Yankees celebrate Jackie Robinson by unveiling Nelson Mandela plaque

At Yankee Stadium on April 15, 2014, the Yankees unveiled a plaque honoring Nelson Mandela in Monument Park, as part of the team's 2014 Jackie Robinson Day pregame ceremony. (Courtesy of the YES Network)

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