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Rare Jackie Robinson Photos Found In Basement

6:24 PM, Apr 12, 2013   |    comments
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(KSDK Sports) -- Jackie Robinson has a connection to St. Louis, but it might not have ever been known had the granddaughter of Branch Rickey not opened a random box in her basement one day.

In the box she found a photo album belonging to her grandfather Branch Rickey, the legendary baseball genius, who paved the way for Jackie Robinson to become the first African American ballplayer, back in 1947.

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