Jackie Robinson Steals Home


Jackie Robin­son Steals Home, orig­i­nally uploaded by stechico.

One of the pri­mary rea­sons why I’ve grown to love the Dodgers.

Base­ball World Series

Sub­way Series: Brook­lyn Dodger Jackie Robin­son charg­ing wildy fr. 3rd base as unwary NY Yan­kee catcher Yogi Berra squats behind Dodger bat­ter dur­ing Jackie’s steal of home plate in the 8th inning of the 1st game of the World Series at Yan­kee Stadium.

Loca­tion: New York, NYUS
Date taken: Sep­tem­ber 28, 1955
Pho­tog­ra­pher: Ralph Morse

This photo is from the LIFE photo archive hosted Google here. It’s very nice of them to do this as more peo­ple can reflect back to the great images that Life has taken over the years.

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