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Latino Ballplayers Join the Major Leagues

Roberto Clemente was a role model for Latinos in the U.S.

Clip from American Experience: Roberto Clemente

Roberto Clemente was more than just a baseball player for the Pittsburgh Pirates; he was a role model for Latinos in the United States. Watch more clips or full episodes of American Experience online.

PBS.org features a Hispanic Heritage Month Online Collection to connect viewers to new programs, films and digital features that are streaming online — and highlight the stories, history and culture of Hispanic and Latino Americans.

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