Tributes to Frank, Part 1

Even though its been a few days, the sadness of losing Frank Robinson has not gone away. His importance to the game has been remembered by the entire nation. Some of the most moving tributes have been made by the baseball world, who likely knew him best.

It was this tweet by Jim Palmer that broke the news to me that our beloved Frank had passed on:

The baseball world quickly shared the news and their sorrow. Below are just a few of the tweets expressing condolences and appreciation for Robinson’s career:

Of course, it wasn’t just MLB that recognized the significance of Robinson’s baseball career. Tomorrow, I’ll recap some of the other tributes to Frank.

~ baseballrebecca