Tag: Bill Shea Award

Tommy John labored on pitching mounds in the Major Leagues for 26 years, and Trevor Hoffman of the San Diego Padres in now in his 10th year on those same mounds. But they have more than that in common: both have strong ties to Little League Baseball. During the Little League Baseball World Series (Aug. […]

George Brett, whose 20-year career with the Kansas City Royals landed him in the baseball Hall of Fame, has been chosen to receive Little League Baseball’s William A. “Bill” Shea Distinguished Little League Graduate Award for 2000. The award, established in 1987, annually goes to a former Little Leaguer in the Major Leagues who best […]