The Rookie of the Year award was introduced in 1947. The first person to win it was Jackie Robinson, for reasons unrelated to the color of his skin.
Jackie Roosevelt Robinson Won Three Two Awards In Baseball They Were The Rookie Of The Year, Presidential Medal Of Freedom, And The Jackie Robinson Award.
Robinson won the Rookie of the Year award and the Most Valuable Player award during his career. He was also elected to the Hall of Fame.
Jackie Robinson won a World Series with the 1955 Brooklyn Dodgers.
yes he did win the nba rookie of the year in 2003
Robinson did not pitch in the major leagues.
Jackie Robinson is a generous baseball player that joined the neegro leagues. he tried his best to win with his team.
he entered one time in 1996 but lost to his teammate graham hill but he did win the rookie of the year for his performance
That was 1949 when he hit .342. He was named National League MVP that season.
The Rookie of The Year trophy..
Jackie robinson was the first african american to play in the major leagues and win the first major league game