Jackie Robinson Day

Harrison Ford as Branch Rickey in scene from movie "42" (Photo credit: Warner Brothers Pictures / AP)

’42’ shows why Jackie Robinson still matters

LOS ANGELES (AP) — There’s a scene in “42” in which Jackie Robinson, the first black player in modern Major League Baseball, endures intolerably cruel racial slurs from the Philadelphia Phillies’ manager.

04/03/2013

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