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Jackie Robinson tribute at Padres game tonight

City News Service

The San Diego Padres will pay tribute to Jackie Robinson's legacy during a ceremony before tonight's game at Petco Park against the Philadelphia Phillies featuring children from the Jackie Robinson Family YMCA of San Diego, along with representatives from its board of directors and a Jackie Robinson Scholar.

A video tribute to Robinson, produced by Major League Baseball, will be shown.

Jackie Robinson Day was celebrated throughout Major League Baseball on Sunday, the 65th anniversary of his breaking baseball's color line. Teams that were on the road Sunday, like the Padres, hold their Jackie Robinson Day commemorations at their stadiums during another...

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