Today, Major League Baseball celebrates the life of Jackie Robinson and the immense contributions he made to the game. From players rocking personalized cleats to teams sporting his iconic #42, everyone is doing something to honor the occasion. But just in case you feel a little left out or unfamiliar with the man himself, have no fear. Craig Robinson gives us an in-depth look at everything you need to know about the guy that broke down baseball's color barrier and how he initially changed the landscape of the MLB.

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