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More than 330 team members expected to wear Robinson's No. 42

Updated: April 14, 2008, 6:23 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- The 30 major league teams and the sport's league office will combine to sponsor a Jackie Robinson Foundation scholar for each club from 2009-11.

The pledge of $1.2 million announced Monday raises the foundation's support from MLB and its teams to more than $10 million since 1996, the commissioner's office said.

Players again have been invited to wear Robinson's No. 42 on Tuesday, the 61st anniversary of when Robinson played his first game for the Brooklyn Dodgers and broke ...

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