Anna Howe and Tank Wright were selected as Grand Prize winners in the 2017 Breaking Barriers essay contest by Major League Baseball and Scholastic. The essay contest is the central component of the educational program. More
On the 70th anniversary of Jackie Robinson breaking Major League Baseball's color barrier, the Dodgers unveiled a statue of Jackie at Dodger Stadium. The likeness captures No. 42's iconic steal of home during his rookie season. More
Kendal Young and Sadie Chamberlain were selected as the two Grand Prize winners from more than 17,000 entries around the U.S. and Canada. Young and Chamberlain led the pack of 20 Breaking Barriers national essay winners. More
Major League Baseball recognized the Breaking Barriers essay winner, Kayla Savory, prior to Game 2 of the World Series. Breaking Barriers, developed by Jackie Robinson's daughter, Sharon, has reached more than 22 million people. More
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