Category: General

World of Little League® Museum Announces Access Program for Low-Income Families

The World of Little League® Museum and Official Store has announced that it has joined Museums for All, a signature access program of the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), administered by the Association of Children’s Museums (ACM), to encourage people of all backgrounds to visit museums regularly and build lifelong museum-going habits. As part of this […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Video Featuring First All-Black Little League Baseball® World Series Team Earns 2021 ISHY Award

  The World of Little League® Museum was recently named the recipient of a 2021 ISHY Award, as presented by the International Sports Heritage Association (ISHA), for its feature video spotlighting Anderson Little League from Gary, Indiana, the first team comprised entirely of Black children to reach the Little League Baseball® World Series. “To once again be recognized by […]

Honorable Joy Reynolds McCoy To Join Little League® International As Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer

An accomplished, dedicated legal professional, the Honorable Joy Reynolds McCoy will join the senior executive team at Little League® International in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, as the organization’s new Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer. Judge McCoy will conclude her term as a judge in the Lycoming County Court of Common Pleas on January 28, 2022, […]

Former Little League® Stars square Off in 2021 MLB Postseason

The 2021 Major League Baseball (MLB) regular season is officially complete, and more than 60 Little League® graduates are set to take the field in search of The Commissioner’s Trophy. Among the former Little Leaguers®, this year’s postseason class includes five Little League Baseball® World Series graduates and three former Senior League Baseball World Series […]

Little League® International Applauds Umpire Gerry Davis on His Milestone Achievement – 5,000th MLB Game

On Sunday, October 3, 2021, in a contest between the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs, Veteran Major League Baseball (MLB) Umpire Gerry Davis, 68, made history by umpiring in his 5,000th career game. Mr. Davis has become closely affiliated with the Little League® program in recent years. First, through his involvement with the Little […]