Roberto Clemente rookie card from Topps, 1955. This Clemente rookie card’s value can be anywhere from $150 to $2500 , varying on condition. A professionally graded Roberto Clemente rookie card can sell for as much as $10,000 , if it’s in NM/M shape, which is very hard to find.
Clemente played for the Pittsburgh Pirates his entire career. He was a 15x time all star, 12x gold glove winner, 1971 World Series MVP. For his career, Roberto Clemente hit .317 and amassed a career 3,000 hits.
A tremendous player and humanitarian, Clemente’s career was cut short when he died in a plane crash, on a charity mission to provide food to Nicaragua , as they recovered from a devastating earthquake. Roberto Clemente was only 38. He was inducted into the hall of fame in 1973.
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