Listen Live on  

620 WDAE

Tampa Bay's Sports Radio

Rick & Tom

Jackie Robinson West Support Blows Up Social Media

Posted August 24th, 2014 @ 11:46pm by John Mamola

BY: John Mamola

A group of 11-13 year old African American baseball players had the United States turned on its collective ear and the a city united once again behind a hometown sports team.  In case you've been living under a rock lately, Jackie Robinson West from the south side of Chicago won the United States championship of the Little League World Series, but fell in the national championship game to South Korea 8-4 on Sunday. 

The support for the kids from Chicago was overwhelming social media for a majority of the afternoon, and here are a few samples.


Recommended Stories

More from 620 WDAE