Major League Baseball dedicates season to 50th anniversary of Jackie Robinson's breaking color barri

March 1997
Jet;3/17/97, Vol. 91 Issue 17, p48
Discusses the dedication of the 1997 Major League Baseball season to the memory of Jackie Robinson and his breaking of the color barrier in professional baseball. Donations to the Jackie Robinson Foundation; The dedication of the All-Star Game to the first black to play in the American League, Larry Doby; The minting of commemorative coins. INSET: Highlights of the Jackie Robinson celebration..


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