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Jackie Robinson was the first black man to play major league Baseball. This was a precedent because no black people had ever played Major League Baseball before him. Not only was he the first black man to play in the majors, he was a phenomenal player. Hope this answers your question. this phonomenal player played baseball and let people throw things at him and call him bad names and he didnt let thet stop for that i call him a hero.

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