Jackie Robinson

Jackie Robinson's High School Baseball Team Says They Have No Field Of DreamsMajor League Baseball is celebrating Jackie Robinson month, but 68 years after he broke the race barrier, his old high school team says they need help.
Jackie Robinson Day Celebrated In SpaceJackie Robinson Day was celebrated even in space this year.
UCLA Honors Robinson Before USC Game, Retires No. 42 For All TeamsUCLA is honoring Jackie Robinson by retiring the former four-sport athlete's iconic No. 42 for all of its athletic teams.
UCLA Names Athletics Complex After Jackie RobinsonUCLA has named a conglomeration of athletic facilities after Jackie Robinson, the four-sport Bruins star who broke baseball's color barrier.
Vin Scully Remembers Former Brooklyn Dodger Don ZimmerDon Zimmer wasn't a fixture in baseball forever. It just seemed that way.
Jansen Blows Save, Offense Stalls As Dodgers Fall To Giants 3-2 In Extra InningsJuan Uribe was 2-for-4 with a solo home run as the Dodgers out-dueled Tim Lincecum in a stalemate on Jackie Robinson Night, 2-1, to open the 2014 season 8-1 on the road for the first time since the 1977 National League Championship run.
Baseball Marks 67th Anniversary Of Jackie Robinson's Debut With Brooklyn DodgersMarking 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.
MLB Criticized Vetoed Arizona Bill On Refusal Of Service To GaysMajor League Baseball issued a statement criticizing legislation in Arizona that Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed a few hours later.
Jackie Robinson's Rookie Award Sells For $402,000Jackie Robinson's 1947 Rookie of the Year award for the season he broke baseball's color barrier has sold for $401,968.
South LA Street Could Be Named For Jackie RobinsonThe state Assembly approved a resolution Monday urging Los Angeles and several surrounding cities to rename Manchester Avenue and Firestone Boulevard.
Ball From Historic Debut Of Jackie Robinson Up For AuctionWhen 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.
'42' Scores At Home, Cruise Dominates OverseasBaseball has scored a rare hit in Hollywood, while another American institution — Tom Cruise — has delivered his latest hit overseas.