Month: November 2021

Top Little League® Graduates Earn 2021 MLB Awards

More than 20 former Little Leaguers® received honors in November as the recipients of the 2021 MLB Awards. Among the awards, former Little Leaguers took home 13 of the 31 All-MLB Team selections, as well as seven awards in each the Gold Glove and Silver Slugger Awards. Little League® graduates also swept the Manager of […]

Little League® International remembers the life and accomplishments of Virginia District 11 Administrator Robert “Bob” Huff. He was 84. Mr. Huff, a native of Russell County, Virginia, and resident of Lebanon, Virginia, at the time of his passing, dedicated 62 years of his life to Little League. Beginning his volunteer service as a coach and […]

World of Little League® Museum Accepting Toys for Tots Donations

  The World of Little League® Museum will once again be accepting donations for the Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program this holiday season. Each visitor who brings a new, unwrapped toy with a value of at least $10 to the Museum between November 27 through December 12, will receive one free Museum admission for later use as […]

A Letter from Hugh E. Tanner, Little League® International Board of Directors Chairman

Dear Little League® Volunteers, Families, Friends, and Fans, As another Little League season ends, all who love this great game reflect on the amazing memories that were made, the daunting challenges that were overcome, and the bright future that awaits in the year ahead. Forced to halt Little League play for the first time in […]

Little League® International remembers former Texas District 17 Assistant Administrator Emile “Bo” Baudat. He was 89. Mr. Baudat, a native of Houston, attended Humble (Texas) High School, and was a veteran of the United States Army (Korean War 1952-54). Professionally, he worked for more than 50 years as a Transportation Engineer and manager for several […]

Little League® International remembers the life and commitment of former Ohio District 3 Administrator Charles Umbaugh, who dedicated 50 years to Little League. He was 87. Mr. Umbaugh, a resident of Barberton, Ohio, was a veteran of the United States Army and past Commander of the Coley (Ohio) chapter of the Veterans of Foreign Wars […]

Mikayla Arnold Joins Little League® International as Marketing Account Executive

Little League® International recently added a new member to its Headquarters staff in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania, with the hiring of Mikayla Arnold as an Account Executive, Marketing. “We are thrilled to welcome Mikayla to our team here in Williamsport and look forward to bringing her love for the game of baseball and softball as well as […]

Applications Now Being Accepted for the 2022 T-Mobile Little League® Call Up Grant

After helping cover registration fees for families in need from more than 1,500 local Little League® programs in 2021, the T-Mobile Little League Call Up Grant is back in action with applications now being accepted for the 2022 season. APPLY NOW “Over the past two seasons, we’ve seen thousands of children sign up to play […]

Little League® World Series Dates and LLBWS International Expansion Rotation Set Through 2024

During the annual fall meeting of the Little League® International Board of Directors, the official dates for the 2024 Little League World Series (LLWS) were announced, confirming the dates for all seven World Series events as well as the international rotation for the Little League Baseball® World Series through 2024. 2022, 2023, and 2024 World […]

Little League® International remembers former Georgia District 10 Administrator Robin Jones Scott. She was 56. Mrs. Scott, a native and resident of Watkinsville, Georgia, was a 1982 graduate of Oconee County (Ga.) High School. A substitute teacher at Oconee County Elementary School, Mrs. Scott became involved in the Oconee County Little League in support of […]