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The 2018 Little League® International Tournament Crowns Seven World Champions

Little League® International mourns the passing of V. Jud Rogers, former Senior Marketing Executive for Little League® Baseball and Softball. He was 70. Mr. Rogers, a native of Topeka, Kan., was a resident of Knoxville, Tenn., at the time of his death. He joined the Little League International staff in July 1999, as Director of […]

World of Little League® Museum Joins Smithsonian Magazine’s 14th Annual Museum Day Live! Celebration

The World of Little League® Museum and Official Store will be providing free entry on Saturday, Sept. 22, as part of Smithsonian Magazine’s 14th annual Museum Day Live! The initiative involves museums throughout the United States emulating the spirit of the Smithsonian Institution’s Washington D.C.-based facilities, which offer free admission every day. Visitors are required […]

Pirates, Cubs to Play in 2019 MLB Little League Classic presented by GEICO

Major League Baseball (MLB), the Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) and Little League® International jointly announced that the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Chicago Cubs will play in the third “MLB Little League Classic presented by GEICO” in Williamsport, Pa., during the 2019 MLB Championship Season. The special Regular Season contest, as well as ancillary […]

Little League® International mourns the passing of Gary Pate, former Texas District 18 Administrator. He was 70. Mr. Pate, a native of Bay City, Texas, resided in Houston at the time of his passing. Serving as District Administrator from 2006 to 2018, Mr. Pate is survived by his wife, Jane Ellen; daughters LeeAnne and Kristie; […]

Little League® International mourns the passing of Glen Feibig, former Pennsylvania District 10 Administrator. He was 72. Mr. Feibig, a native of Norristown, Pa., and graduated from Annville Cleona High School in 1964. A resident of Emporium, Pa., at the time of his passing, Mr. Feibig was a Pennsylvania state police officer for more than […]

The 2018 Little League® International Tournament Crowns Seven World Champions

  By Lucas Friedman After thousands of games, and hundreds of thousands of miles traveled, the 2018 Little League® International Tournament season has concluded and seven World Champions have been crowned. Read on to find what baseball and softball teams wrote their own chapters into Little League’s World Series history. Little League Baseball Williamsport, Pa. […]

Indonesia’s Roy Romaya Nominated for Election to the Little League® International Board of Directors

Mr. Romaya will assume the role of Field Director for the Asia-Pacific Region at the November 2018 Board meeting. Roy Romaya of South Jakarta, Indonesia, was officially nominated for election as the Asia-Pacific Region Representative to the Little League International Board of Directors in May 2018 and was approved by the Board during its annual […]

Little League® International Approved to Pursue Opportunity in Whitestown, Ind., for Central Region Headquarters Location

During its annual August meeting, the Little League® International Board of Directors approved an offer to relocate its Central Region Headquarters to Whitestown, Ind., pending the completion of a formal agreement. “After a thorough evaluation of local communities within the Central Region, the Little League International Board of Directors are pleased that this opportunity involving […]

2018 Little League® Regional ASAP Winners Recognized for Safety Preparedness

The safety of all Little League® players, volunteers, and fans is of upmost importance for Little League International. In 1995, Little League established the A Safety Awareness Program (ASAP), to encourage local Little League programs to create safety plans specific to their facilities and league. This plan would be used to help guide that league […]

Letter from Stephen D. Keener: The Times They Are A-Changin’

“Come gather round people, wherever you roam, and admit that the waters around you have grown.” When Bob Dylan wrote “The Times They Are a-Changin’” in the mid-1960s, we don’t think he had Little League® on his mind (although his sons Jakob and Sam would play Little League Baseball® in the late 1970s), nor baseball […]