Congressional Baseball Game (2010) - jef1000

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Rachel Robinson, the widow of the legendary Jackie Robinson, who broke baseball's color barrier in April 1947, attended the 49th annual Congressional Baseball Game, Mrs. Robinson poses here with Congressman Ben Chandler (D-KY). He is the grandson of then baseball commissioner "Happy" Chandler who had played a major role in integrating baseball. (Photo by Jeff Malet)

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