Every player in Major League Baseball — it should be noted that four games have been postponed by rain — will sport No. 42 on Tuesday night to honor Jackie Robinson’s breaking of the color barrier.
Curtis Granderson is not in the Mets’ starting lineup against the host Diamondbacks because of minor rib cage, forearm, and knee injuries that he sustained in a collision with the outfield wall on Monday, but he will be sporting these custom cleats on the bench:
Granderson’s cleats for tonight’s game — which he will not start. pic.twitter.com/BIiqC5TylS
— Marc Carig (@MarcCarig) April 15, 2014