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MLB taking students to see '42'

Updated: April 22, 2013, 4:24 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Major League Baseball and its 30 teams plan to take thousands of teenagers to see the Jackie Robinson film "42."

MLB announced the movie outing Monday.

Teams will choose students from the eighth grade to the 12th grade in the United States and Canada for private screenings in their cities. Commissioner Bud Selig will host the first showing Tuesday in Milwaukee along with Sharon Robinson, daughter of the player who broke baseball's color barrier in 1947.

Selig says ...

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