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On The Fly: Connecticut Gems In Ken Burns' Documentary On Jackie Robinson

On The Fly: Connecticut Gems In Ken Burns' Documentary On Jackie Robinson

Ken Burns has a four-hour documentary on Jackie Robinson on PBS. Chris Erskine, writing for the Los Angeles Times, lists this among what he called the most interesting disclosures: 'When Robinson moved his young family to Connecticut, they lived temporarily with the family of future singer Carly Simon, as Simon's wealthy mother, Andrea, worked diligently to fight off local housing bias." Part one is Monday 9-11 p.m.; part two airs Tuesday 9-11 p.m. ... The Mets will raise the NL championship banner Friday afternoon in the home opener.

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