Jackie Robinson Day – April 15, 2016


[updated] On April 15, 2016 Major League Baseball will be celebrating Jackie Robinson Day.  The day marks the 69th anniversary that “Jackie” broke into the big leagues. The Los Angeles Dodgers will be hosting the San Francisco Giants and the game pits two premiere players in today’s game; Clayton Kershaw versus Madison Bumgarner   A … Continue reading

Jackie Robinson Day – 67th Anniversary – April 15, 2014


The nation and baseball fans all over the world celebrate the 67th Anniversary that Jackie Robinson made history and broke into Major League Baseball.  We too salute Mrs. Rachel Robinson, Sharon and David Robinson for keeping this important legacy alive.  As Dodger fans were are disappointed the Los Angeles Dodgers will not be celebrating this … Continue reading

42 A Huge Hit – M.L.B. Celebrates Jackie Robinson Day April 15, 2013


If you haven’t seen the movie 42, put it on your “urgent” TO DO list as the movie is a must see!    Major League Baseball and people all over the world prepare to take part of Jackie Robinson Day.  The special day has been designated throughout the years on April 15, 2013.  Like so … Continue reading

42 – The Remarkable story of Jackie Robinson


  Just in time for the 2013 baseball season to start, on April 9 the story of an American icon, Jackie Robinson will be shown in theaters across the nation.  Aptly titled “42” the film has received positive previews and is sure to be a hit for baseball fans, for those who enjoy history and … Continue reading

Ms. Gabby Douglas joins Frederick, Martin, Barack, et. al


On Thursday, August 2, 2012, Ms. Gabby Douglas made history by capturing 2 Gold Medals in gymnastics at the XXX Summer Olympic Games, hosted by London.  What was significant was 1 of the medals which propelled her into the annals of history was for her performance in the Women’s All-Around routine, making her the first … Continue reading

Jackie Robinson Day 2012


[Los Angeles, CA]  April 15, 2012 will be the 65th year since Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier by signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers. “A life is not important, except in the impact it has on others’ lives.” — Jackie Robinson Today, that historic occasion will be celebrated around the world.  In particular, Major League Baseball (M.L.B.) will … Continue reading

Jackie Robinson Day 2011


[Curacao, N.V.]   I’ve been given the pleasure to write today’s topic featuring Jackie Robinson.  All over baseball and even international pockets many will pay tribute to the man known to break the color barrier of major league baseball.  Being a rookie at 28 in today’s timeline would raise many eyebrows, if not thought of as … Continue reading

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