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Jackie Robinson Day: April 15, 2008
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Jackie Robinson Day
Rachel Robinson speaks during a pregame ceremony honoring Jackie Robinson at Shea Stadium. (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
Robinson celebration will continue to grow
As the Mets and Nationals took the field -- all of the players, managers and coaches -- wearing Robinson's legendary No. 42. The act, in itself was proof enough of the commitment to keep Robinson's memory alive.  Full story >
Barrier-breaking icon respected, honored
It is evident that the man who wanted to be most remembered for impacting others' lives still wields that power. Full story >
Editorial Lineup
Mets unveil tribute at new park
Every fan who walks into the Mets' new Citi Field will be greeted by the Jackie Robinson Rotunda, a meeting place and miniature museum honoring Robinson's legacy.  Full story >

Impact felt league-wide
Players, coaches and managers around baseball were asked the question: What does Jackie Robinson mean to you?  Full story >

Robinson's wife a guiding light
Rachel Robinson sits in a spacious office of the foundation that bears her famous husband's name and is asked to define the inspiration behind the non-profit entity.  Full story >

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