Efforts to retire jersey number 21 league-wide are ongoing; Roberto Clemente's untimely death, his humanitarian work and his ball play has become the stuff of legend. Listen to the story by clicking above.
Fans of former Pittsburgh Pirate Roberto Clemente want the right-fielder’s jersey number 21 to become the second retired number in Major League Baseball history.
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