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.
Jackie Robinson Statue Vandalized At Coney Island BallparkSomebody spray-painted swastikas and racist slurs on the statue which depicts Hall of Famers Jackie Robinson and Pee Wee Reese in a famous pose from 1947.
By The Numbers: Dizzy Dean, The Gashouse Gang's Real GasserDean was a brash braggart, blessed with a great right arm. He was a character among characters; some of his teammates caroused, fought with both opponents and with each other and, as a team, brought joy to countless fans.
When Veeck and Saperstein Nearly Integrated Baseball... In 1943!Jackie Robinson's intelligence, talent and class always destined him to be a star. But was it almost unnecessary for him to also become a pioneer?
Coutinho: Remembering Jackie Robinson Jackie Robinson broke baseball's color barrier on this day 65 years ago.
Players, Teammates Remember Brooklyn Legend Duke SniderBrooklyn Dodgers legend Duke Snider died Sunday. He was 84. "Duke was a fine man, a terrific hitter and a great friend, even though he was a Dodger," Giants Hall of Famer Willie Mays said.