SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. - Mo'ne Davis looked at her coach and smiled. This seemed like the question she had been longing to hear.
"What would you like the public to know about your teammates," a national reporter asked.
"These guys should be interviewed more," Davis responded. "It's not just about me. It's about the whole team. And without them, we wouldn't be here right now."
Taney's star pitcher had just finished Friday afternoon's two-hit shutout, leading the Dragons to a 4-0 win over Nashville in the first Little League World Series game played by a Philadelphia team.
The South Philly 13-year-old has nearly 7,000 followers on Instagram and received a congratulatory tweet from Kevin Durant a day after taking batting practice in his signature shorts.