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By Quierra Luck On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Yankees Show Off Their Jackie Robinson Jerseys

April 15 is deemed Jackie Robinson day. On this day, baseball athletes around the country pay homage to the man who ended helped end segregation in Major League Baseball, Jackie Robinson. Like most teams, the Yankees, More...

By Quierra Luck On Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

Jackie Robinson Was Much Bigger Than Baseball

Jackie Robinson did something most were afraid to do in his time, standing up for what you believe in. When you’re awarded a gift, its hard to suppress it and become what others want you to be, so he did More...

By Greg Smith On Wednesday, August 7th, 2013

Jackie Robinson Statue Defaced with Swastikas and Slurs (Photo)

Police are searching for the people who covered the Pee Wee Reese and Jackie Robinson statue with swastikas and racial slurs outside¬†Brooklyn Cyclones stadium in Coney Island. Below you can see a picture of the More...

By Ashley On Monday, April 15th, 2013
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New Era Pays Tribute To Jackie Robinson In Commercial

  In honor of Jackie Robinson day New Era unveiled their newest commercial titled ‘First Changes Everything’. In the commercial it features people from all different walks in life and backgrounds More...

By Robert Littal On Saturday, April 13th, 2013

BSO Film Review: “42”

“When you walk out the door, you are already down 14-0.” Funny to start a film review of a baseball movie with a NFL analogy, but that’s what my Uncle told me once after I had an incident my freshman More...

By BSO Staff On Thursday, February 7th, 2013

Brendan Ayanbadejo Compares 1st Gay Athlete To Come Out To Jackie Robinson

Baltimore Ravens linebacker Brendan Ayanbadejo took zero days off after winning his first Super Bowl Championship, to write a column for USA Today, urging athletes to end homophobia in professional sports. Ayanbadejo More...

By Robert Littal On Friday, September 21st, 2012

The Jackie Robinson Biopic “42” Video Trailer

When people tell you to “turn the other cheek” it is a lot easier said than done. Mainly because people will still crack you in your jaw when you aren’t looking. I wish some of today’s athletes More...

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