VIDEO: CBS News on Jackie Robinson's legacy

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Monday will mark 66 years to the day since Jackie Robinson first appeared in a major-league baseball game, breaking the color barrier and effectively clearing the path for myraid players unfairly excluded due simply to the color of their skin.

Jackie Robinson Day seems extra special this year, too, as "42" hit theaters everywhere this past Friday.

And with all that in mind, CBS' Sunday Morning team has put together a piece on Robinson, which includes interviews with Robinson's widow, Rachel, and former teammate Ralph Branca.

If you have seven and a half minutes, please watch. It's well worth it.

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Matt Snyder has been a baseball writer with CBS Sports since 2011. A member of the BBWAA, he's now covered the last six World Series beginning with the epic 2011 Fall Classic. The former Indiana University... Full Bio

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