New York Yankees defeat Los Angeles Angels, 6-2
You'd have to go no further than Robinson Cano's first name to see that the Yankees' second baseman is a living tribute the pioneer who broke baseball's color barrier 63 years ago yesterday.
So on the day that Jackie Robinson was honored around the major leagues - with everyone in uniform wearing No. 42 - who better to be hitting hero in New York than the kid they call "Robbie."
"It means a lot to me" to be named for the legendary Brooklyn Dodger, Cano said before Thurs...