Marking the 67th anniversary of the day Jackie Robinson broke baseball’s color barrier, Rev. Jesse Jackson praised Commissioner Bud Selig for the strides the sport has taken in minority opportunities over the past two decades.
Sandy Koufax wasn’t wearing a Dodgers uniform when he walked around the practice fields Monday at the team’s spring training camp.
Jackie Robinson’s 1947 Rookie of the Year award for the season he broke baseball’s color barrier has sold for $401,968.
Not only do many of us see the Dodgers as a five borough endeavor, an extension of our blue-collar grit and white-collar elitism, but we now must watch our enemy rocket to the top with a Yankee icon at the helm.
Punto homered in the seventh inning as the Dodgers rallied past the New York Mets 4-2 on Monday night to stretch their winning streak to six games.
When Artie Gore made his major league debut, his fellow umpires autographed a ball and gave it to him as a keepsake. Now it’s being auctioned off for more than $20,000 — and not just because it was used in an umpire’s first game 66 years ago.
The Los Angeles Dodgers, along with the rest of Major League Baseball, will celebrate Jackie Robinson Day Monday, exactly 66 years after he shattered the sport’s racial barrier.
Nearly 50,000 votes were cast by Dodger fans in favor of a Brooklyn Dodgers 1940s satin uniform as the winning throwback jersey for six mid-week day games in 2011.
The Los Angeles Dodgers are taking it back to Brooklyn — for their jerseys.