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Jackie Robinson's legacy still special to Texas College

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Thursday, April 11, 2013 - 6:01pm

The new movie "42", a bio-pic about Jackie Robinson, has introduced a whole new generation to his incredible story.

For players at Texas College, a HBCU, the history of pro-baseball's first player to break the color barrier is espically important.

But this season, the percentage of African-American's in the MLB is at it's lowest since 1959.

KETK spoke with players about Robinson's legacy, and the falling number of black players in MLB.

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