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Missing the mission

Everyone seems to have an opinion about Jackie Robinson West, the first all-African-American team to win the U.S. Little League and, as of just a few days ago, the first team stripped of its title because it allegedly used players who were not in their boundaries. 284 more words

Joe Posnanski

IT HAS ONLY JUST BEGUN... FIGHTING FOR THE JACKIE ROBINSON WEST LITTLE LEAGUE TITLE

DONT you dare turn your head when injustices are surfacing within a children’s baseball club. You might believe they have certain facts but not the whole truth that has been willfully misrepresented. 70 more words

Sports Dads: Curry, Wozniacki, and My Dad on the Back Bleachers

By: Chris Dagonas

This past Monday was Family Day for us here in Ontario. Originally instituted by the Dalton McGuinty Liberals in 2008, Family Day has quickly become a favourite for young adults looking for an excuse to add an extra day to their weekend. 1,262 more words

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JAYDEN TEMPESCO

Jayden Tempesco is a really good baseball player he is a very defensive player and he is also a really good batter so that’s not all that he can do in baseball he can do both.

Little League Baseball

Could The NFL Learn Something about Integrity from Little League Baseball?

By Dr. John L. Reizer

Editor at NoFakeNews.net

Little League Baseball’s decision to strip the 2014 Little League U.S. National title from a Chicago team earlier this week speaks volumes about the organization’s desire to maintain the integrity of its tournament. 345 more words

Viral Little League Coach Says Adults In Jackie Robinson West Messed It Up For Kids

CUMBERLAND, R.I. (AP) — The coach whose inspirational speech to his team went viral after they lost in the Little League World Series says they got beat by cheaters and the adults who orchestrated the scheme should be ashamed. 301 more words

HBCU Sports

9 Kids Out

The complex issues of race and youth sports have come to the forefront in Chicago. A day after getting stripped of their national crown, officials from Chicago’s Jackie Robinson West Little League team appeared Thursday with a newly hired lawyer who pledged to review Little League International’s investigation to make sure it was done fairly. 150 more words

The Drive