Tag: Latin America Region

Little League® and Cuban Baseball Federation Extend Relationship to 2025

With Cuba making its historic debut at the Little League Baseball® World Series (LLBWS), in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, Little League® International and the Cuban Baseball and Softball Federation are pleased to announce an extension of its affiliation agreement to 2025, further enhancing the commitment to development of the Little League program throughout Cuba. The agreement was […]

A Big Thank You To Our Volunteers

After the most exciting World Series finale, I think we have ever had, I would like to thank everyone that had a part in making the 2023 World Series a success. This year’s series turned out to be one of the smoothest in our 20-year/18 World Series history. The people who were on site and […]

And then there were 2….

Due to the weather, it took both teams playing a double header on Saturday, but Central/Illinois and Southwest/Texas won out, and punched their ticket to the Championship Game, Sunday. In the early game, Central rolled over Latin America, 16-0, then defeated West, 9-0. They used bursts of scoring and good pitching and defense to earn […]

Rain Changes the Schedule

A lingering rainstorm settled in over Roxana and forced a reschedule of two of the Quarterfinal Games… Game 23, Latin America at Central will now be played at 10:00 AM. Game 24, Southwest at Southeast will be played at 12:30 PM Consolation Games begin at 3 PM and the Semi Final round starts at 5:30 […]

Meet the 12 Teams at the 2023 Little League Softball® World Series

With Greenville, North Carolina, hosting the Little League Softball® World Series (LLSWS) for the third–consecutive year on August 6-13, it’s time to get to know the 12 teams that will play for a championship banner this year. For the second time as part of the expanded bracket, the LLSWS will feature eight U.S. teams and four International teams. Read […]

Pabao Little League Returns to Williamsport as Caribbean Region Champions

  Winning the Caribbean Region Championship and making its 11th trip to Williamsport for the 2023 Little League Baseball® World Series (LLBWS), Presented by T-Mobile, is Pabao Little League (Willemstad, Curaçao) thanks to a 6-0 victory over the Dominican Republic in the championship game. With its victory, Pabao LL will be returning to the LLBWS with the […]

Venezuela’s San Francisco Little League Earns First Trip to Williamsport with Region Championship

San Francisco Little League from Maracaibo, Venezuela, will make its first trip to Williamsport for the 2023 Little League Baseball® World Series (LLBWS), Presented by T-Mobile, after being crowned the Latin America Region Champion on Sunday, July 9. Despite heavy rains that caused multiple stoppages and a suspension of play, San Francisco LL was able […]

Guayama Softball Little League Set to Return to Greenville as 2023 Latin America Region Champions

For the second-straight year, Guayama (Puerto Rico) Softball Little League will head to the Little League Softball® World Series in Greenville, North Carolina, after defeating Mexico, 3-2, in the 2023 Latin America Region Tournament Championship. The league finished the tournament with a 5-0 record, outscoring its opponents, 43-7. Prior to 2022, a team from Puerto […]

Bayamo Little League Becomes First Cuban Program to Qualify for Little League Baseball® World Series

As the national champion, Bayamo Little League has qualified for direct entry into the 2023 Little League Baseball® World Series Tournament With its 2-1 series win over Habana del Este Little League in the best-of-three country championship, Bayamo Little League has made history by becoming the first league from Cuba to qualify for the Little […]

Panama Becomes First Team to Qualify for 2023 Little League Baseball® World Series

The first ticket to the 2023 Little League Baseball® World Series has officially been punched as Activo 20-30 Little League of Santiago de Veraguas took home the Panama Championship title with a 2-1 win over the defending champion Aguadulce Cabezera Little League to seal its direct entry into this year’s tournament. Activo 20-30 Little League […]