Category: World Series

Ken Sawyer Named 2021 W. Howard Hartman Little League® Friendship Award Recipient

In celebration of his 50th season as part of the Official Radio Broadcast of the Little League Baseball® World Series, Ken Sawyer has been named the 2021 W. Howard Hartman Little League® Friendship Award winner. “While every year’s World Series brings different sights and sounds to Williamsport, the one thing that has been consistent for […]

Honolulu Little League Earns 2021 Jack Losch Little League Baseball® World Series Team Sportsmanship Award

Just three years after being named co-recipients alongside Peachtree City (Ga.) Little League, Honolulu (Hawaii) Little League has once again been named the winner of the Jack Losch Little League Baseball World Series Team Sportsmanship Award for the 2021 event. “In a year that has been filled with adversity and challenges for all of our […]

Le Jeune Chef to Provide 12,000 Meals to Teams During Little League Baseball World Series

When Pennsylvania College of Technology students began classes Aug. 16, those in baking, pastry and culinary arts majors already had their hands full as they work to fill the stomachs of the teams participating in the Little League Baseball® World Series, held just a few miles from the Penn College campus. The college’s Le Jeune […]

Boston Red Sox and Baltimore Orioles Set for 2022 MLB Little League Classic

The Baltimore Orioles and Boston Red Sox are the next teams up to head to Williamsport, Pennsylvania, to play in the 2022 “MLB Little League Classic presented by GEICO,” as announced today by Major League Baseball (MLB) and Little League International. The game, which will be held on Sunday, August 21 and serve as a […]

The 20 Girls Who Have Made Little League Baseball® World Series History

In 1974, the Little League® Federal Charter was amended; allowing girls to play Little League Baseball® and the Little League Softball® program was created. Since then, millions of Girls with Game from around the world have gotten their start on Little League diamond. Of those millions, there are 20 that have played in the Little […]

Little League® Teams Up with DotCom Therapy and UPMC to Provide Mental Health Support to Region and World Series Tournament Participants

Understanding the stress and anxiety that playing on the national stage can bring upon children, especially as we continue to navigate the coronavirus pandemic, Little League® International has teamed up with DotCom Therapy and UPMC in North Central Pa. to provide all its participants at the 2021 Little League Baseball and Softball Region and World […]

Robinson (Texas) Little League Earns Inaugural Girls with Game Team Sportsmanship Award

Following the final day of Pool Play at the 2021 Little League Softball® World Series, Little League® International proudly named Robinson Little League, the Texas State Champion, as the inaugural recipient of the Girls with Game Team Sportsmanship Award. “On behalf of everyone at Little League International and the entire Little League Softball World Series […]

Finalists Set for 2021 T-Mobile Little League® Home Run Derby in Williamsport

After an exciting competition at the Regional Finals in Kansas City and Seattle, the finalists for the 2021 T-Mobile Little League® Home Run Derby Championship are officially set as the top eight baseball and softball sluggers from around the country get ready to square off in Williamsport. The full event will be televised on Sunday, […]

2021 Little League Baseball® World Series Admission Policy Update

Due to Ongoing Impacts of the Coronavirus Pandemic, General Public Admission Canceled for Williamsport Event With the recent rise in COVID-19 cases throughout the United States due to the dangerous Delta variant, and in the interest of all players, coaches, volunteers, and families, Little League® International has made the difficult decision to close the 2021 […]

Virtual Fan Zone Brings New Experience to the 2021 Little League® World Series

With attendance at the 2021 Little League Baseball and Softball World Series limited due to safety and wellbeing of the teams, families, and volunteers, as we navigate the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Little League International and its Official Sponsors have found a way to bring the World Series fan experience right into your homes with its […]