Tag: Caribbean Region

World Championship Game Shows Inspired Aspirations Are More Important than the Outcome

By Will Desautelle and Ethan Roy With two outs in the bottom of the sixth inning, Curley Martha, the hero for Curacao against Japan in the International Championship, stepped up to the plate against Louisiana pitcher Egan Prather with his team trailing, 8-0. Prather began the at-bat having thrown 76 pitches on the afternoon. After […]

Louisiana’s Eastbank Little League Shuts Out Curacao to Win 2019 Little League Baseball® World Series

Eastbank (La.) Little League from River Ridge, Louisiana, was crowned the 2019 Little League Baseball® World Series Champion Saturday afternoon at Howard J. Lamade Stadium in South Williamsport, Pa., on the strength of an 8-0 victory over Pabao (Curaçao) Little League. The team from the suburbs of New Orleans jumped out to an early 1-0 […]

Martha’s Mastery Drives Curacao to Brink of a World Championship

By Ethan Roy After falling 4-0 to South Korea in the second round of the 2019 Little League Baseball® World Series, Curaçao’s bats woke up, as the Caribbean Region Champions from Pabao Little League outscored their opponents 22-6 in three straight elimination games. In order to topple the perennially talented Japan Region Champion, that offensive […]

Caribbean Crowned Little League Baseball® International Champs, 5-4

Pabao (Curaçao) Little League has claimed the Little League Baseball® World Series International Championship following a 5-4 victory against Chofu Little League of Japan. Curaçao, the Caribbean Region Champions got started early, tallying one run in the first inning and two more in the third, for a 3-0 lead. Japan answered with two runs of […]

Then There Were Four: A Closer Look at the U.S., International Championship Games

By Will Desautelle and Ethan Roy The 73rd Little League Baseball® World Series has its International and U.S. Championship games set. Pabao Little League, representing the Caribbean Region, will meet the Japan Region Champions, Chofu Little League for the right to face either Southwest Region winners Eastbank Little League from River Ridge, Louisiana, or West […]

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 […]

Caribbean Captures Early Lead, Defeats Latin America, 9-2

Pabao (Curaçao) Little League struck early to defeat Cacique Mara (Venezuela) Little League, claiming its third victory in the Little League Baseball® World Series and advancing to the tournament’s semifinal round. Curaçao put up two runs in the first inning and three in the second, capturing an early 5-0 lead. Venezuela answered, putting up one […]

Caribbean Claims Victory Over Canada, 8-1

Pabao Little League from Curaçao has claimed its second victory in the Little League Baseball® World Series, topping Conquitlam (Canada) Little League, 8-1. The Caribbean Region Champions opened up scoring in the first inning. Shendrion Martinus doubled on a 1-2 count, scoring one run. They went on to score one more in the first, two […]

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 […]