Mayor Rahm Emanuel's Play Ball Chicago, in partnership with the Chicago Parks Foundation and the Chicago Park District, aims to grow inner city youth baseball and softball in Chicago. Your donation will help uniform and equip teams, hire umpires, and help support general program and field maintenance.
To find out more visit: http://bit.ly/PlayBallChi
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The Harlem Globetrotters got their start in Chicago as the "Savoy Big 5." They played their first game in 1926 at the Savoy Ballroom. In 1927, they moved to New York and became the Harlem Globetrotters.