Tag: LLBWS

6 Innings with Ed Vosberg: A 1973 Little League Baseball® World Series Graduate

In 1973, Cactus Little League (Tucson, Ariz.) traveled to South Williamsport for the 26th Little League Baseball® World Series (LLBWS). On the team was retired Major League Baseball (MLB) player Ed Vosberg, who led his team to the 1973 LLBWS Championship game against Chinese Taipei. This was the first of three World Series the Tuscan-native would […]

South Czech Republic Little League to Represent the Europe and Africa Region in the 2023 Little League Baseball® World Series, Presented by T-Mobile

With the title of Europe and Africa Region Champion, South Czech Republic Little League will make its first-ever trip to Williamsport, Pennsylvania, to compete in the 2023 Little League Baseball® World Series, Presented by T-Mobile, after beating Netherlands in the Region Championship game, 7-6. The Czech Republic has only been represented in the LLBWS two other […]

Piszek Family Named 2023 W. Howard Hartman Little League® Friendship Award Recipients

Following decades of support of the Little League® program which contributed to its growth around the world, Little League International is proud to present the 2023 W. Howard Hartman Little League Friendship Award to the Piszek Family. The award will be presented in honor of the late Bill Piszek and his father, Ed, prior to […]

Joe Crookham and Musco Lighting Earn 2022 W. Howard Hartman Little League® Friendship Award

Led by their CEO Joe Crookham, Musco Sports Lighting®, the “Official Sports Lighting System of Little League® Baseball and Softball” since 1992, was named the 2022 W. Howard Hartman Little League Friendship Award winner. Due to unfortunate weather during the 2022 Little League Baseball® World Series, Mr. Crookham and Musco Sports Lighting were unable to […]

Musashi Fuchu Little League to Represent Japan in the 2023 Little League Baseball® World Series, Presented by T-Mobile

Musashi Fuchu Little League of Tokyo, Japan, will return to Williamsport, Pennsylvania, for the fourth time after winning the Japan Region Championship, 6-0, over Shonan Little League to earn its spot in the 2023 Little League Baseball® World Series, Presented by T-Mobile. Musashi Fuchu LL ended the tournament with a 4-0 record while outscoring its […]

Fan Information for the 2023 Little League® Region and World Series Tournaments

In July and August, there is nothing more thrilling than the fun and excitement surrounding the Little League® International Tournament, and we want all our fans to enjoy the most of their time at our events. Here is what fans need to know when attending and watching the historic 2023 Little League Region and World […]

2023 Little League® World Series App Now Available to Download

Fans looking to follow the fun and excitement of the 2023 Little League® Region and World Series Tournaments will have the opportunity to experience the event like never before thanks to the launch of the 2023 Little League World Series App. Available now to download on Apple and Android devices, fans can create a FREE […]

2023 Little League® Community Heroes of the Year to be Recognized in Williamsport

For the second year in a row, Little League® International will be recognizing a select group of dedicated individuals for their commitment to their local leagues and respective communities, honoring them as the 2023 Little League Community Heroes of the Year. The recognition will be made prior to the 7 p.m. ET game on Tuesday, […]

Bend Health and Little League Team Up to Provide Mental Health Support to 2023 Region and World Series Tournament Participants

Bend Health, Inc. (“Bend”), a leading national, virtual pediatric behavioral care provider, and Little League® International, the world’s largest youth sports organization, today announced a partnership for Bend to provide mental health support services during the 2023 Little League Baseball® and Little League Softball® Region and World Series tournaments this summer. During the region tournaments, […]

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 […]