Great Moments from Jackie Robinson Day

Great Moments from Jackie Robinson Day

On April 15 1947, Jackie Robinson made his MLB debut with the Brooklyn dodgers, breaking the color barrier in baseball. Now every year on April 15 for Jackie Robinson Day, the MLB honors Jackie Robinson and celebrates his legacy when players from every team proudly wear the number 42 to remember the man who altered the course of history. We have compiled a list of some great moments from Jackie Robinson Day 2013. To learn more about Jackie Robinson, head to this bio from the Jackie Robinson Foundation.

MLB Teams Unite in their Support for ’42’

Jackie Robinson in 42 Words

Rachel Robinson Visits Dodgers Stadium

Harrison Ford Throws First Pitch at Dodgers Stadium

Fans Submit Instagram Photos of Jackie Robinson Day

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Players and Coaches Pay Tribute

New Era Video: First Changes Everything