Jackie Robinson's final season in MLB was 1956.
Jackie Robinson retired from baseball at age 37 on January 5, 1957
Jackie Robinson retired from baseball on January 5, 1957. He was 38.
He retired because the Dodgers traded him to the Giants.
He broke the color barrier
He was born 1 year ago
Jackie Robinson played his last game on September 30, 1956. He retired after the season, after learning that he had been traded to the Giants.
Robinson played his entire Major League career with the Brooklyn Dodgers.
Jackie Robinson retired from Major League Baseball on January 5, 1957, at the age of 37. He was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1962.