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Friday, April 13, 2007

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Posted By on Fri, Apr 13, 2007 at 9:39 AM

This certainly isn't film, but it's worth a mention.
Sixty years after Jackie Robinson shook the baseball establishment and broke the sport’s color barrier, an unforeseen grassroots movement by today’s players has suddenly shaped the way Major League Baseball will commemorate the anniversary. Hundreds of players will wear Robinson’s No. 42 retired by baseball 10 years ago in ballparks across the country on Sunday, the anniversary of Robinson’s first appearance with the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947.  Here's the New York Times story.

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