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Wednesday, April 15, 2009

JACKIE ROBINSON DAY IN BASEBALL


Jack Roosevelt "Jackie" Robinson
(January 31, 1919 – October 24, 1972)

FIRST BLACK PLAYER TO BREAK THE COLOR BARRIER IN BASEBALL.

HIS NUMBER HAS BEEN RETIRED THROUGH OUT MLB &

TODAY ALL PLAYERS WILL HONOR HIM BY WEARING HIS NUMBER 42!

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