Jackie Robinson Day
The Yankees had something special in store for Jackie Robinson Day. But the weather refused to cooperate.
What began as an annual celebration to salute the man who broke baseball’s color barrier 66 years ago turned somber after a pair of explosions near the finish line in Boston.
Baseball is holding its annual Jackie Robinson Day on the 66th anniversary of his breaking Major League Baseball’s color barrier with the Brooklyn Dodgers.
Jackie Robinson broke baseball’s color barrier on this day 65 years ago.
Children in New Jersey are celebrating a memorable day in history. Sixty-four years ago, Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball.