Tag: East Region

Mid-Atlantic Edges Southwest, 2-1

Both teams were strong on the mound Sunday, but Mid-Atlantic defeated Southwest 2-1. Mid-Atlantic pitchers allowed just three hits to Southwest. Gregory Bruno earned the win for Mid-Atlantic. He allowed three hits and one run over five and a third innings, striking out six. Chris Bedford threw two-thirds of an inning in relief out of […]

Midwest Avoids Elimination With 9-5 Win

Saturday’s game against the Midwest Region Champions was a heart-breaker for New England’s Coventry Little League, which lost the lead late in a 9-5 defeat. The Midwest squad trailed, 5-4, in the top of the fourth inning when Alex Stewart singled on the first pitch of the at-bat, scoring two runs and keying a four-run […]

Texas Defeats Rhode Island, 3-1

Both teams were strong on the mound on Thursday night in the finale of the first day of games at the 72nd Little League Baseball World Series, but Southwest was just a little bit stronger at the plate in a 3-1 victory over New England. Tommy Turner started the game for the New England Region […]

Pitching Leads Mid-Atlantic to Victory

Mid Island Little League, the Mid-Atlantic Region winners, snagged a late lead and went on to defeat the Midwest Region Champions From Grandview (Iowa) Little League, 5-2 on Thursday during the first United States Region game of the 72nd Little League Baseball World Series in Williamsport, Pa. The game was tied at two with Mid-Atlantic […]

Central Region Claims Little League Softball® World Series Championship

Wheelersburg Little League, from Wheelersburg, Ohio, captured the 2018 Little League Softball® World Series Championship by defeating Tunkhannock Little League, from Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania, 3-0. Both teams were strong in the circle on Wednesday, but Central was just a little bit stronger at the plate in a victory over East on Wednesday. Kaya Hannon started the game for East and recorded 18 outs. LITTLE LEAGUE SOFTBALL WORLD SERIES […]

Little League Baseball® New England and Mid-Atlantic Championship Games Postponed Due to Weather Concerns

Due to inclement weather and the likelihood of additional rain, the Little League® International Tournament Committee has announced that the Championship Games for the New England Region and Mid-Atlantic Region, originally scheduled for Saturday, August 11 at 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m., respectively, have been postponed to Sunday, August 12. The New England Region Championship […]

Toms River Little League: 20 Years Later

The moment ABC broadcaster Brent Musburger exclaimed that the 1998 Toms River (N.J.) East American Little League were World Series champions, the lives of a group of kids and coaches from the Jersey shore changed forever. “It was really an amazing achievement. One that not many kids get to say they did, let alone win […]

Eastern Region Tournament Kicks Off with Opening Ceremony, Challenger Exhibition Game

Hundreds of excited players and their families packed Leon J. Breen Field on Saturday Aug. 4, as Little League Baseball® kicked off the 2018 Eastern Regional Tournament in Bristol, Conn. The opening ceremony began with each of the 12 teams from the New England and Mid-Atlantic Regions carrying their banners onto the field, where they […]

From the First Intermediate World Series to the Pennsylvania High School Championship to Wheeling Jesuit University

This year marks the fifth anniversary of Zach Rohaley, Nick Serafino, and their teammates from Collier Township, Pa., making it all the way to the inaugural Little League® Intermediate (50/70) Baseball World Series Championship Game. And, in the five years since showcasing their talents in Livermore, Calif., these teammates have bonded over baseball at every […]

Pariba Little League Claims 2018 Senior League Baseball World Series Championship

Pariba Little League (Caribbean Region), from Willemstad, Curacao captured the 2018 Senior League Baseball World Series Championship by defeating Naamans Little League (East Region), from Wilmington, Delaware, 7-2. Caribbean pulled away for good with four runs in the second inning. In the second Windster singled on a 1-1 count, scoring one run, Reinita’s sac fly […]