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Nicknamed the "Panic Squad" for the fear they instilled in their opponents, the 1954-55 Santurce Cangrejeros (Crabbers) were anchored by outfielders Roberto Clemente and Willie Mays. The club, called the "Perfect Machine" by historian Jorge Colón Delgado, went on to win the Caribbean Series that year.

Jersey and cap from the Santurce Cangrejeros, c. 1955

Championship trophy from 1954-55 Caribbean Series

The 1954-55 Santurce lineup included (from left) Willie Mays, Roberto Clemente, Buster Clarkson, Bob Thurman and George Crowe.

Roberto Clemente's first professional contract was with Santurce for the 1952-53 season at $40 a week.

Sticker featuring Orlando Cepeda while playing for Santurce in the 1972 Puerto Rican Winter League

The San Juan Senadores (Senators) and Santurce Cangrejeros have been arch-rivals throughout the history of Puerto Rican baseball, often sharing the same stadium and frequently fighting for the league title.

Roberto Alomar's 1996 Puerto Rican Winter League San Juan Senadores uniform jersey and cap.