Jackie Robinson

By: Jack Lambeth

Jackie As A Star

Jackie was one of the best players in the MLB. Jackie had to deal with the racial comments from the fans and from some of his teammates. Jackie was just a inspiration to all African-Americans.

The Best

Conclusion

As Jackie grew up to be well known, he faced tough times on the field, mostly with racial things. If Jackie hadn't come along the world might not have African-American players in baseball and in other sports. He was one of the most famous people in American history. He was a great person." There is not an American free until every single one of is free!"

Fun Facts

. Jackie was friends with lots of other teammates, like Pee Wee Reese.

. Jackie said he would rather retire than play for the Giants.

. Did you know that Jackie played first base on opening day?

. Jackie wore the number 42 throughout his career

. Did you know that Jackie went to UCLA for college?