Philadelphia’s Taney Dragons were entertaining to the very end. They came up just short in their elimination game Thursday night, losing 6-5 to Chicago with the tying run on third base.
We’ll have more on this in the morning, but right now, I think the AP’s Kathy Matheson is saying what we’re all feeling:
— Kathy Matheson (@kmatheson) August 22, 2014
And now there’s a petition to encourage Mayor Nutter to throw a parade for the team that captured the city’s heart.
— Philly Mag (@phillymag) August 22, 2014
We will recognize the great accomplishments of the Taney Dragons, we have to work out arrangements with the team and their parents. Go Taney
— Michael A. Nutter (@Michael_Nutter) August 22, 2014
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