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By Morris Levin
In Williamsport, Pennsylvania this afternoon at 3:00 PM, the Taney Youth Baseball Association all star team meets South Nashville in round one of the 2014 Little League World Series. This is kind of a big deal in my neighborhood near Philadelphia’s Italian Market, where Taney is the area little league. . . . → Read More: Love Song for Taney
The boy shown at right is Yossi Lipskier, a nine-year-old who plays on a Little League team in Arizona. As you can see, he’s wearing tzitzit — the knotted fringes attached to the corners of the prayer shawl worn by observant Jewish males. Yossi, the only Jew on his team (and, according to . . . → Read More: Religious Garb on the Field of Play: Kosher or Not?
I was recently poking around on Etsy and came across a copy of a 1952 children’s book called Little Leaguer’s First Uniform. Sounded like good Uni Watch fodder, so I scooped it up for $10.
The title turns out to be somewhat misleading, as the book isn’t about a kid’s first uni. Instead, . . . → Read More: Uni Watch Library: Little Leaguer’s First Uniform