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The young men of the RBI World Series have played their last game and
skedaddled making room for the young ladies for some exciting
softball. This morning they arrived bright and early for their team
photo and to take the field for the start of the softball portion of
the RBI World Series.
All eight of the team photos are posted below including a group shot.
portion of the RBI World Series culminates with two-time defending
champ Detroit facing a very talent Tampa team. More postings are to
follow as the event unfolds.
When was the last time you met a Major League Baseball Hall of Famer?
Well pardner, that’s just too long. Today, while the young men of the
2008 RBI World Series competed for the chance to play in the
championship game at Angel Stadium, Hall-of-Famer Dave Winfield visited
the Urban Youth Academy. He met with players to offer words of advice
and encouragement. The chance for these young men to meet such an
influential figure has the potential to pay huge dividends as they get
the opportunity to learn from one of game’s best. Enjoy the
It’s playoff time! The 2008 RBI World Series officially began the
playoff portion of the tournament today. All teams participating in
the RBI World Series were seeded by their record from the round robin
portion of the tournament Here are some pictures from some of the
games played at the Urban Youth Academy.
As these young men compete against the teams from around the nation, the hope of playing the championship game at Angel Stadium is palpable. Players run faster, throw harder and give that last ounce of hustle needed to come out on top. Should be exciting to watch!