For his major league career (1947-1956) Jackie Robinson hit 137 home runs.
10 years, from 1947 to 1956.
Jackie Robinson changed baseball in many ways1. he was the first African American to play in the major leagues2. he broke the color barrier in baseballnot only did he change baseball but he changed all sports
He lived in Cairo, Georgia. Jackie Robinson passed away from diabetes in 1972.Jackie Robinson was born Jack Roosevelt Robinson in Carro Georgia in 1919.He was the first African American to play baseball in the mojor leagues. a fter leaving the army ,Jackie wanted to play baesnall.At that time ,Jim Crow laws segergating black Americans from whitser existed in many places.including poefessional sportsBlakck althetes were not permitted to play in professinal baseball unless they played in what was then called the Negro League.In1947,Jackie Robinson was recuited to play major league baseball 4 the Brooklyn Dodgers.Many opposing players and even some of his own teammates treated him treeidly.Eventually,by begin an excellent player who showed courage and dignity,Jackie won the respect of many of them.During his 10 years and most valuable players awards.He ended his career with a 311 batting average.In 1962 jack roosevelt became the first africna americna to be inducted into the baseball hall of fame.JACKIE ROBINSON MOJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL PLAYER1919-1972
Jackie Robinson was married to his wife Rachel from 1946 to 1972 when Jackie died at the age of 53. Rachel still attends many baseball functions.
Jackie Robinson walked 376 times in his first 5 seasons from 1947-1951.
Jackie Robinson had five mariages.
surprisingly he stole home 19 times!!!
Jackie Robinson has 2 brothers and 5 sisters.
In his 10 year MLB career, Jackie Robinson stole 197 bases with a season's high of 37 in 1949.
THE Jackie Robinson was a position player in the late 40s. He did not pitch.
Jackie Robinson did not have any sisters.
Jackie Robinson had 197 career stolen bases.