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The Associated Press Yu Darvish has made a $42,000 donation to the Jackie Robinson Foundation to help fund college scholarships. The Texas pitcher presented the check Wednesday to Rachel Robinson, the widow of Jackie Robinson and founder of the
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 5:23 p.m...Major League Baseball has made significant strides from the days of segregation and bigotry, but some of the sport's top figures say the work is not complete. Commissioner Bud Selig, Hall of Famers and current
Font Resize Jim Tunney Tunney Side of Sports The Jackie Robinson biopic, directed by Brian Helgeland and just released by Warner Bros., is a story that will reach deep into your soul. The world that "42" inhabits is baseball, America's erstwhile
April 15 is best known as the date for everyone's least favorite federal obligation. But it also marks a significantly more upbeat occasionthe anniversary of Jackie Robinson's opening day with the Brooklyn Dodgers, which Major League Baseball marks
02 pm Read more share this story Once in a while Hollywood produces a film that I believe is a five-star movie in my definition of stars...That is exactly what the movie 42 on the life of Jackie Robinson did to my partner and me.
59 am Follow share this story The new movie 42 seeks to tell the story of Jackie Robinson to a new generation of baseball fans and Americans. Robinson was an extremely important figure for the U.S. generally and for baseball specifically.
Yesterday was Jackie Robinson Day in Major League Baseball , the 66th anniversary of Robinson breaking the color barrier. And in conjunction with the celebration, Bud Selig recently announced that Major League Baseball is going to form a task force
Scores At Box Office On Jackie Robinson Day, the 66th anniversary of the second-baseman's debut on the Brooklyn Dodgers when every Mlb player wears Robinson's number 42 on their uniforms it was announced that 42, the film about Robinson's first
Los Angeles, New York City, London, Washington and other cities worldwide stepped up security Monday following explosions at the Boston Marathon . In Los Angeles, the Sheriff's Department activated its emergency operations center and increased
Oswaldo Arcia has arrived in the Twin Cities and will wear uniform No...Arcia was batting .414 with three home runs for Class AAA Rochester before being called up to replace Wilkin Ramirez, who is away on paternity leave. Today is Jackie Robinson Day