South Side Chicago Team Looks to Win Little League World Series

The team of young ball players still has a chance at the championship after a crushing defeat.
2:09 | 08/18/14

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A lot of teams are in the little league world series. Have you been watching? So many feel good stories, including the team from the south side of Chicago. Taking the field again tonight. ABC's gio Benitez in the social square has that story for us. Good morning. Good morning again. People couldn't get enough of the little league world series because of this star, Mo'ne Davis. But another team is making headlines with this hashtag, llws. It's a little team that defied the odds. They may be little, but they have one big dream. This one on the ground. Tough play. And despite a disappointing loss on Sunday to mount ridge. Chicago's Jackie Robinson west little league team isn't giving up just yet. The team, now famous for overcoming the odds has one more chance to stay in the competition as they take on Cumberland, Rhode Island, in the double elimination series tonight. They have energy, enthusiasm, they're idealistic, a lot of fun and play together. That's what life's all about. Reporter: Crowds gathering at the team's name sake park, cheering on the 13 young boys, becoming beacons of hope for some of the most dangerous neighborhoods in the country. The first team from Chicago to make it skpot world series in 31 years. The community rallying around, even selling t-shirts to pay for the trip to Pennsylvania. This has brought so many people together, and we're so proud. Reporter: And they're not the only ones basking in the little league limelight. Female pitching phenom Mo'ne Davis proving Sunday night she's just as talented at third base as she and the Philadelphia dragons beat out the players from Texas. She'll be back on then mound Wednesday. And her little team is getting big notice by the pros on Twitter. The Phillies tweeting, all we can say is wow. Congratulations everybody, huh? Showing them a lot of love. A blast to watch.

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