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Members Jackie RobinsWest Little League team from Chicago Ill. ride Little League GrSlam Parade as it makes its way through

Members of the Jackie Robinson West Little League team from Chicago, Ill., ride in the Little League Grand Slam Parade as it makes its way through downtown Williamsport, Pa., Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014. The Little League World Series tournament begins Thursday, August 14, in South Williamsport, Pa.. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

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Updated: August 14, 2014 2:45PM



The Jackie Robinson West All Stars ended a 31-year drought when the Chicago team earned a spot in the Little League World Series.



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