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Danny Almonte said he's sympathetic about the plight facing the deposed U.S. Little League champions from Chicago's Jackie Robinson West league — Associated Press

ORG XMIT: PX202 ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND EDITIONS, AUG. 13-14 – FILE – In this Aug. 26, 2001 file photo, Bronx, N.Y., pitcher Danny Almonte throws against the Netherlands Antillies during the consolation game at the Little League World Series in South Williamsport, Pa. Ten years after Almonte and his team was disqualified from the World Series for being too old, the repercussions of the big-league scandal resonate through Little League, while Almonte’s hopes of playing in the majors haven’t come true. (AP Photo/Chris Gardner, File)