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Rogers Aldermen To Discuss Establishing A Miracle League

Posted: April 18, 2014 at 5 a.m.

ROGERS -- The city has leagues for baseball, basketball, softball and soccer, and if some aldermen are successful, there will be a Miracle League.

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The Miracle League

• In 1998, the Rockdale Youth Baseball Association in Georgia formed the Miracle League to further its mission of providing opportunities for all children to play baseball regardless of the ability.

• There are 250 Miracle League organizations in the U.S.

• Miracle League of Arkansas started its first season in 2006 with 42 players.

• The Arkansas League now has more than 500 players.

• At the end of each Miracle League Game in Arkansas, the players line up and sing “Take Me Out to the Ballgame.”

Source: Staff Report

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