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UCLA Unveils Monument Honoring Jackie RobinsonBefore his storied and historic baseball career, Robinson already was a sports legend at UCLA, where he starred in baseball, football, basketball and track and field from 1939 to 1941.
Jackie Robinson Will Be 1st Player Honored With Statue At Dodger StadiumThe Los Angeles Dodgers announced that they would honor Jackie Robinson with a statue outside of Dodger Stadium set to be debuted sometime during the 2016 season.
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.