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Branch Rickey, president of the Brooklyn Dodgers, asked Jackie Robinson to sign with the Dodgers.

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Q: Who asked Jackie Robinson to join the dodgers?
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What was the name of the guy who asked Jackie Robinson to join the Brooklyn dodgers?

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