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3 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

MLB marks 67th anniversary of Robinson debut

Jesse Jackson praised Commissioner Bud Selig for the strides the sport has taken in minority opportunities over the past two decades.

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3 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

Jackie Robinson Day: MLB marks 67th anniversary of Robinson debut

Marking the 67th anniversary of the day Jackie Robinson broke baseball's color barrier, the Rev.

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3 hrs ago | Daily Dispatch

MLB pays tribute to Jackie Robinson

Seattle Mariners players wear the number 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson during the national anthem before the MLB American League baseball game against the Texas Rangers Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.

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6 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Giants' Affeldt likely back Wednesday; Dodgers activate Brian Wilson

A No. 42 jersey hung in every locker in the Giants' clubhouse this afternoon, as Major League Baseball continues its tradition of honoring Jackie Robinson on the anniversary of the day he broke baseball's color barrier in 1947.

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10 hrs ago | NJ.com

Yankees: What you need to know about call-up catcher J.R. Murphy

This isn't Murphy's first time in The Show. The 22-year-old made his debut last September, appearing in 16 games for an injury-riddled Yankees team.

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14 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

Yankee great Rivera's son on New Hampshire team

Mariano Rivera Jr. will join the Laconia Muskrats this summer, part of the 12-team New England Collegiate Baseball League.

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14 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Yankee great Rivera's son on New Hampshire team

Marlins right fielder Giancarlo Stanton continued his strong start with a double in the first inning and a 2-for-4 night against the Nationals.

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18 hrs ago | CBS Local

Jackie Robinson Day: Mandela Plaque In Monument Park To Highlight Festivities

April 15 is always a special day across Major League Baseball. This year's celebration of Jackie Robinson comes with a little something extra in the Bronx.

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23 hrs ago | New York Post

Masahiro Tanaka untouchable - but only after the second inning

The only flaw Masahiro Tanaka has displayed in the first two starts is shakiness in the early innings.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

White Sox awed by Jackie Robinson's grace, courage under fire

White Sox hitting coach Todd Steverson knows what Jackie Robinson meant to African Americans like him.

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Yanks Go Yard

Adam Warren Bolstering Yankees' Bullpen

Adam Warren came to spring training with the hope of securing the fifth starter job for the New York Yankees.

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New Hampshire Public Radio -

Mariano Rivera Jr. To Play For Laconia Muskrats This Summer

Mariano Rivera Jr., a 20-year-old sophomore at Iona College in New Rochelle, NY, will be playing for the Laconia Muskrats of the New England Collegiate Baseball League this summer.

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New York Daily News

Harper: Mariner reject Kelley gives Yanks huge relief

Kelley became an integral part of the bullpen last season, racking up 71 strikeouts in 53 innings.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Thomaston Times

Studying retired numbers

One way that sports' teams honor their former players, coaches, and managers is to retire the uniform number that they wore during their career.

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Chicago Cubs

Hammel set to face Yanks on Jackie Robinson Day

The Cubs play the Yankees on Tuesday, the first of eight Interleague series this season, and Jason Hammel will get it started against Masahiro Tanaka and the Yankees.

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Yanks Go Yard

Yankees Thunder Starting To Return

Apr 10, 2014; Bronx, NY, USA; New York Yankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury grounds out to second advancing a man during the first inning against the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium.

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Talking Chop

Braves Daily News Digest: 4/13

The Braves simply have the Nationals number as of late. After a strong showing on offense and another solid outing by Alex Wood, the NL East defending division champs have now won 17 of their last 24 against a banged up Washington club.

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Adam Warren is Proving to be Lethal Weapon in New York Yankees' Bullpen

Last season, Adam Warren was one of the last pieces added to the New York Yankees' bullpen out of Spring Training.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

New York Daily News

Jeter to sit out Saturday's game vs. Red Sox

Joe Girardi cannot worry about disappointing fans hoping to see Derek Jeter play during his final season with the Yankees.

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Bless You Boys

The Tigers are not alone with bullpen woes

Joe Nathan and friends have struggled out of the gate. This is not unusual as seen by a quick look at other teams.

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