Tag: Latin America Region

Panama Wins the SLB Latin America Regional

Panama wins the Senior League Baseball Latin America Regional held in San Salvador, El Salvador on June 29, 2019. The team is from Herrera, Panama and will play in the 2019 Senior League Baseball World Series July 27 – August 3, 2019 in Easley, SC.

First-Round Pairings for 2019 Little League Baseball® World Series Schedule Announced

Each year, during the second week of June, Little League® International celebrates National Little League Week with the annual Little League Baseball® World Series (LLBWS) Luncheon. This year’s luncheon, held on June 13, featured Harry “Rusty” Sechler of the 1969 Newberry (Pa.) Little League team, and current Newberry Little Leaguers, Emerson Beagle and Braize Lambert, who assisted […]

adidas and Little League® Unveil Uniforms for the 2019 Little League Baseball & Softball World Series Tournaments

Little League® Baseball and Softball and adidas today unveiled the uniforms for the 2019 Little League World Series (LLWS) tournaments, which will make their on-field debut at the start of the Senior League Baseball World Series in Easley, S.C., on July 27. To tell the story behind the LLWS experience, adidas teamed up with Little […]

Cuban Baseball Federation Aligns with Little League® International to Develop Youth Baseball Throughout Cuba

Partnership will affiliate 170 Cuban youth programs for children 4 to 12 years old with Little League Baseball and include Little League International Tournament participation for 2019. Little League® International announced today that the Cuban Baseball Federation (CBF) has aligned its youth baseball program for children 4 to 12 years old with Little League Baseball®. […]

Little League International Remembers Betty Pulis, Latin America Region Secretary

Through the generations, the endearing commitment of Betty Pulis, and her belief in the mission of the Little League® program has benefited countless numbers of children and families throughout Latin America. Mrs. Pulis passed away on Saturday, October 27. She was 102. For nearly 60 years, Mrs. Pulis served as the volunteer secretary of Little League […]

Japan Punches Ticket To International Championship

Both teams were strong on the pitcher’s mound on Thursday afternoon, but Japan was just a little bit stronger at the plate in a 1-0 victory over Caribbean Region Champions Radames Lopez Little League. The Little Leaguers from Kawaguchi, Japan, are one win away from the opportunity to defend its country’s World Series Championship. To […]

Puerto Rico Defeats Canada Behind a Nine-Run Effort

In the first inning, Caribbean got their offense started when Carlos De Jesus hit a solo homer. Caribbean took the lead for good with four runs in the third inning. In the third John Lopez singled on a 2-0 count, scoring one run, Eric Rodriguez doubled on a 1-0 count, scoring two runs, and Roberto […]

Canada Defeats Mexico To Avoid Elimination

Mexico fought back after falling down by five runs in the third inning. The comeback fell just short though, in a 6-4 defeat to Canada on Monday. Mexico scored three runs on a home run in the third inning. Mexico fell behind early in the loss. Canada scored on a single by Nate Colina and […]

Caribbean Stays Alive With 3-1 Win

Caribbean snagged a late lead and defeated Latin America 3-1 on Monday. The game was tied at one with Caribbean batting in the bottom of the fifth when Luis D. Rivera drew a walk, scoring one run. The pitching was strong on both sides. Caribbean pitchers struck out 15, while Latin America pitchers sat down […]

Japan Doubles Up Latin America, 4-2

Japan took home a 4-2 victory over Latin America on Sunday. Japan got on the board in the first inning when Shisei Fujimoto homered on a 1-1 count, scoring two runs. LLBWS Tournament Shinji Furusawa earned the victory on the pitcher’s mound for Japan. He went three innings, allowing zero runs on two hits and […]