42.

I can’t believe it’s March. Opening Day, nay baseball, is approximately one month away. As I wait patiently, cringing at the (not surprisingly) rough beginning of Spring Training for the Pirates as well as the many (possibly damning) injuries that have cropped up across the league, I am also waiting for the movie 42.

42 – The True Story of an American LegendĀ is the filmic telling of the historic phenom that was Jackie Robinson (and Brooklyn Dodgers GM Branch Rickey). I’m not going to say how many times I’ve watched the trailer so far, but you should immediately (see below). Man.