1983

1983 - Bowie Kuhn

EVENTS

Baseball Commissioner Bowie Kuhn throws the ceremonial first pitch at the Little League Baseball World Series championship game and music star Chuck Mangione plays the Dominican Republic National Anthem.

East Marietta (Ga.) National Little League wins the World Series with future Major Leaguer Marc Pisciotta on the mound.

Dr. Creighton Hale, who joined Little League in 1955 as director of research, is appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Little League.