Category: General

Dugout Earns 2022 Mascot Hall of Fame Award for Greatest Community Impact

Dugout, the official mascot of Little League® Baseball and Softball, was named the winner of the 2022 Mascot Hall of Fame Award for corporate mascot with the greatest community impact. Coming off the celebration of the 75th Anniversary of the Little League Baseball® World Series in August, Dugout was proud to be surrounded by fans […]

Little League® Graduates Shine in 2022 MLB World Series and Postseason Awards

From the biggest moments throughout the playoffs, to hoisting the Commissioner’s Trophy, Little League® graduates shined in the spotlight during the 2022 MLB Postseason, including making their mark in the record books throughout the World Series. With the Houston Astros taking home the 2022 Commissioner’s Trophy, Dusty Baker made history as the oldest manager to […]

2021-2022 Little League® Year in Review

As we celebrate another successful Little League® season, and the celebration of the 75th Anniversary of the Little League Baseball® World Series, it’s time to reflect on the tremendous accomplishments we have made this year and look ahead to writing the next chapter in the Little League story.

World Series Expansion Provides Opportunities to Players, Volunteers Around the World

Opportunity means everything in the Little League® program, and thanks to the expansion of the Little League Baseball and Softball World Series that started in 2022, six additional local leagues now get the chance to live out the dream that thousands of leagues strive for each summer and play on the biggest stage in youth […]

Holiday Hours, Events, and Closures Announced for World of Little League® Museum and Little League® Main Gift Shop

As the holiday season nears closer, the World of Little League® Museum and Official Store, as well as the Little League® Main Gift Shop, have announced the holiday hours, events, and closures for the upcoming months. World of Little League® Museum – 525 Montgomery Pike (U.S. 15) Throughout November and December, the World of Little […]

Sherman Shadle Named Little League® Director of Security

Little League® International is pleased to announce the hiring of Sherman Shadle as the new Director of Security, effective as of November 14, 2022. “On behalf of all of us at Little League International, I would like to welcome Sherman to our team here in Williamsport,” said Joy Reynolds McCoy, Little League Senior Vice President […]

Stacy Zales Joins Little League® Team as Risk Management Administrative Assistant

Little League® International is pleased to announce the addition of Stacy Zales as its new Risk Management Administrative Assistant, effective as of November 14, 2022. “We are thrilled to welcome Stacy to our team and are excited to bring her experience and local knowledge into our organization,” said Joy Reynolds McCoy, Little League Senior Vice […]

Little League® International Board of Directors Announces Chairman, Vice Chairman Transition

At its annual meeting on Friday, November 11, 2022, hosted by Major League Baseball at their offices in New York City, the Little League® International Board of Directors announced its leadership transition as Hugh E. Tanner (Houston, Texas) concludes his five-year term as Chairman of the Board. Under the new leadership, Steven P. Johnson (Williamsport, […]

John Berardi, Martin Hoover Elected as Field Members to Little League® International Board of Directors

Voted on by the District Administrators (D.A.s) during their Region Meetings at the 28th Little League® International Congress in June, John Berardi and Martin Hoover have officially been named to a four-year term as Field Directors to the Little League International Board of Directors, as approved by the Board during its annual fall meeting, hosted […]

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

Dear Little League® family, As I round out my five years of service as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Little League International, I wanted to reflect on the incredible memories, moments, and achievements that this organization has accomplished this past year, all thanks to the dedication and commitment of our amazing volunteers. […]