Roberto Clemente received a life-sized honor for his lifetime achievements

Posted at 2:25 PM, Jul 05, 2013
and last updated 2013-07-05 14:25:56-04

(PIX11) — Goya Foods has unveiled a statue of Roberto Clemente at Roberto Clemente State Park in the Bronx, commemorating  the 40th anniversary of his induction into the Baseball Hall of FGame.

The bronze statue depicts him during one of the most important moments in his career. The sculpture shows  him greeting his fans after he had just made his 3,000 hit.