Starting A New Book Today – Roberto Clemente: The Passion And Grace Of Baseball’s Last Hero
Late last week I finished a very interesting book about the personality of Pete Rose. This week, I jump right into my next reading adventure – a book about Hall of Famer, Roberto Clemente.
A few months ago, I declared myself a Roberto Clemente collector. When doing so, my goal was two-fold: (1) put together a collection of cards that honor Clemente’s career (2) learn about the grand career of Clemente and how his life effected people both on and off the baseball field.
Personally, I have always held Mr. Clemente in very high regard. But, that was more out of sheer respect – I really don’t know too much about him.
So, I am eager to start reading this book. We’ll see how long it takes me to get through this 350-page doozie…