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An American and Costa Rican softball team gather together for a picture after a tournament in San Antonio. 16-inch softball has always been popular because it is a game that can be played anywhere. Only requiring a ball and a bat, softball is enjoyed by professional players, adults, and children in various communities. 16-inch has …

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46 Days to Go! Nathanial “Sweetwater” Clitfton

The name Nat “Sweetwater” Clifton is not one that is unfamiliar in the world of sports. Not only is the 6’ 8” multi-sport player one of the most famous 16-inch softball players, but Sweetwater also played for the Chicago American Giants, Harlem Globetrotters, and was one of the first African Americans to join the NBA. …

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49 Days To Go! What Famous Chicagoans Do You Know?

The Hall of Fame will feature displays dedicated to those famous Chicagoans who have helped shape the sport in the city that they love. Pictures of Richard J. Daley, Tim Weigel, Ron Santo, Michael Jordan, Jim McMahon, Mike Royko, Gary Sinese, Joe Montegna, Chris Chelios, Mike North, Bob Sirott, Supreme Court Justice Kagan, among many …

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