Home Search

JACKIE ROBINSON - search results

If you're not happy with the results, please do another search

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

Jackie Robinson Broke Down Barriers…Will His Biopic “42” Do The Same For Black Actors?


The Jackie Robinson biopic 42 will reportedly rake in $27.3 million, good for No. 1 for weekend box office takes. It's also, according to Forbes, the biggest baseball-themed opening weekend even when adjusted for inflation

TRAILER: Are You Ready For The Jackie Robinson Biopic?


Jackie Robinson established his baseball legacy the moment he took the field for the Brooklyn Dodgers, opening the game up to people of all races and backgrounds. He then played his way into the Hall of Fame without getting much help from some of

TRAILER: New Jackie Robinson Biopic “42” Goes Hard


Jay-Z's "Brooklyn Go Hard" plays at the end of this magnificent trailer for "42" but they could easily have chosen "What More Can I Say?" Seriously, it's the story of Jackie Robinson. It's going to be a h

This Day In Black Sports History: Jackie Robinson Breaks the ‘Minor League’ Color Barrier


Although Jackie Robinson was the first African-American to play a major league game in 1947, he had already broken another significant color barrier the year prior as a member of the Montreal Royals, the AAA farm team of the Dodgers. Robinson mad

New Jackie Robinson “42” Trailer


Hollywood genre films are some of the most formulaic products you can consume. Romantic comedies, action and horror flicks – those movies seem so beholden to the prescribed formula that you’d think they were under FDA supervision.

Bo Porter’s New Baseball Academy Was Inspired By Jackie Robinson

Bo Porter has over 28 years of MLB experience as a player, coach, manager, front office executive, and baseball analyst. He's worked as an on-air...