Jackie Robinson

WATCH: Astronaut Celebrates Jackie Robinson Day From SpaceFans and players across the country are paying tribute to the legacy of Jackie Robinson. And high above Earth, Terry Virts is joining them in his own unique way.
Boomer & Carton: The Jackie Robinson Museum Needs To Be OpenedBoomer and Craig (pictured with Rachel Robinson) took a few minutes Tuesday morning to advocate for the doors of the Jackie Robinson Museum to be opened, sooner rather than later.
Ranking The Best Local Athletes In History By Jersey/Uniform Number: 49-40Continuing on with our weekly rankings of the best local athletes by uniform/jersey number, we forge ahead with 49-40.
Officials Renew Push To Have Jackie Robinson's Brooklyn Home Declared LandmarkThere's doubt about the historical significance of a Brooklyn house that was once home to Jackie Robinson, but don't tell that to supporters of an effort to grant city landmark status to the house.
Yankees Unveil Tribute To Nelson Mandela At Monument ParkMandela's plaque was unveiled in a ceremony before Wednesday night's game against the Cubs.
Jackie Robinson Day: Rain Pushes Back Yankees' Mandela TributeThe Yankees had something special in store for Jackie Robinson Day. But the weather refused to cooperate.
Top 5 Opening Day Moments In MLB HistorySome Opening Day moments changed the game forever, others are just really freakin' cool. Here are five of our favorites.
Palladino: Mariano Honored, Pettitte Terrific On A Farewell SundayAndy Pettitte and Mariano Rivera deserved a storybook ending Sunday, but things do happen in this game. Still, it was quite a day at the Stadium.
Jackie Robinson Statue Rededicated After VandalismVandals scrawled anti-Semitic and racist slurs on the statue of Jackie Robinson and Pee Wee Reese.
Brooklyn Cyclones To Rededicate Defiled Jackie Robinson StatueA statue of Jackie Robinson and Pee Wee Reese that was vandalized with messages of hate earlier this month will be rededicated Monday, before the Brooklyn Cyclones take on the Staten Island Yankees.
Mariano Rivera Hopes Jackie Robinson Statue Vandals Will Be CaughtYankees closing pitcher Mariano Rivera has condemned the defilement of a Jackie Robinson statue outside MCU Park at Coney Island.
Hunt Continues For Alleged Vandals Who Targeted Jackie Robinson StatueThe parks department power-washed the messages away. Police are considering hate crime charges in the case.