1. Jackie Robinson Day 2014: How Sports World Is Honoring MLB Icon

    Jackie Robinson made history with the Brooklyn Dodgers on April 15, 1947, by breaking Major League Baseball's color barrier. And ever since 2004 , the baseball community has gathered on that day each year to pay homage to Robinson's courage...

    Patrick Clarke Written by Patrick Clarke about 3 months ago 4,816 reads 6 comments

  2. Jackie Robinson's Forgotten Season as a College Basketball Coach

    AUSTIN, Texas—When 86-year-old Roland Harden has told acquaintances through the years about one of the most memorable experiences of his life, the response has typically been tinged with skepticism or outright disbelief...

    Jeff Miller Written by Jeff Miller about 3 months ago 46,338 reads 56 comments

  3. MLB's African-American Superstars Discuss Jackie Robinson's Impact

    On the eve of Jackie Robinson Day 2014, Bleacher Report had an exclusive opportunity to speak with some of the most visible and prominent African-American players in Major League Baseball...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 3 months ago 13,945 reads 6 comments

  4. Jackie Robinson Statue in Brooklyn Defaced with Racial Slurs

    Jackie Robinson has long been celebrated as the one to shatter baseball's color line, helping to create racial harmony not just in sports, but across the United States...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 11 months ago 64,195 reads 257 comments