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Jackie Robinson Day 2019: How Sports World Is Honoring MLB Icon

Jackie Robinson Day was celebrated around Major League Baseball on Monday, honoring the 72nd anniversary of the legendary player making his debut with the Brooklyn Dodgers.

As customary, every player around the league wore No. 42 during the 10 games to pay respect to the Hall of Famer who broke the color barrier:

Philadelphia Phillies

Tonight, we’re all 42. Thank you, Jackie. #Jackie42

Mike Trout

It’s an honor and a privilege to wear 42 today. #JACKIE42

Milwaukee Brewers

Today, everyone wears #42! It’s time to #PlayBall against the Cardinals on #JackieRobinsonDay.