April 15th – Jackie Robinson Day

(KTVI) - There will be a pause on this April 15 at baseball stadiums across the country to commemorate the 67th anniversary of Jackie Robinson breaking baseball’s color carrier.

Major League Baseball players and coaching staff across the country will wear the legend’s iconic uniform number  “42″ in solidarity to Robinson’s first game playing for the Brooklyn Dodgers.

Brown Shoe company executive David Walker is with the Jackie Robinson Foundation. He talks about the event.