A standing ovation filled the tent with life at the P&G Cincinnati Youth Academy as Sharon Robinson announced Nikole Cabeza as the Girls Breaking Barriers essay winner to open the 25th annual Softball RBI World Series. More
Commissioner Rob Manfred joined Rachel and Sharon Robinson in Manhattan at a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the start of construction on the Jackie Robinson Museum. The 18,500-square-foot space will honor the late Hall of Famer. More
Anna Howe and Tank Wright were selected as Grand Prize winners in the 2017 Breaking Barriers essay contest by Major League Baseball and Scholastic. The essay contest is the central component of the educational program. More
On the 70th anniversary of Jackie Robinson breaking Major League Baseball's color barrier, the Dodgers unveiled a statue of Jackie at Dodger Stadium. The likeness captures No. 42's iconic steal of home during his rookie season. More
Kendal Young and Sadie Chamberlain were selected as the two Grand Prize winners from more than 17,000 entries around the U.S. and Canada. Young and Chamberlain led the pack of 20 Breaking Barriers national essay winners. More
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