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MLB and The Jackie Robinson Foundation Up The Scholarship Ante


April 13th is Jackie Robinson day, when the baseball world annually celebrates Robinson's barrier-breaking entrance and unrivaled contributions to MLB from his integration of baseball in 1947 to his mourned death in 1972.

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Jackie Robinson West Strikes Back 


The 2014 Jackie Robinson West Little League team may have been stripped of their Little League World Series U.S. Championship, but obviously the circus didnt steal the fight and pride from the kids or the parents associated with the program. Now th

New LLWS Season, Old Issue, Same Fight For Jackie Robinson West Little League


The 2015 Little League World Series begins on August 20th, but the fallout from  Little League International's decision to

Jackie Robinson West Vacates Their LLWS Title


Today it was announced that the inspirations from the Windy City, Jackie Robinson West, will vacate all of its victories from this summer's Little League World Series amid accusations of using ineligible players and rezoning of distr

Da Gambler’s TSL Top 10 Sports Stories Of 2014: #1 … IN MLB, THERE’S REASON...


The 2014 TSL Season in Sports was another action-packed, multi-layered experience with athletics once again crossing over into national news and sparking social and political conver

Jackie Robinson West Proves That Numbers Lie 


The black man has been an underdog in this country since its inception, but all-black Jackie Robinson West isn’t used to being in that position.

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Despite Low Numbers For Blacks In MLB, There’s Reason For Optimism On Jackie Robinson...


On Wednesday MLB and The New York Yankees held its annual Jackie Robinson Day, in which Robinson’s skill, courage and historic breaking of baseball’s color barrier is celebrated, as well as his post career

Reward For Info On Jackie Robinson Statue Defacing Capped At $50,000


Collectively, the Jackie Robinson Foundation and New York Daily News are offering $50,000 for information on the defacing of Robinson's Brooklyn statue. 

Jackie Robinson Glove Fetches $373K


 There are a lot of things you can buy for $373,000. I have some purchases I’d like to make, include a studio apartment in New York City, but this isn't about me. Jackie Robinson was an inspirational figure in American history. That&

The “Jackie Robinson Day” Elephant In The Room


As African-American’s continue to disappear from MLB rosters, Jackie Robinson Day is a bittersweet moment for black baseball fans growing up in the ‘6