CHICAGO (WLS) -- The Jackie Robinson West Little League team received a special honor Sunday at a South Side art gallery.
State Senators Jacqueline Collins and Emil Jones led a celebration for the players at The Woodshop, an African and Caribbean art gallery on East 75th Street.
Players received reproductions from famed artist Annie Lee. The piece depicts a young boy pitching in a sandlot baseball game.
Last month, Little League International stripped JRW of their national title after it was determined that some of players lived outside the team's boundaries.
Jackie Robinson West honored at South Side art gallery