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THE DARING JACKIE ROBINSON HAD THE STAMP OF A VERY SPECIAL BALLPLAYER
They've put Jackie Robinson on a postage stamp, right up there in the same league with Thomas Jefferson and the woman who founded the ...
The Master List
The 50 greatest sports figures of the century from each of the 50 states
A HOME RUN FOR THE AGES JACKIE ROBINSON'S FIRST MINOR LEAGUE GAME 50 YEARS AGO WAS A MAJOR EVENT
But perhaps themost significant home run in baseball history was struck 50years ago, on April 18, 1946, by Jackie Robinson, when he madehis ...
The Little Big Man
Only 5'7", Joe Morgan is baseball's most complete player. He harasses pitchers, hits, steals, scores and fields, all with an air of arrogance
A Tale of Two Eras
Today's players are bigger and stronger, and they make more money. But is the game Bo knows really better than its distant cousin of 40 years ago, when a Duke ruled in Flatbush and Ted Williams was still the king of Swing?
A Different Drummer
After years of moody introspection, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is coming out of his shell. But whether at home, as here, or on a basketball court or in a roller disco, he still steps to the music he hears
Whatever Happened To The White Athlete?
Unsure Of His Place In A Sports World Dominated By Blacks Who Are Hungrier, Harder-Working And Perhaps Physiologically Superior, The Young White Male Is Dropping Out Of The Athletic Mainstream To Pursue Success Elsewhere
The Next One LARRY DOBY/1923-2003 After Jackie Robinson, Doby blazed a trail of his own
In the summer of 1947, 11 weeks after Jackie Robinson suited up for the Brooklyn Dodgers and broke the major league color barrier, a 23-year-old black ...
Jackie is 'The First' again
Baseball is back on Broadway with a lively musical about Jackie Robinson