Jackie Robinson

Jackie Robinson and his wife, Rachel, pose in their Stamford, CT , home January 23, 1962, after Jackie's election into The Baseball Hall Of Fame. Robinson, the former Brooklyn Dodger infielder, had a lifetime batting average of .311. He was the first black player to play in the Major Leagues, and also the first black player to be voted into the Hall Of Fame. ( AP Photo/ Matty Zimmerman )

April 12, 2013 12:05 pm  • 
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