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Baseball's dramatic shift noted in '1954'

...and Roberto Clemente would make his debut with the Pittsburgh Pirates the following year. It was seven years after Jackie Robinson signed with the Brooklyn Dodgers and broke baseball's color barrier.As Madden notes, the rising profile for black...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-09-13/baseballs-dramatic-shift-noted-1954
Las Vegas has been on a roll in Little League World Series

...acquaintances with Chicago's Jackie Robinson West in the U.S. final today...with Chicago, Las Vegas outhit Jackie Robinson West 13-2 behind Brennan Holligan's...gt; along with Chicago. The Jackie Robinson West squad is the first Urban...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-22/las-vegas-has-been-roll-little-le
Bud Selig is praised on Jackie Robinson Day

...Marking the 67th anniversary of the day Jackie Robinson broke baseball's color barrier, the...executive opening.MLB also sponsors 35 Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholars.Jackson said Jackie Robinson Day had become "a national holiday for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-15/bud-selig-praised-jackie
Jackie Robinson honored throughout majors

Fifty-nine years after Jackie Robinson broke baseball's color barrier...Stadium on Saturday, which was "Jackie Robinson Day" throughout the major leagues...Two years ago, Selig decided "Jackie Robinson Day" would be an annual event...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/16/bas_77740.shtml
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Chicago team advances to finals of Little League World Series

...World Series.The Great Lakes Region champions from Jackie Robinson West advanced to meet South Korea in Sunday's title...error.Ed Howard then came on to close it out for Jackie Robinson West, a member of the Urban Initiative which supports...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-23/chicago-team-advances-fi
Mo'ne Davis' Philadelphia team loses to Las Vegas

...Vegas in Saturday's U.S. title game and sends Philadelphia into an elimination game tonight against Chicago's Jackie Robinson team. The Great Lakes champion beat Pearland, Texas 6-1, on Tuesday night in an elimination game.Davis, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-20/mone-davis-philadelphia-
Chicago ends Davis', Philadelphia's run in Little League World Series

...Mo'ne Davis from getting one last shot to put another stamp on what had become her personal playground.Chicago's Jackie Robinson West, comprised of all back players, is making its first appearance in 31 years in the Little League World Series...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-21/chicago-ends-davis-phila
Mo'ne Davis makes impact around the world

...entertaining ride through the Little League World Series.Their trip ended Thurs day night with a 6-5 loss to Chicago's Jackie Robinson West ? but that setback after two weeks in the spotlight didn't diminish Davis' impact or dim her future.For...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-22/mone-davis-makes-impact-
Texas team eliminates Washington from Little League World Series

...tonight. CHICAGO 8, CUMBERLAND, R.I. 7Joshua Houston tiebreaking RBI single in the fifth inning lifted Chicago's Jackie Robinson West to a victory over Cumberland, R.I.After Darion Radcliff's RBI single tied the score, Houston stepped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-18/texas-team-eliminates-wa
Cher in the City: Little League scores in hearts

...I was rooting for Chicago's Jackie Robinson West (JRW). I loved the fact...Come on, Chicago!" and "Go Jackie Robinson West!" I even jumped up from...around in the final inning.Jackie Robinson West fell short. South Korea...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-08-26/cher-city-little-leag