JRF Photo Gallery – Jackie Robinson Day 2018

April 20, 2018 - Alumni, Jackie Robinson, Scholars

71 years ago, Jackie Robinson made his Major League Baseball debut as a Brooklyn Dodger breaking baseball’s color barrier. This historic milestone is celebrated annually at Major League ballparks across the nation on April 15, the anniversary of Jackie Robinson’s first game in the majors. Check out these highlights from Jackie Robinson Day 2018.

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In Memorium: Daniel “Rusty” Staub

March 29, 2018 -

The Jackie Robinson Foundation mourns the loss of Mets icon and true friend of JRF, Daniel “Rusty” Staub. All of us at the Jackie Robinson Foundation extend our sincere condolences to the Staub family and the Mets organization. The only Major League player to collect 500 hits with four different teams, Staub made an impact on […]

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9 Quotes About Jackie Robinson

January 31, 2018 - Jackie Robinson

Nine of the most important and insightful things people have said about him over the years

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