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Former White Sox slugger and CSN baseball analyst Frank Thomas weighed in on the legacy of Jackie Robinson and other relevant topics ahead of Saturday's Civil Rights Game on the South Side.

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  1. Gomes: 'I was hoping he was going to challenge me'

    them but we do it on. I was good pitch for you not think about the ball you hit off Jason Vargas in Seattle on the Jackie Robinson a three run shot fastball inside part of favorite jump on percentages anybody. It just the you have all fastballs

  2. Diamond Girls -- Jalynne Crawford

    sending it and they. He's hearing at least he isn't asking Because the last out and every time if you block and Jackie Robinson stadium lights that turn up. Everybody has gone that and that that isn't out of ours. And in in the minors majors

  3. 2.22: Black History Month -- The Altarena Playhouse

    Jackie Robinson and Willie Mays Hank all word Negro League icons who made the jump to the show. But there were scores of others who never made

  4. 11.10: Glenn Burke Story -- Out Town Hall Meeting -- Bill Romanowski, Lorenzo Neal & Ray Ratto

    Dodgers. Weren't crazy about Jackie Robinson for the first month then they ..... this branch. Rickey hand chose Jackie Robinson because he knew he would handle ..... cool and and not going to be the Jackie Robinson of of the guy breaking down the

  1. Pregame Live: Frank Thomas talks Civil Rights Game

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    Sun, 25 Aug 2013

    Former White Sox slugger and CSN baseball analyst Frank Thomas weighed in on the legacy of Jackie Robinson and other relevant topics ahead of Saturday's Civil Rights Game on the South Side.

  2. Instant Replay: Reds 4, Phillies 2

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    Mon, 15 Apr 2013

    On Jackie Robinson Day, Ben Revere made a highlight-reel catch, but the Reds snapped a 2-2 tie in the eighth inning to top the Phillies, 4-2.

  3. Could Robinson's legacy help gays be accepted?

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    Mon, 15 Apr 2013

    Just as Jackie Robinson opened the way for black players in baseball, Red Sox manager John Farrell believes the legacy he created could help gay players be accepted.

  4. White Sox notes: Veal honored to wear No. 42

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    Mon, 15 Apr 2013

    With Major League Baseball celebrating Jackie Robinson Day on Monday, White Sox reliever Donnie Veal feels honored to wear Robinson's No. 42 for tonight's game against Toronto.

  5. Rivers takes Celtics to '42' screening

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    Thu, 11 Apr 2013

    The Celtics didn't practice on Monday. Instead, Doc Rivers decided to take them to a private screening of the new Jackie Robinson life story movie, '42'.

  6. Reinsdorf impressed with Jackie Robinson movie '42'

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    Thu, 21 Mar 2013

    White Sox owner Jerry Reinsdorf watched the Jackie Robinson biopic '42' on Thursday, and all of his childhood memories instantly came rushing back.

  7. was sixteen or second evidence that they. 310 batting average atomic clock going down to LA have to go back in that Jackie Robinson . Stadium which has to be daunting you start of the year by playing UCL you were swept those first. Three games in

  8. 4.15. Harold Reynolds on the A's

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    Sat, 16 Apr 2011

    because a lot going on Friday's Jackie Robinson day Major League Baseball and MLB network. Honor Jackie Robinson and a number of ways including ..... gonna post their thoughts about Jackie Robinson as well as a Major League Baseball

  9. basketball team honors the originally encouraging. Check Koreans film. Growing up in New York City born in 1947 when Jackie Robinson 's breaking the color barrier Joe Louis was that. The king of the world what was it like for a young guy like yourself

  10. hurdle of progress that we've crossed. Has come with resistance every single one I mean if you go back with a with Jackie Robinson or whoever there's always been a segment of our society that pushes back. And you gotta keep pushing. You have

  11. Every hurdle of progress that we've crossed. Has come resistance every single one. I mean if you go back with a Jackie Robinson or whoever there's always been an segment of our society that pushes back. And you gotta keep pushing you have

  12. 6.28: Bill Neukom with Greg Papa

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    Tue, 29 Jun 2010

    a magnificently humble man you talk to him about. Integrating. Major League Baseball the first thing he says is Jackie Robinson is my hero he did such a great job but we are learning is you know. That there is some reason to believe. That when

  13. the first African American bought him a commodity try to be the first to do would even before. They've had judge Jackie Robinson went to the Dodgers and that has destroyed home with you well yes. I get to. To know little bit about Maloney was

  14. not the Dodgers. so. Give very guys bearded god of loyalties but comedians today that would you've gone Rivers Jackie Robinson and just retired. And that. You know. Bills that. Did so I did it. When you got when your time with the Giants

  15. after great. It goes so The winner underwent. And Lara who got to start LA law you know this event Satchel Paige Jackie Robinson injustice and most underrated I'll like you might be right about that thousands of pitchers themselves pretty don

  16. 4.15: BAL/OAK Postgame- Rajai Davis

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    Fri, 16 Apr 2010

    throughout my career. Yeah it just never given up in and continue to just get better every day. Mirage you see highlights Jackie Robinson rookie dancing around the bases drive of the pitchers crazy. You get that a little bit you like to do that would

  17. 4.8: Dan Fost on Chronicle Live

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    Thu, 8 Apr 2010

    thing you do cleared up in your your recent peace in the sporting green is the misconception everything's there when Jackie Robinson went from the Dodgers to the Giants he said. I'm not gonna play for those guys I'm just retired but in actuality

  18. 2009: Year in Review

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    Thu, 31 Dec 2009

    and Richie Anderson. You say his name open makes balls right after that. Brought up in Oakland my heroes were. Jackie Robinson . Reggie Jackson. What about their Reggie Jackson. I stayed out of the ballpark. In in the parking lot. Wait for

  19. Because that was a great deal of feeling and emotion between the two teams. And then of course she had the barber and Jackie Robinson of the Dodgers and we all kinds of fights. It was just a marvelous thing but. I remember when I first started I