The 67th anniversary of the day Jackie Robinson played his first game for the Brooklyn Dodgers was greeted with tributes, ceremonies, remembrances and hundreds of uniform No. 42s worn on Major League Baseball fields across America on Tuesday night.
In honor of the legendary player, Brandon Phillips posted a photo on his Instagram account.
#SpecialThanks to #Jackie42, the man who changed the world and opened the doors for me to able play this game that I love!
You made everything possible#JackieRobinson #BranchRickey #SALUTE 4.15.14⚾️