Originally written on Fox Sports Florida  |  Last updated 11/18/14
In addition to Patriots' Day in Boston, where the Rays took first pitch just after 11 a.m. ET, it's Jackie Robinson Day around the majors.I'm happy the recognition for Jackie is growing. Still don't think the courage of this man is fully understood. twitter.comRaysJoeMaddon Joe Maddon (@RaysJoeMaddon) April 15, 2013jackierobinsonday 42 twitter.comJoeycatch8sta Jose Molina (@Joeycatch8) April 15, 2013Today we're proud to honor Jackie Robinson and his immeasurable contributions to our sport and society. jackie42 twitter.comRaysBaseballs Tampa Bay Rays (@RaysBaseball) April 15, 2013"It takes a guy with a ton of courage to do what he did." - @davidprice14 shows his appreciation for jackie42: twitter.comRaysBaseballs Tampa Bay Rays (@RaysBaseball) April 15, 2013Today we are all honored to wear the number 42!! Thank you Jackie Robinson!! I want to pitch on this day at some point David Price (@DAVIDprice14) April 15, 201311 am game...spring training all over again...at least it's warm Dav...
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