D-backs vs. Pirates // First Pitch: 6:40PM
Join the D-backs for Jackie Robinson Day celebrating the African American heritage. The D-backs will honor Jackie’s legacy by celebrating his life, values and accomplishments. D-backs players will wear the #42 on their jerseys.
The day will also feature:
- All-Star displays around the concourse from the Negro League Baseball Museum
- Ceremonial first pitch by Herm Edwards (Head Coach // ASU)
- Pregame panel feat.
- Bob Kendrick (President // Negro League Baseball Museum)
- Herm Edwards (Head Coach // ASU)
- William Rhoden (Sports Journalist, Former NY Times Columnist)
- Ken Shropshire (CEO // Global Sport Institute ASU)
- Pregame bible study hosted by Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church (Pastor Terry Mackey)