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Little League® Offers Continued Support of Youngest Divisions of Baseball and Softball

Through newly developed online chartering, Little League will gather additional Minor Division information to further support local league coaches and volunteers. In an effort to continue supporting the youngest levels…
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I Stressed Over My Son’s “Failure.” He Did Not.

I was well aware that baseball is considered a sport of failure. A player gets just three hits in 10 at-bats, and he is successful. During my son’s third year…
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Little League® International Mourns the Passing of Former West Virginia District 3 Administrator John Niewierowski Jr.

Little League® International mourns the passing of John Niewierowski, Jr., former West Virginia District 3 Administrator. He was 72. Born on August 8, 1944, in Charleston, W. Va., Mr. Niewierowski…
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Parent Confession: I Tried to Coach My Son Into a College Baseball Scholarship at Age 10

It was hard for me to see him strikeout or miss a ground ball. Through Tee Ball and Coach Pitch, I knew he was just learning, but once he got…
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Little League® International Restructures Its Teenage Divisions

Energizing its focus on providing baseball and softball opportunities for young athletes, Little League to discontinue the Big League Baseball and Softball divisions, providing offerings for children 4 to 16…
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Six Innings with ESPN’s Jessica Mendoza

Jessica Mendoza might be the most powerful woman in baseball. A member of the ESPN family since 2007 and Sunday Night Baseball analyst since 2016, she also has some game…
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Little League® to Travel Ball and Back Again

I started my son in the Little League® Tee Ball program when he was four. I had worked with him quite a lot prior to that. I know that may…
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2021 Little League® Baseball and Softball World Series to Honor Icons of the Game

Little League Baseball® World Series brackets named in Memory of Hank Aaron and Tom Seaver; Little League Softball® World Series Pools to Celebrate Jennie Finch and Jessica Mendoza With the…
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Update to the Implementation of Little League Baseball® Age Determination Date

Little League Baseball® to Begin Utilization of August 31 Age Determination Date for the 2018 Season; Children Born Between May 1 and August 31, 2005 to be Grandfathered as 12-Year-Olds…
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Once in a Lifetime: Superstars Like Kris Bryant Don’t Come Around Often

By Allison Duffy-Davis He’s just 24 years old, but since April 2015, Kris Bryant has made his Major League debut, played in an All-Star Game, carried Chicago to the NLCS…

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