in baseball, we don’t say “i love you”, we say “i swear to god if you fuckers hit into another double play i am going to lock you in a room that only blares joe west’s new album while i throw BP at your genitals” which roughly translates into “i fucking hate this team”
Starlin Castro hits a deep fly ball into center field off of Sergio Romo, scoring David DeJesus and giving the Cubs a 4-3 win over the Giants.
White Flag Time at Wrigley!
April 10, 1947: Jackie Robinson Signs with the Brooklyn Dodgers
On this day in 1947, Baseball Hall of Famer Jackie Robinson was signed to play for the Brooklyn Dodgers, becoming the first African American to play for Major League Baseball. He smashed records and knocked down major social barriers on his way to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1962.
Test your knowledge of Jackie Robinson and his contributions off the field with PBS Black Culture Connection’s Jackie Robinson quiz.
Photo Credit: National Baseball Hall of Fame Library, Cooperstown, NY.
baseball makes me so happy (✿◠‿◠)