Jackie Robinson Day 2019: How Sports World Is Honoring MLB Icon


by Bleacher Report

Bleacher Report— Jackie Robinson Day was celebrated around Major League Baseball on Monday, honoring the 72nd anniversary of the legendary player making his debut with the Brooklyn Dodgers. As customary, every player around the league wore No

Forbes—Sharon Robinson: 'Important That MLB Celebrates Diversity With Jackie Robinson Day'. Jackie Robinson's daughter, Sharon, talks of how she sees her dad as relevant today around matters of diversity and that if he was alive today, his voice would be as loud as ever around matters of social injustice.

USA TODAY—MLB celebrates Jackie Robinson Day. Major League Baseball pay's homage to Jackie Robinson.

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