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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 ...
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 Robinson Effect Two new tomes reexamine the legend of Jackie Robinson and what his breaking the color barrier meant to baseball and America
Tygiel, a San Francisco State history professor who also wrote. Baseball's Great Experiment: Jackie Robinson and His Legacy in 1983, remains the preeminent ...
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
SAY WHAT you will about the dramatic home runs hit by Babe Ruth,Bobby Thomson and Bill Mazeroski. Praise the thrilling shots hitby Carlton ...
RECALLING JACKIE ROBINSON
When he first met Jackie Robinson, Carl Erskine was a 20-year-old minor leaguer pitching for the Brooklyn Dodgers' farm team in Fort Worth.
Jackie is 'The First' again
Baseball is back on Broadway with a lively musical about Jackie Robinson
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
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?