Jackie Robinson West Coach Darold Butler: I’m still proud

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CHICAGO --The families of Jackie Robinson West are still reacting to having their championship stripped away by Little League.

JRW is no longer the U.S. champion after league officials concluded the team had players who lived outside their residency boundaries.

The league says the team covered it up with false boundary maps.

Jackie Robinson West’s coach Darold Butler has been suspended.

Butler spoke briefly to the media Wednesday night after league investigation found the team violated rules by using falsified maps to recruit players from outside team boundaries

All their wins from their run to the World Series championship game have been vacated.

JRW is not on probation and cannot compete in the Little League tournament until its top leaders are replaced.

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