Taney Dragons Parade Throughout City To Celebrate LLWS Run

CBS Philly

By John McDevitt

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – It was a big day for Philadelphia’s standout little league team — the Taney Dragons — who floated through Center City Wednesday during a parade celebrating their recent run during the Little League Worls Series.

PHOTOS: Taney Dragons Parade

One of the stops of the parade was at the Kimmel Center.

Mayor Michael Nutter led a cheer for the Taney Dragons, then members of the Philly Pops played the theme song of Rocky.

“It didn’t matter to us whether they won the series or not for the pride they brought to Philadelphia the Philly Pops! wanted to give something back,” says Frank Giordano, president of the Philly Pops.

Members of the Philly Pops perform during the Taney Dragon's Parade Wednesday. (Credit: John Mcdevitt) Members of the Philly Pops perform during the Taney Dragon’s Parade Wednesday. (Credit: John Mcdevitt)

Suzanne Hamilton and her husband Dave were among hundreds of fans that cheered for the team when their float stopped in…

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