Why A Chicago Little League Team Forfeited Its U.S. Title
Jackie Robinson West, the first all-black Little League team to win the U.S. title, was stripped of that championship Wednesday.By Jamal Andress | February 11, 2015
Tearing down one of the more inspirational sports stories of the year, Chicago's Jackie Robinson West Little League team has been stripped of its Little League regional and U.S. title.
"Make some noise for our boys!" said a supporter.
Jackie Robinson West was the first all-black Little League team to win the U.S. title and the first to make it to the world series championship. Jackie Robinson West ultimately lost to Seoul in the World Series 8 - 4. (Video via Chicago Sun-Times)