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Jackie Robinson Day Tribute Postponed

Baseball is honoring legendary player Jackie Robinson with Jackie Robinson Day. The baseball pioneer was to be honored at Yankee Stadium before the city’s match against the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday, but rain forced the committee to move the game and ceremony to Wednesday. Robinson is Major League Baseball’s (MLB) first African-American player, successfully breaking the game’s color line when Dodgers …

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