Roberto "Robbie" Alomar Velázquez
is a former Major League Baseball player, regarded highly as a second baseman.
During his career, the 12-time All-Star won more Gold Gloves than any other second baseman in baseball history, and also won the third-most Silver Slugger Awards for a second baseman. On January 5, 2011, Alomar was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame, in his second year of eligibility. He became the first Hall of Fame member to be inducted as a Toronto Blue Jays player. Currently, Alomar serves as a Special Advisor to the Blue Jays. Retrieved 12-07-2012
Alomar was a switch-hitter and threw right-handed. He is the son of Sandy Alomar Sr., a former All-Star second baseman with a 15-year MLB career. His older brother, Sandy Alomar Jr., was a Major League All-Star catcher and is now the first base coach for the Cleveland Indians.