1989

1989 - Wheelchair Teeball

EVENTS

Little League Baseball launches the first full season of the Challenger Division for mentally and physically disabled children.

Little League Baseball celebrates its 50th anniversary.

Poland received four certificates of charter for the first Little League programs in a former Eastern-Bloc country, delivered in person by President George Bush.

Trumbull (Conn.) National Little League becomes the first U.S. team to win the World Series since 1983 before a crowd of 45,000.

Future NHL star and Olympian Chris Drury (below) pitches for Trumbull (Conn.).

1989 - Chris Drury