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Despite the fact that I’m not terribly active on the Blog, “old” articles still appear to be of curiosity and hopefully in 2017 I will write more. When Jackie Robinson made his debut for the Brooklyn Dodgers on April 15, 1947 it marked a seismic shift in the tradition of baseball and America. How Robinson and his Dodgers fared throughout that season is the subject of this splendidly written e book by Jonathan Eig. It not only talks about … Read More