2000 - Volunteer Stadium Construction


Construction begins on Little League Volunteer Stadium, just north of Lamade Stadium, in preparation for expansion of the Little League Baseball World Series from eight to 16 teams in 2001.

Fraser Valley of British Columbia wins Canada’s first World Series, taking the Big League Baseball title from Tucson, Ariz.

Sierra Maestra Little League of Maracaibo, Venezuela defeats a team from Bellaire, Texas, 3-2, in the Little League Baseball World Series.