Tag: MLB

Little League® Grads Earn 2018 MLB Postseason Awards

Another exciting MLB Postseason is officially in the books as the Boston Red Sox, led by nine Little League® graduates, took home the Commissioner’s Trophy with a series win over the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 2018 World Series. Now, with the excitement coming to a close, it’s time to take a look at the […]

New MLB Exhibit on Display at World of Little League® Museum

Visitors to the World of Little League® Museum and Official Store will have the opportunity to experience a brand-new exhibit as Little League® shares its historical connection with Major League Baseball. “Little League International and Major League Baseball have enjoyed a close relationship for decades, and as that relationship with Major League Baseball has grown in recent […]

“Good Luck!” Messages to Little League® Grads from the Programs That Made Them

The 2018 Major League Baseball postseason is here and along with that comes the opportunity for kids from around the world to watch former Little Leaguers® from their hometown chase their World Series dreams. The local Little League® programs featured below put their best video, and in some cases, gymnastics, forward to support their favorite […]

Little League® Graduates Ready For 2018 MLB Postseason

The 2018 Major League Baseball Postseason is once again shaping up to be an exciting time for baseball fans all over the world, and among this year’s top teams are more than 70 Little League alumni ready to try and lead their team to the Commissioner’s Trophy. From Hall of Famers to Home Run Derby […]

Pirates, Cubs to Play in 2019 MLB Little League Classic presented by GEICO

Major League Baseball (MLB), the Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) and Little League® International jointly announced that the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Chicago Cubs will play in the third “MLB Little League Classic presented by GEICO” in Williamsport, Pa., during the 2019 MLB Championship Season. The special Regular Season contest, as well as ancillary […]

Little League® Shines At 2018 MLB All-Star Festivities

While the 2018 MLB All-Star Festivities were filled with incredible moments and exciting highlights from plenty of the league’s biggest stars, it was Little Leaguers® past and present that shined in the spotlight during this year’s Mid-Summer Classic. READ MORE: 2018 MLB All-Star Festivities Preview From current Little Leaguers competing in events such as the […]

2018 MLB All-Star Festivities Feature Little League® Graduates in the Nation’s Capital

Each year, the Major League Baseball All-Star festivities puts some of the game’s best talent from around the league on display, and many of those All-Stars got their start playing on local fields in their community’s Little League® program. This year’s Mid-Summer classic will feature 17 Little League graduates competing in the 2018 MLB All-Star […]

Little League ® Graduates Highlight Top 75 Picks in 2018 MLB First-Year Player Draft

Growing up, many Little Leaguers® dream of one day making it to the big stage and playing Major League Baseball. While many Little League® graduates eventually go on to pursue fulfilling careers in something other than baseball, a select group of alumni get to live out their dreams each year as they hear their names […]

Little League® International Receives Donation from Major League Baseball to Support Leagues in Puerto Rico

When Hurricanes Irma and Maria roared through the Caribbean in the fall of 2017, within just weeks of each other, they left in their wake unimaginable devastation and a long road of recovery for communities throughout the region. As the islands work to restore their way of life, the games of baseball and softball can […]

Little League® Graduates Ready To Shine On MLB Opening Day

After an exciting 2017 season, more than 100 Little League graduates will officially kick off the 2018 season on Thursday, March 29, as all 30 Major League Baseball teams open the season on the same day for the first time since 1968. The earliest start in MLB history, the 2018 MLB Opening Day festivities will […]