Listen: Jackie Robinson Day 2019: How Sports World Is Honoring MLB Icon
"Jesse thomas? Doug, Niemeier master control happy. Jackie Robinson day in major league. Baseball is the Rockies and all of MLB honor the the man who is head such an impact on the game and really American society and everybody wearing forty two. You got nice forty two jersey on there tonight. I'll thank you. I I kinda like it myself Jesse gave that to me a little bit earlier. Yeah. Now, it's always a great day in major league baseball was at seventy two years ago or Seventy-three today that t- broke the color barrier in major league baseball. And and we'll talk about it tonight, Jack, I'm sure as we proceed, but just to apply near in so many ways, but I think respected as a human being as much as. Assistant athlete in in Brecon that color barrier. And major league baseball does such a great job of honoring. Jackie Robinson for the Rockies. The outstanding effort by Airmont Marquez yesterday the first complete game one hitter by a Rockies pitcher in the franchise's history and airman's good, buddy. Antonio sensitivity comes off the deal trying to keep that going. Yeah. Exactly. Right. You're reminding be they're about the same age that didn't quite remember being that way. But those two guys are buddies. They're just about the same age and insensitive. I would like to something similar today. He is making his major his two thousand nineteen debut. We know the talent he has got off to a great start in his career. A couple years ago said some injury issues, but the he'll is completely healed. We are told the blisters on an issue. He's ready to go tonight and can throw up to ninety pitches. We are told it'll be Joey Luke, Casey and other left-hander to face the Rockies tonight should be a good matchup. We'll go in depth with how this Padres team has gotten off to their good start as Jerry sits down with one of their voices. Jesse agla? We'll have that for you coming up next here on the KOA Rockies radio network. I Jack."