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This gallery consists of 25 digital photographs taken throughout the Administration of President George W. Bush of Tee Ball on the South Lawn, an annual event that began in April 2001 and featured teams from across the Washington D.C. region.
  • A McGuire Air Force Base Yankee leads off with a hit during Tee Ball on the South Lawn, June 23, 2006, against the Dolcom Little League Indians at the White House.

    Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. (P062306PM-0121)

  • A McGuire Air Force Base Yankee, left, high fives a Dolcom Little League Indian during Tee Ball on the South Lawn, June 23, 2006, at the White House.

    Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. (P062306PM-0131)

  • Outfielders for the Dolcom Little League Indians of the Naval Submarine Base in Groton, Connecticut., dive for the ball on the South Lawn of the White House during action in the opening game of the 2006 tee ball season, June 23, 2006, between the McGuire Air Force Base Little League Yankees and the Dolcom Little League Indians.

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  • Dugout, the Little League Mascot, shares a moment with a member of the McGuire Air Force Base Little League Yankees during Tee Ball on the South Lawn, June 23, 2006, at the White House. The Yankees played the Dolcom Little League Indians of the Naval Submarine Base in Groton, Connecticut.

    Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. (P062306PM-0191)

  • Mrs. Laura Bush autographs a glove for a Dolcom Little League Indian, June 23, 2006, during Tee Ball on the South Lawn of the White House. The Indians played the McGuire Air Force Base Little League Yankees.

    Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. (P062306SC-0244)

  • A player for the Thurmont Little League Civitan Club of Frederick Challengers of Thurmont, Maryland, is accompanied to first base by a South Lawn buddy, July 30, 2006, at the White House Tee Ball on the South Lawn game against the Shady Spring Little League Challenger Braves of Shady Spring, West Virginia.

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  • A player for the Shady Spring Little League Challenger Braves of Shady Spring West Virginia, is helped around the bases, July 30, 2006, at the White House Tee Ball on the South Lawn game against the Thurmont Little League Civitan Club of Frederick Challengers of Thurmont, Maryland.

    Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. (P073006PM-0302)

  • President George W. Bush is joined for the singing of the national anthem by Meredith Cripe, a member of the Chantilly, Virginia Little League Challenger League, at the beginning of the first White House tee ball game of the 2007 season. The game pitted the Bobcats from Cumberland, Maryland, against the Red Wings of Luray, Virginia.

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  • Members of the Luray, Virginia Red Wings watch from the bench, June 27, 2007, during the first White House tee ball game of the 2007 season as they go against the Bobcats from Cumberland, Maryland, on the South Lawn of the White House.

    Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. (P062707CG-0122)

  • An excited member of the Wrigley Little League Dodgers of Los Angeles shows off his Presidential autographed baseball following their game against the Inner City Little League of Brooklyn, New York, July 15, 2007, at Tee Ball on the South Lawn.

    Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. (P071507JB-0240)

  • Players of the Jose M. Rodriguez Little League Angels of Manati, Puerto Rico, look toward President George W. Bush as he welcomes everyone to the 2008 Tee Ball on the South Lawn season opener, June 30, 2008, on the South Lawn of the White House.

    Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. (P063008ED-0233)

  • Players of the Cramer Hill Little League Red Sox of Camden, New Jersey hold their hats over their hearts during the singing of the National Anthem at the 2008 Tee Ball on the South Lawn season opener, June 30, 2008, on the South Lawn of the White House.

    Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. (P063008ED-0284)

  • The first baseman of the Jose M. Rodriguez Little League Angels from Manati, Puerto Rico reaches up to catch the ball during the season opener of the 2008 Tee Ball on the South Lawn, June 30, 2008, on the South Lawn of the White House.

    Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. (P063008ED-0358)

  • A player of the Jose M. Rodriguez Little League Angels from Manati, Puerto Rico hits the ball during the 2008 Tee Ball on the South Lawn season opener, June 30, 2008, on the South Lawn of the White House.

    Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. (P063008ED-0420)

  • President George W. Bush presents Angel Tavarez, of the Cramer Hill Little League Red Sox from Camden, New Jersey, with a baseball, June 30, 2008, following the opening game of the 2008 Tee Ball on the South Lawn. President Bush is joined on the field by Roberto Clemente, Jr. and Dugout, the Little League mascot.

    Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.

  • Players of the Jose M. Rodriguez Little League Angels of Manati, Puerto Rico, celebrate at the conclusion of the 2008 Tee Ball on the South Lawn season opener, June 30, 2008, at the White House.

    Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. (P063008JB-0331)

  • President George W. Bush is joined during the playing of the National Anthem by Roberto Clemente Jr., left, son of Hall of Famer Roberto Clemente; Angel Macias, who in 1957 became the only player to pitch a perfect game in Little League World Series history; and actor Jake T. Austin, right, who will portray Macias in an upcoming film about that game, June 30, 2008, at Tee Ball on the South ...

  • President George W. Bush poses for a photo with a fan in the stands, June 30, 2008, during the opening game of the 2008 tee ball season between the Cramer Hill Little League Red Sox of Camden, New Jersey, and the Jose M. Rodriguez Little League Angels of Manati, Puerto Rico, on the South Lawn of the White House.

    Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. (P063008CG-01...

  • A player with the Cramer Hill Little League Red Sox of Camden, New Jersey, is the center of media attention on the South Lawn of the White House after playing, June 30, 2008, in the opening game of the 2008 Tee Ball on the South Lawn, with his teammates against the Jose M. Rodriguez Little League Angels of Manati, Puerto Rico.

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  • Teams participating in the opening game of the 2008 Tee Ball on the South Lawn, the Cramer Hill Little League Red Sox of Camden, New Jersey, and the Jose M. Rodriguez Little League Angels of Manati, Puerto Rico, pose together, June 30, 2008, for a photo on the South Lawn of the White House.

    Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. (P063008ED-0505)

  • President Bush hosts Tee Ball on the South Lawn between the Waynesboro, Virginia Little League Challenger Division Sand Gnats vs. the East Brunswick, New Jersey Babe Ruth Buddy Ball League Sluggers.

    Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. (P21770-6A)

  • President George W. Bush congratulates members of the Waynesboro, Virginia Little League Challenger Division Sand Gnats after their Tee Ball on the South Lawn game, September 22, 2002, against the East Brunswick, New Jersey Babe Ruth Buddy Ball League Sluggers.

    Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. (P21776-03A)

  • A member of the Capitol City Little League Rockies leaps in the air as he crosses home during the first Tee Ball on the South Lawn, May 6, 2001, at the White House. The game featured the Rockies vs. the Memphis Red Sox of the Satchel Paige Little League.

    Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. (P2712-23)

  • Mrs. Barbara Bush, Florida Governor Jeb Bush, former President George H. W. Bush, Mrs. Laura Bush and President George W. Bush lead the applause for players during Tee Ball on the South Lawn June 3, 2001, at the White House.

    Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. (P3655-16)

  • President George W. Bush offers a congratulatory hug as game balls are handed out after Tee Ball on the South Lawn June 3, 2001, at the White House. The game featured the Ft. Lincoln Brewers of the Senators League and the Ward 7/6th District Benning Park Parrots.

    Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. (P3660-04)