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, NY, US
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.