LLWS: Chicago's Jackie Robinson West tops Las Vegas for U.S. title
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Chicago's Jackie Robinson West bests Texas to stay alive in LLWS
struck out five in five innings, and Chicago's Jackie Robinson West beat Pearland, Texas 6-1 in an elimination ..... allowed Chicago to score two more runs in the inning Jackie Robinson West's three-run fourth inning was highlighted
Mayor: Jackie Robinson West 'pride of Chicago'
something to cheer about. Large crowds are expected at watch parties in Chicago as the 11- and 12-year-olds from the Jackie Robinson West All Stars take on a team from Las Vegas in Saturday afternoon's U.S. final in Pennsylvania. The winner
Mo'ne Davis, Philly ousted in LLWS by Chicago's Jackie Robinson West | FOX Sports
Joshua Houston had a clutch two-run single, reliever Cameron Bufford pitched a tense scoreless sixth inning, and Chicago held off gritty Philadelphia 6-5 on Thursday night in a matchup of inner-city teams at the Little League World Series.
Revisiting Ichiro's MLB-breaking contract
excellent basestealer. I don’t believe I would vote for him, based purely on his career in the American League. But Jackie Robinson and Roy Campanella didn’t really have Hall of Fame numbers in our National League, and yet both seem like deserving
Black golfer recognized for breaking barriers
While Sifford is an obscure figure outside of golf, those familiar with the game's history compare Sifford to Jackie Robinson , who broke baseball's color barrier in 1947. Sifford, in his 1992 autobiography, ''Just Let Me Play
UCLA honors Robinson, retires No. 42 for all teams
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) UCLA is honoring Jackie Robinson by retiring the former four-sport athlete's iconic ..... school collectively named 22 sports facilities the Jackie Robinson Athletics and Recreation Complex. Three UCLA athletes
FSSD Charity Partner of the Month: Jackie Robinson YMCA
ABOUT US: The Jackie Robinson Family YMCA serves an ethnically ..... UPCOMING EVENT: 18th Annual Tribute to Jackie Robinson & Scholarship Gala Date: April ..... Harbor Island Resort The Tribute to Jackie Robinson & Scholarship Gala was originally
What Jackie Robinson means to two Royals
It's Jackie Robinson Day throughout baseball, and Royals outfielders Justin Maxwell and Jarrod Dyson share their thoughts about how Robinson blazed a trail for so many people.
Developers say work to begin on Vegas Strip arena
the Las Vegas Strip. Although they await final approvals from several agencies, businessman and former NBA player Jackie Robinson joined project designers at the 27-acre site to say the planned 22,000-seat All Net Resort & Arena will be built