Jackie Robinson’s iconic shadow extends beyond baseball to society in general. In many news polls taken around the year 2000, Robinson was named the most influential figure of the 20th Century. His breaking of baseball’s color line, opened new paths for societal diversity and started a movement towards equality that continues to this day.
Robinson’s societal stature makes his cards all the more desirable in our current political climate. This solid VG-EX 4 glows with deep color and carries explosive eye appeal. Softness at the corners, a blue printing plate that was a bit out of registration, and indications of modest handling keep the grade at a solid PSA 4.