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Monday, April 15, 2019

LEADING OFF: MLB celebrates Jackie Robinson Day

JACKIE ROBINSON DAY

Major League Baseball observes Jackie Robinson Day at ballparks all over the country. Robinson broke baseball’s color barrier when he debuted with the Brooklyn Dodgers on April 15, 1947. All players, managers, coaches, umpires and other on-field personnel will wear Robinson’s retired No. 42. Members of Robinson’s family are expected to be at Dodger Stadium for the opener of a three-game series between the Reds and Dodgers.

Will we all wear #42 today as well?

 

QLE Posted: April 15, 2019 at 07:44 AM | 1 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Los Angeles El Hombre of Anaheim Posted: April 15, 2019 at 03:50 PM (#5832110)
Don't have to. "Every time I look in my wallet, I see Jackie Robinson."

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