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Little League scandal brings back the past

LOS ANGELES - The recent story of Chicago's Jackie Robinson West Little League team, their U.S. title taken...Apple.In addition to the flow of memories, the Jackie Robinson West forfeiture left one other cloud hanging over...
Violent backdrop in sports to Jackie Robinson Day

...dugouts, all wearing No. 42 on Jackie Robinson Day, the Washington Nationals...with ceremonies for the fifth Jackie Robinson Day at stadiums all over the...So when you're talking about Jackie Robinson, I don't think people realize...
MLB marks 67th anniversary of Robinson debut

...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...
Celebrated Little League team stripped of championship title

...last summer, the all-black Jackie Robinson West team was the toast of from Las Vegas that lost to Jackie Robinson West in the national championship...with the country rooting for Jackie Robinson West and a team from Philadelphia...
Little League World Series news

...league, and "show me the money" Jackie Robinson West.Mexico's 11-1 win...playing career at any time.Jackie Robinson West took in over $300K in donations CHICAGO - Chicago's Jackie Robinson West baseball team accepted more...
When all's said and done, Berra was one of a kind

...fact, only once could people ever remember him getting angry. Watch how mad he gets when the plate umpire called Jackie Robinson safe on a steal of home in the 1955 World Series. A half-century later, Yogi still was steamed.There's a big...
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Yogi Berra remembered at funeral by family, sports royalty

...Mariano Rivera, Bernie Williams and Jorge Posada and club president Randy Levine. Rachel Robinson, the widow of Jackie Robinson, was there as was football Hall of Famer Harry Carson.Torre, now MLB's chief baseball officer, recalled for...
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World Sports Briefs

...Little League again reviewed the Jackie Robinson West documents and required the...initial determination that the Jackie Robinson West players meet eligibility...the world championship game, Jackie Robinson West was feted with a parade...
Tuesday Little League World Series highlights

...Texas, 6-1 in LLWS SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. - Joshua Houston struck out five in five innings, and Chicago's Jackie Robinson West beat Pearland, Texas, 6-1, in an elimination game in the Little League World Series on Tuesday night.Chicago...
Today in sports history for Thursday, Jan. 6, 2015

...Ray Robinson in a 15-round split decision to capture the world middleweight boxing title.1962 - Bob Feller and Jackie Robinson are elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Robinson, who broke baseball's racial barrier, is the first black...


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