Tag: Asia-Pacific Region

Little League® Celebrates 2021 Champions from Around the World

Although the 2021 Little League® World Series will only be made up of teams from the United States due to the coronavirus pandemic, local leagues from around the world are continuing to live out their dream of competition all the way through to their country tournament level. “While we are disappointed that our international teams […]

An Historic Day at the 2019 Little League Baseball® World Series

By Will Desautelle In case you missed it, the 2019 Little League Baseball® World Series Final Four is set after Curacao defeated South Korea, 5-3; and Louisiana extended its win streak to four games with a 10-0 thrashing of Virginia. Curacao will take on Japan in the International Championship, while Louisiana will look to turn […]

Caribbean Punches Ticket to International Championship Game, Beats Asia-Pacific 5-3

Pabao (Curaçao) Little League has claimed its spot in the Little League Baseball® World Series International Championship following a 5-3 victory over Chung Nam (B) (South Korea) Little League Thursday afternoon at Howard J. Lamade Stadium. South Korea struck first, scoring on a triple by Suho Yang. Curaçao answered when Clay Winklaar hit a grand […]

Japan Claims Spot in LLWS International Championship After Win Over Asia-Pacific, 7-2

Chofu (Japan) Little League has claimed their spot in the Little League Baseball® World Series International Championship following a 7-2 victory over Chung Nam (B) (South Korea) Little League Wednesday afternoon at Howard J. Lamade Stadium. South Korea struck early in the first inning following a home run by Jinwon Na. Japan answered that same […]

Japan Shuts Out Mexico, 5-0

Chofu (Japan) Little League defeated Epitacio “Mala” Torres (Mexico) Little League, 5-0, on Sunday as three pitchers combined to throw a shutout, leading Japan to it’s second Little League Baseball® World Series victory. Japan grabbed an early lead during the second inning before going on to score four more runs during the third inning. Japan […]

South Korea Shuts Out Curaçao, 4-0

Asia-Pacific Region pitchers combined to throw a shutout against the Caribbean Region to claim their second victory in the Little League Baseball® World Series, 4-0. After a scoreless first two innings, Chung Nam (B) Little League from South Korea jumped ahead in the bottom of the third. The game remained at 1-0 until the fifth […]

Venezuela Eliminates Australia, 2-0

Randy Soto hurled a three-hit complete shutout to advance Cacique Mara Little League from Maracaibo, Venezuela, in the 2019 Little League Baseball® World Series, while also eliminating Australia by the score of 2-0. The Latin America Region Champions plated runs in the second and fifth innings. Ibrahaim Ruiz and Hendrik Maestre collected doubles; with both […]

Chofu City, Japan Defeats Italy’s Emilia Romagna Little League in Dominant Showing, 20-0

Chofu (Japan) City Little League kicked off its Little League Baseball® World Series tournament in dominant fashion, defeating Emilia (Italy) Little League, 20-0. The Japan Region Champion had a slow start, but after a scoreless first inning Taishi Kawaguchi opening launched the offense witha solo home run. The Chofu City Little Leaguers would post 18 […]

Na Powers Asia-Pacific Region to 10-3 Win Over Latin America Champions

Jinwon Na drove in five runs and scored four for Chung Nam (b) Little League in a 10-3 triumph over Cacique Mara Little League, Friday afternoon at Little League Volunteer Stadium. Claiming an early lead, Chung Nam (B) Little League, representing the Asia-Pacifc Region, scored one run in the first inning following a single by […]

Martinus Dominates with No-Hit Performance; Caribbean Defeats Australia, 11-0

In the first game of the 2019 Little League Baseball® World Series, Shendrion Martinus led his team to victory, throwing a no-hitter in Caribbean’s 11-0 victory over Australia Thursday afternoon at Little League Volunteer Stadium. After a scoreless first inning, the Caribbean Region Champion Pabao Little League scored seven runs in the second inning. Í-Zion […]