Hot Topic Tweets: Jackie Robinson Day
As Robinson once said "A life is not important except in the impact it has on other lives." Years later, on that same day, athletes and fans across the country come together to celebrate Jackie Robinson's legacy. Many took to Twitter to share their memories and words of appreciation for the baseball legend.
Thank you Jackie Robinson. 42. Dodgers. Amen. No more words needed. ߙ?#9918;?- Hanley Ramirez (@HanleyRamirez) April 16, 2014
To Jackie Robinson & every African American player b4 and after him that played or plays baseball to better this great game I say,THANK YOU.- Evan Longoria (@Evan3Longoria) April 15, 2014
Take a moment with me to remember one of the greatest baseball players who played the game of baseball! Happy Jackie Robinson day! #42- Tommy Lasorda (@TommyLasorda) April 15, 2014
Thank you Jackie Robinson for being obedient and the right man for the job and allowing me and others to play in MLB #JackieRobinsonDay- Juan Pierre (@JPBeastMode) April 15, 2014