Tuesday, Mar 3, 2015 at 07:45 PM CST

JRW Whistleblower Arrested in Evergreen Park

JRW Whistleblower Arrested in Evergreen Park

Chris Janes, the vice president of the Evergreen Park Athletic Association who prompted an investigation into the Jackie Robinson West Little League team, was arrested early Tuesday morning and charged...

Saturday, Feb 14, 2015 at 05:33 PM CST

Rev. Jackson Hosts Reaffirmation Rally for JRW Players

Rev. Jackson Hosts Reaffirmation Rally for JRW Players

Rev. Jesse Jackson and other supporters of the Jackie Robinson West Little League team gathered at a reaffirmation rally Saturday morning calling for an investigation into all Little League teams that...

Thursday, Feb 12, 2015 at 06:20 PM CST

Team Officials: JRW Still Champions

Team Officials: JRW Still Champions

Officials with the Jackie Robinson West All-Stars on Thursday claimed the team is still national champions of the Little League World Series, despite the league's decision to strip them of their title Wednesday...

Thursday, Feb 12, 2015 at 02:55 PM CST

The Tale of Jackie Robinson West

The Tale of Jackie Robinson West

A look back at the journey of the Jackie Robinson West Little League team.

Thursday, Feb 12, 2015 at 01:54 PM CST

Indiana Little League Team Says It Feels Cheated by JRW Scandal

Indiana Little League Team Says It Feels Cheated by JRW Scandal

Players on the New Albany Little League All-Stars team from southern Indiana, who lost to Jackie Robinson West in the Great Lakes championship, say they feel cheated by the recent boundary scandal.

Thursday, Feb 12, 2015 at 11:56 AM CST

Survey: Was Stripping JRW of Title a Right Call?

Survey: Was Stripping JRW of Title a Right Call?

Chicago's Jackie Robinson West Little League team was stripped of its Little League World Series national championship title.

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