Residency questions for Chicago Little League team
Little League again reviewed the Jackie Robinson West documents and required the ..... initial determination that the Jackie Robinson West players meet eligibility ..... the world championship game, Jackie Robinson West was feted with a parade
Famed stadium may become part of national park
National Baseball Hall of Fame played at Hinchliffe, including Larry Doby, who went to school in Paterson. Doby integrated the American League in July 1947, just months after Jackie Robinson broke the National League's color barrier.
Open Mike: Athletes taking stance on issues
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A chat with Dave Pallone, first MLB umpire to come out as gay
legacy. He also realizes that Dale Scott has taken the next, necessary step. “Lou Brock once said I was the white Jackie Robinson ,” Pallone told me. “But next spring, Dale will be the first person on a baseball field who’s open about
Dale Scott's news is good news for us all
embarrassing position for an organization that spends half its time wrapping itself in the flag and the other half in Jackie Robinson 's retired jersey number. It's not that MLB hasn't taken some positive steps; it's that it took them so long
Does Herb Pennock deserve his reputation?
herb pennock jackie robinson branch rickey | FOX Sports Menu Home Articles Baseball Joe By The ..... seen as a racist obstructionist who demanded the Dodgers not bring Jackie Robinson to Philadelphia. If true, and many baseball historians believe
Revisiting Ichiro's MLB-breaking contract
excellent basestealer. I don’t believe I would vote for him, based purely on his career in the American League. But Jackie Robinson and Roy Campanella didn’t really have Hall of Fame numbers in our National League, and yet both seem like deserving
UCLA honors Robinson, retires No. 42 for all teams
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) UCLA is honoring Jackie Robinson by retiring the former four-sport athlete's iconic ..... school collectively named 22 sports facilities the Jackie Robinson Athletics and Recreation Complex. Three UCLA athletes
Black golfer recognized for breaking barriers
While Sifford is an obscure figure outside of golf, those familiar with the game's history compare Sifford to Jackie Robinson , who broke baseball's color barrier in 1947. Sifford, in his 1992 autobiography, ''Just Let Me Play
Players choose Hernandez over Kluber, DeGrom over Hamilton
will name their finalists for Rookie and Manager of the year along with the Cy Young and MVP Tuesday at 6 p.m. The Jackie Robinson Rookie of the Year for both leagues will be announced next Monday and the Cy Young on Nov. 12.