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Vin Scully on watching the Dodgers win, Jackie Robinson stealing home, the October redemption of Clayton Kershaw, the lament of not playing the World Series in L.A., and more:

His Eminence Wilton Cardinal Gregory, Archbishop of Washington. The Jackie Robinson of American Cardinals, Chi-Town Represent!!!

🚨 New episode of #TheFull60 🎙️ - Willie O'Ree Incredible stories about meeting Jackie Robinson (twice!), trying out for the Braves in the deep south in 1956 and more - so much history in here: Ad-free on @theathletichq : Apple pods:

"As a kid born in Brooklyn, he rooted for the all-white Yankees while Jackie Robinson crossed the color line just a couple of miles away from his home. He so craves the familiar he married his own cousin." — Wayne Barrett on Rudy Giuliani, 1999

Tell me if I’m crazy: was trying to think of whose running style Kyler reminds me of, and the name that popped to mind was Jackie Robinson

“As a kid born in Brooklyn, he rooted for the all-white Yankees while Jackie Robinson crossed the color line at Ebbets Field, just a couple of miles away from his home. He so craves the familiar he married his own cousin.” On Rudy Giuliani, 1999

A little @Dodgers  content as they make some noise in the NLCS. Sadly I don’t have a Jackie Robinson in my collection. Will have to keep my eyes open.

Want to hear more @Johnubacon  ?: Twelve years before Kentucky and Texas Christian.  Seven years after Jackie Robinson’s first at-bat in the Majors.  A color barrier in both sports and in America was shattered—by a team of teenage boys

Jackie Robinson's daughter opposes Trump campaign ad featuring her father: 'We’re insulted'

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Actor Chadwick Boseman, who played Black icons Jackie Robinson and James Brown before finding fame as the regal Black Panther in the Marvel cinematic universe, died Friday of cancer, his representative said. He was 43.

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Chadwick came to the White House to work with kids when he was playing Jackie Robinson. You could tell right away that he was blessed. To be young, gifted, and Black; to use that power to give them heroes to look up to; to do it all while in pain – what a use of his years.

Chadwick Boseman, who played Jackie Robinson in “42,” has died at the age of 42 on Jackie Robinson Day. What an awful loss for this world.

Chadwick Boseman played Thurgood Marshall, Jackie Robinson, James Brown, Floyd Little and T’Challa. Someday, someone will get to play him.

As we celebrate Black History Month and Jackie Robinson’s 100th birthday, we celebrate the life of all whose courage opened the gates for everybody, and in the process, made America better.

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Every retweet this gets = a thank you to Jackie Robinson. #Jackie42 

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Lonzo's new sleeve features: ➖ MLK ➖ Rosa ParksJackie RobinsonMalcolm X ➖ Harriet TubmanBarack Obama "The Marathon Continues" at the top of the arm ? (via stevebutchertattoos/IG)

"... I cannot stand and sing the anthem. I cannot salute the flag; I know that I am a black man in a white world." - Jackie Robinson, 1972

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