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OregonLive.com
Eugene Robinson: Simeon Booker, a courageous and persistent advocate of truththe Post's first full-time black reporter, hired by publisher Philip Graham, wh
OregonLive.com / Posted 3 hours ago
the Post's first full-time black reporter, hired by publisher Philip Graham, who gave him an admonition similar to the one Brooklyn Dodgers General Manager Branch Rickey had given to Jackie Robinson: "If you can take it, I'm willing to gamble."... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
December 13came just 11 weeks after Jackie Robinson had broken Major League Baseball's col
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 15 hours ago
came just 11 weeks after Jackie Robinson had broken Major League Baseball's color barrier with the National League's Brooklyn Dodgers. A seven-time consecutive All-Star center fielder, Doby and teammate Satchel Paige became the first black... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Vera Katz, as Jewish immigrant and Portland mayor, strove to serve adopted homeadopted home," he said. Katz took on her new New York identity with ease. She
OregonLive.com / Posted 20 hours ago
adopted home," he said. Katz took on her new New York identity with ease. She fell in love with baseball and listened to Brooklyn Dodgers games on the radio. It made her feel American, her son said, to follow the country's quintessential... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
A little white dog enjoys sitting in the catbird seatprominence or advantage is a true Americanism. Its origin dates back to the 19
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
prominence or advantage is a true Americanism. Its origin dates back to the 19th century, but it was popularized by famed Brooklyn Dodgers' radio announcer Red Barber in the 1940s. Red explained that it was a Southern expression for which he had... Read more
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New York Daily News
Marvin Miller's repeated HOF snub is unfathomableRed Barber, the Hall of Fame broadcaster for the Brooklyn Dodgers and the Yanke
New York Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Red Barber, the Hall of Fame broadcaster for the Brooklyn Dodgers and the Yankees, listed this man among the three most important figures in the history of baseball. The first two, Babe Ruth and Jackie Robinson, made unmistakable impacts and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Looking BackJackie Robinson, the great baseball player who had broken the color line in the
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
Jackie Robinson, the great baseball player who had broken the color line in the major leagues as a second baseman for the Brooklyn Dodgers, cracked another tradition when he became the first black man to act as host at the governor's mansion. The... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
‘This has been my life for 30 years’ — Brothers hope to rebuild after fire destroys storein Prep Sports, and a lot of valuable sports memorabilia. “There were some his
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 13 days ago
in Prep Sports, and a lot of valuable sports memorabilia. “There were some historic photos of Jackie Robinson in Cuba in a Brooklyn Dodgers uniform signing autographs,” Chris said. “There’s things in there that goes back to when my dad started this... Read more
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Boston Globe
Farm teammany successful sons, including boxing champions Rocky Marciano and Marvin Hagl
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
many successful sons, including boxing champions Rocky Marciano and Marvin Hagler; Billy McGunnigle, who was manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers during championship years at the end of the last century; Stanton Davis, founder of Shaw’s Supermarkets;... Read more
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Times Leader
Game-changer: Sports bars go the extra mile to draw customersWhen the Brooklyn Dodgers faced the New York Yankees in the 1947 World Series,
Times Leader / Posted 17 days ago
When the Brooklyn Dodgers faced the New York Yankees in the 1947 World Series, an average of 55,680 people attended each game. But for the first time, millions of people also were able to see the World Series on television — just not necessarily... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The Good Booksfrom George Washington's morning and evening devotions and acts of charity, to
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
from George Washington's morning and evening devotions and acts of charity, to shared Scripture between Jackie Robinson and Brooklyn Dodgers' General Manager Branch Rickey that helped influence Robinson's decision to join the Dodgers. Metaxas notes... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Today in history, Nov. 23, 2017Tennessee, area, merging with others, contributing to 14 deaths and up to $2 bi
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
Tennessee, area, merging with others, contributing to 14 deaths and up to $2 billion of damage. Ralph Branca, the Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who gave up Bobby Thomson's famed "Shot Heard `Round the World" in 1951, died in Rye Brook, New... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in HistoryTennessee, area, merging with others, contributing to 14 deaths and up to $2 bi
Daily Herald / Posted 20 days ago
Tennessee, area, merging with others, contributing to 14 deaths and up to $2 billion of damage. Ralph Branca, the Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who gave up Bobby Thomson's famed "Shot Heard 'Round the World" in 1951, died in Rye Brook, New... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Today in HistoryTennessee, area, merging with others, contributing to 14 deaths and up to $2 bi
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 20 days ago
Tennessee, area, merging with others, contributing to 14 deaths and up to $2 billion of damage. Ralph Branca, the Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who gave up Bobby Thomson's famed "Shot Heard 'Round the World" in 1951, died in Rye Brook, New... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Today in HistoryTennessee, area, merging with others, contributing to 14 deaths and up to $2 bi
The Middletown Press / Posted 20 days ago
Tennessee, area, merging with others, contributing to 14 deaths and up to $2 billion of damage. Ralph Branca, the Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who gave up Bobby Thomson's famed "Shot Heard 'Round the World" in 1951, died in Rye Brook, New... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Today in HistoryTennessee, area, merging with others, contributing to 14 deaths and up to $2 bi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
Tennessee, area, merging with others, contributing to 14 deaths and up to $2 billion of damage. Ralph Branca, the Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who gave up Bobby Thomson's famed "Shot Heard 'Round the World" in 1951, died in Rye Brook, New... Read more
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Daily Mail
German police retrieve 100 John Lennon items stolen from Yoko Onoin July. The administrator had found the memorabilia in the company's storage.
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
in July. The administrator had found the memorabilia in the company's storage. RELATED ARTICLES Jackie Robinson's 1947 Brooklyn Dodgers jersey fetches...Tupac Shakur's photos, jewelry and hand-written song lyrics...Proof that Sydney's insane... Read more
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Daily Mail
NYPD 'not too worried' about date rapes is promotedGibson and Vince Vaughn glare daggers...Girl, 10, who was raped, murdered and d
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
Gibson and Vince Vaughn glare daggers...Girl, 10, who was raped, murdered and dismembered by her... Jackie Robinson's 1947 Brooklyn Dodgers jersey fetches... Share this article He then apologised, saying: 'I would like to take this opportunity to... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Dayton native, former Cincinnati Reds player, diesA Dayton native and former Cincinnati Reds player who also was a member of the
Dayton Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
A Dayton native and former Cincinnati Reds player who also was a member of the 1955 World Series Champion Brooklyn Dodgers has died. Borkowski, a pitcher turned outfielder, spent most of his six seasons in Major League Baseball with the Chicago Cubs... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Dayton native, former Cincinnati Reds player, diesA Dayton native and former Cincinnati Reds player who also was a member of the
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 22 days ago
A Dayton native and former Cincinnati Reds player who also was a member of the 1955 World Series Champion Brooklyn Dodgers has died. Borkowski, a pitcher turned outfielder, spent most of his six seasons in Major League Baseball with the Chicago Cubs... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Dayton native, former Cincinnati Reds player, diesA Dayton native and former Cincinnati Reds player who also was a member of the
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 22 days ago
A Dayton native and former Cincinnati Reds player who also was a member of the 1955 World Series Champion Brooklyn Dodgers has died. Borkowski, a pitcher turned outfielder, spent most of his six seasons in Major League Baseball with the Chicago Cubs... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jackie Robinson's baseball jersey fetches $2millionJackie Robinson's 1947 Brooklyn Dodgers jersey fetches $2million at auction mak
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
Jackie Robinson's 1947 Brooklyn Dodgers jersey fetches $2million at auction making it the most valuable of all time The first African-American to play Major League Baseball at 53 died in 1972 He wore the garment 70 years ago during his historic... Read more
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New York Daily News
Jackie Robinson rookie Dodgers jersey sells for $2.05M at auctionA rare jersey from Jackie Robinson's historic rookie season with the Brooklyn D
New York Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
A rare jersey from Jackie Robinson's historic rookie season with the Brooklyn Dodgers 70 years ago has sold for $2.05 million at auction. The jersey, part of a Heroes of Sports offering by Heritage Auctions, was accompanied by a letter from... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Rare Jackie Robinson jersey sold for $2.05 millionNEW YORK (AP) — A rare jersey from Jackie Robinson's historic rookie season wit
Lake Placid News / Posted 22 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — A rare jersey from Jackie Robinson's historic rookie season with the Brooklyn Dodgers 70 years ago has sold for $2.05 million at auction. The jersey, part of a Heroes of Sports offering by Heritage Auctions, was accompanied by a... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Rare Jackie Robinson jersey sold for $2.05 millionNEW YORK (AP) - A rare jersey from Jackie Robinson's historic rookie season wit
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 22 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A rare jersey from Jackie Robinson's historic rookie season with the Brooklyn Dodgers 70 years ago has sold for $2.05 million at auction. The jersey, part of a Heroes of Sports offering by Heritage Auctions, was accompanied by a... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Rare Jackie Robinson jersey sold for $2.05 millionNEW YORK (AP) — A rare jersey from Jackie Robinson's historic rookie season wit
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 22 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — A rare jersey from Jackie Robinson's historic rookie season with the Brooklyn Dodgers 70 years ago has sold for $2.05 million at auction. The jersey, part of a Heroes of Sports offering by Heritage Auctions, was accompanied by a... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Jackie Robinson Jersey-AuctionRobinson jersey sold for $2.05 millionEds: APNewsNow.A rare jersey from Jackie
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 22 days ago
Robinson jersey sold for $2.05 millionEds: APNewsNow.A rare jersey from Jackie Robinson's historic rookie season with the Brooklyn Dodgers 70 years ago has sold for $2.05 million at auction. The sale price set a record for a jersey from the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
StarNews sent carrier to the 1953 World SeriesIn 1953, I won a trip to New York City to attend the first two games between th
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 24 days ago
In 1953, I won a trip to New York City to attend the first two games between the New York Yankees and the Brooklyn Dodgers. By Horace Hawes Your Voice Correspondent WILMINGTON -- The recent World Series between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
November 19in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. After starting his career in the Negro leagues a
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 24 days ago
in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. After starting his career in the Negro leagues as a 16-year-old, Campanella played for the Brooklyn Dodgers during the 1940s and 1950s, as one of the pioneers in breaking the color barrier in major-league baseball.... Read more
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TSN
Roberts, Hinch headline Manager of the Year racefor the fifth straight season. Their win total of 104 was baseball’s best and w
TSN / Posted 29 days ago
for the fifth straight season. Their win total of 104 was baseball’s best and was the franchise’s highest since the 1953 Brooklyn Dodgers. The results speak for themselves. The only blip on the radar was a losing streak of 11 in a row near the... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Crisp: A quiet day at the ballpark, 65 years agoGame 7 of the 1952 World Series, which is readily available on the internet. It
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 30 days ago
Game 7 of the 1952 World Series, which is readily available on the internet. It pitted the New York Yankees against the Brooklyn Dodgers at Ebbets Field on Oct. 7; the Yankees won, 4-3. I recommend watching this game for a number of reasons.... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Jackie Robinson model bat, glove sells for over $193,000 at auctionfirst time the jersey was offered publicly. MORE FROM WAVE3.COM Jackie Robins
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 30 days ago
first time the jersey was offered publicly. MORE FROM WAVE3.COM Jackie Robinson's glove from his 1948-50 seasons with the Brooklyn Dodgers sold for $129,250. His bat from his 1952-53 period sold for $64,625. "Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Jackie Robinson model bat, glove sells for over $193,000 at auctionfirst time the jersey was offered publicly. MORE FROM WAVE3.COM Jackie Robins
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted a month ago
first time the jersey was offered publicly. MORE FROM WAVE3.COM Jackie Robinson's glove from his 1948-50 seasons with the Brooklyn Dodgers sold for $129,250. His bat from his 1952-53 period sold for $64,625. "Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory... Read more
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Boston Globe
Football at Fenway has a long history87 years old and the enduring voice of the Los Angeles Dodgers, was chosen that
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
87 years old and the enduring voice of the Los Angeles Dodgers, was chosen that day by Red Barber, then the voice of the Brooklyn Dodgers, to fill in at Fenway for the call on CBS radio. A recent Fordham graduate, Scully was particularly excited... Read more

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