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Mo'ne Davis' legacy isn't done with this Little League World Series
Mo'ne Davis' legacy isn't done with this Little League World Series

Mo’ne Davis is different. The 13-year-old from Philadelphia flings curveballs that buckle knees and fastballs that zip 46 feet to home plate at 70 mph. In the last week, Davis became the first girl to throw a shutout in the Little League World Series, the youngest athlete to appear on the cover of Sports Illustrated and, for good measure, attracted a record 34,128 fans to Lamade Stadium in South Williamsport, Pa., on Wednesday to see what the pitcher for the Taney Dragons would do next. She didn’t just share the field with the boys. She dominated them. “I throw my curveball like Clayton Kershaw and my fastball like Mo’ne Davis,” she said. Seventeen other...

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