I just read that the state of Florida is banning the Roberto Clemente book [Roberto Clemente: Pride of the Pittsburgh Pirates] because it could “corrupt our youth.” Subsequently, many are recommending the Pittsburgh Pirates move from their Class A facility in Bradenton, Fla.
How about the Pirates relocating to Asheville if the Tourists bolt? The city of Asheville should reach out to the Pirates to inquire.
— Joe Cavanaugh Asheville
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One thought on “Letter: Goodbye, Tourists, hello Pirates?”
Roberto Clemente was an American hero. Yes, let’s please reach out to the Pirates should we find ourselves with an empty ball field.