Jackie Robinson

Hall Of Fame Highlights Contributions Of Black BallplayersThe National Baseball Hall of Fame is celebrating Black History month with special Presidents Week events highlighting the contributions of African-American ballplayers.
19th Annual Jackie Robinson Art, Essay And Poetry ContestOn April 15, 1947, Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball during his debut with the Brooklyn Dodgers.
Former NBA Player Proposes New Vegas Strip Arena A former National Basketball Association player wants to build a $1.3 billion arena and hotel on the Las Vegas Strip.
Detroit Teens To View Jackie Robinson Film, '42' More than 100 teenagers will attend a viewing of the film "42" at the Renaissance Center in downtown Detroit.
MLB, Teams Taking Students To See Film '42' Major League Baseball and its 30 teams plan to take thousands of teenagers to see the Jackie Robinson film "42."
Caputo: Three Best Things About The Movie "42"It was an accurate, heart-pounding and heart-warming account of Jackie Robinson's struggles and triumphs while breaking baseball's color barrier in 1947.
#42 Jackie Robinson Remembered On Barrier Breaking Anniversary It was on this day, April 15, 1947, when Jackie Robinson broke baseball's color barrier.
Nitkowski: '42' Role Brings Home Robinson's Path Jackie Robinson had no influence on me.
'42' Sets Baseball Movie Record For Opening WeekendAs most of us know by now, 42 -- a.k.a. the Jackie Robinson movie -- hit theaters nationwide Friday.
"42 - The Jackie Robinson Story" Is Emotional, Heart Wrenching And Inspiring“42 – The Jackie Robinson Story” recounts the story of the American baseball legend and hero. While doing so, the movie also tells the story of Brooklyn Dodgers GM Branch Rickey, who went against the grain and fought against prejudice when he selected Robinson to become the first African American to play Major League Baseball.
Pat Caputo: Three Best Sports Movies Of All Time"42" based on the life of baseball pioneer Jackie Robinson is set to come out shortly.
Tigers Accepting Submissions For 17th Annual Jackie Robinson Art, Essay & Poetry ContestThe Detroit Tigers are currently accepting submissions for the 17th Annual Detroit Tigers Jackie Robinson Art, Essay & Poetry Contest.
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