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Jackie Robinson

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  • Chicago Little League team ready, if not rested

     Chicago Little League team ready, if not rested
    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — The South Side Little Leaguers playing for a World Series title in Pennsylvania this week believe they have everything needed to bring home the championship. "Our offense is the best," first baseman Trey Hondras said....
  • Brewers 6, Cubs 2

    The Sports Xchange By Jack McCarthy, The Sports Xchange Brewers 6, Cubs 2 CHICAGO -- Right-hander Mike Fiers scattered three hits and struck out 14 over six shutout innings as the Milwaukee Brewers salvaged a series split with Thursday's 6-2 victory...
  • Brewers' Fiers handcuffs Cubs, whiffs 14

    The Sports Xchange By Jack McCarthy, The Sports Xchange Brewers' Fiers handcuffs Cubs, whiffs 14 CHICAGO -- Mike Fiers looks like he might be hard to dislodge from the Milwaukee Brewers' starting rotation. Called up from Triple-A Nashville on Saturday...
  • Chicago's Little League team worth watching

      Chicago's Little League team worth watching
    America tells stories to itself in images, funny ones, sad ones, selfies we send out over our phones with snarky comments. But lately, the ones that get the most traction are the angry ones. They seize us like hands around our throats. And that's what...
  • Sports TV and radio: Sunday's 8/17 log (updated Sunday AM)

    6:30 a.m.    Golf: Made in Denmark final round (in Farso).--Golf 7 a.m.    Motorsports: MotoGP World Championship: Grand Prix of the Czech Republic (in Brno).--FS1 8:25 a.m.    Soccer: English Premier League: Southampton at Liverpool.--NBCSN 9 a.m.   ...
  • Carl Crawford reaches out to Jackie Robinson West Little League team

    Carl Crawford watched them play last year, and they struck a chord. He was taken back to his own Little League playing days back in Houston. The Jackie Robinson West team was an all-black team from Chicago. During a time when the participation of blacks...
  • Sports TV and radio: Saturday's 8/9 log (updated Saturday AM with many pairings)

    7 a.m.    NFL preseason: Tampa Bay at Jacksonville (d.).--NFL Net. 8:30 a.m.    Basketball: U17 World Championship: U.S. vs. Angola (in Dubai).--ESPNU 9 a.m.    Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel 47 and Verizon FiOs 17 in Newport News).--...
  • Reel Critics: A wild ride with 'Guardians'

    Imagine revisiting the classic intergalactic bar scene from "Star Wars." Bizarre humanoids from many planets share their mutual suspicion of each other while sipping strange drinks. Now throw a flash-bang grenade into the bar. The chaos that follows could...
  • Letters: Something's still a little off with Dodgers

    Letters: Something's still a little off with Dodgers
    In trying to make some sense out of the Dodgers' TV shame, Bill Dwyre suggested that fans could at least simulcast Vin Scully during the locally televised Freeway Series. But that's just another fool's errand. You can't simulcast anymore, what with...
  • Sports TV and radio: Thursday's 8/7 log (updated Thursday AM)

    12:30 p.m.    Baseball: N.Y. Mets at Washington.--MASN 1 p.m.    Tennis: Men’s Rogers Cup round of 16 (in Toronto).--ESPN2 1 p.m.    Baseball: Detroit at N.Y. Yankees or (at 2) San Francisco at Milwaukee.--MLB Net. 1 p.m.    Golf: PGA Championship...
  • Hollywood Films Fail to Represent Diversity in U.S., Study Shows

    Hollywood is not projecting the increasing diversity of the U.S. on the silver screen, according to a USC Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism study released on Monday. Latinos remain the most underrepresented ethnic group in films, the study...