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Wed, 1966-11-16

On November 16, 1966, Pittsburgh Pirates right fielder Roberto Clemente wins the National League’s MVP Award, beating out Los Angeles Dodgers pitching ace Sandy Koufax. Clemente batted .317 with 29 home runs and 119 RBIs during the regular season.

 

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