The Taney Dragons’ Magical Ride Comes to an End

Philly's entry in the Little League World Series came up just short of advancing. They deserve a parade anyway.

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:

And now there’s a petition to encourage Mayor Nutter to throw a parade for the team that captured the city’s heart.

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