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Chicago business offers one year's rent to struggling family of LLWS hero

Jaheim Benton helped the Chicago-based Jackie Robinson West team to a place in the Little League World Series finals in Williamsport, Penn. last week, drawing attention to the financial struggles his family has endured. 263 more words


Hugh's Stint on the 15-Day DL

Aug. 31, 2014

Ten days ago, on August 21st, Hugh had his tonsils and adenoids removed, for totally unambiguous reasons and not a moment too soon. 1,268 more words

Why Now is the Best Time of the Year for a Sports Fan

In the twenty-plus years of being a sports fan, I’ve become accustomed to the lulls throughout the year.  Most people who relate know that our calendar is based around spring trainings, two-a-days and tip-offs. 194 more words


Chicago Business Owner Steps In To Help Homeless Jackie Robinson West Player's Family

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Chicago’s Jackie Robinson West, along with pitching phenom Mo’Ne Davis, provided the Little League World Series as much attention as it’s had any year since Danny Almonte fooled everyone. 362 more words


Leave It To A Maxipad Ad To Get Me All Misty-eyed #LikeAGirl

I’ve been thinking about this whole, “throw like a girl” thing since all eyes were on Mo’ne Davis being badass last week pitching in the Little League World Series. 340 more words

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A Heroes' Welcome Home for Taney Dragons by the City of Brotherly Love

By Chris Murray
For the Philadelphia Sunday Sun and the Chris Murray Report

PHILADELPHIA –A lot of people who would normally be hard at work in their Center City offices were instead gathered on the streets of Philadelphia in support of the Taney Dragons Little League team as part of a parade honoring the Mid-Atlantic Little League champions Wednesday. 828 more words

Campbell: Horse Racing, Little League, Phils, & More

By Bill Campbell

Horse Racing News

It was announced late last week that Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome will run in the $1 million Pennsylvania Derby on September 20th. 1,211 more words

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