "It’s cowardly, it’s chicken shit, and it’s gutless."