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Michael Pérez emulated Roberto Clemente

In a historic day, the Puerto Rican catcher hit the ball perfectly and drove in five lines

Michael Pérez became the second Puerto Rican on Thursday night to hit three home runs in a game with the uniform of the Pittsburgh Pirates.

After his great display of power against the Milwaukee Brewers, the Puerto Rican emulated his compatriot Roberto Clemente, who, according to MLB Puerto Rico, did so twice.

The native of Bayamón, Puerto Rico, punished the Milwaukee pitchers in the fourth, sixth and eighth innings.

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With his third four-corner hit of the night, in addition to achieving a feat, Michael Pérez created the run that represented the victory for the Pirates.

In a historic day, the Puerto Rican catcher went 4-4 and drove in five of his team's eight lines.

Despite their negative record (31-45), the Pirates managed to beat the difficult líderHe is from the Central Division of the National League.

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