First Integrated Spring Training Game

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Where did the first integrated spring training baseball game take place and in what year?

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On March 17, 1946, Hall-of-Famer Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier by playing in the first integrated spring training baseball game when the Montreal Royals, the farm team he played for, played a spring training game against their parent club, the Brooklyn Dodgers in Daytona Beach, FL. Since that time, the stadium where the game took place was named after Robinson and today a life-size statue of him has been placed at the stadium entrance.

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