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2018 Little League Baseball World Series – August 16 – 26

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Hawaii Shuts Out South Korea, 3-0; Captures Little League Baseball® World Series Title

2018 Challenger Exhibition Game Filled with Smiles and New Opportunities

The 2018 Challenger Exhibition Game at the Little League Baseball® World Series drew a packed crowd at Volunteer Stadium, an annual event that gives players with physical and mental disabilities a chance to play under the Williamsport spotlight. This year’s participants were Hazleton Little League from the nearby Hazleton, Pa., and Highland Baseball Club Little […]

Asia-Pacific Edges Japan to Wins International Championship, 2-1

South Seoul (South Korea) Little League won the 2018 Little League Baseball World Series International Region Championship by outlasting Japan’s Kawaguchi Little League, 2-1, Saturday afternoon at Howard J. Lamade Stadium. The Asia-Pacific Champions, now International Champs, pushed across two runs in the bottom of the first inning, as clean-up hitter Ji Hyung Choi homered […]

Japan’s ‘Mom Squad’ Gives Kawaguchi Little Leaguers a Taste of Home

By Lucas Friedman Millions of people around the world tune into the Little League Baseball® World Series to support their local team. However, a coalition of moms traveled 11,470 miles from Kawaguchi, Japan to Williamsport, Pa., to watch their sons compete for a championship. Kawaguchi Little League’s “mom squad” has a strong presence at the […]

Hawaii Brings Its Aloha Spirit to Williamsport, Looks To Inspire Hope Back Home in Honolulu

By Rob Tota It has been a tense few days for residents of Honolulu, as Hurricane Lane continues to pass through the capital city of Hawaii. Saturday will offer a unique distraction from the tropical storm, as the city of Honolulu will unite behind their Little League® team as they fight for a spot in […]

LLBWS Final Four: Hawaii, Georgia Duel Will Decide Who Is Best in U.S.; Japan, South Korea Challenge for International Supremacy

By Rob Tota and Lucas Friedman After eight days and 26 games, the 72nd Little League Baseball® World Series is down to its final four teams. On Championship Saturday at Howard J. Lamade Stadium the best LLB® teams from the United States and International Regions will be decided, and Sunday’s World title game tilt will […]

Three Players from Tunkhannock, Pa., Share Their Little League Softball® World Series Experiences

The Little League Baseball® World Series has heated up in Williamsport, Pa. The four remaining teams hope to be celebrating a championship on Sunday. About two hours down the road, in Tunkhannock, Pa., one Little League® team is already celebrating an incredible season. The girls from Tunkhannock Little League have come home celebrities. They returned […]

Southeast Downs Mid-Atlantic; Earns Berth into United States Championship Game

The Mid-Atlantic Region Champions from Mid Island Little League were rolling early, scoring three runs in the top of the first inning, but Peachtree City American Little League, the Southeast Region Champion, was not phased, rebounding to post a 7-3 on Thursday evening at Howard J. Lamade Stadium. The victory set up a rematch between […]

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 […]

Idaho Topples Spain, 5-0

One bright spot for Europe-Africa was a single by Juan Salazar in the first inning. Christopher Reynolds was the winning pitcher for Northwest. He went four and a third innings, allowing zero runs on two hits and striking out six. Juan took the loss for Europe-Africa. He went four and a third innings, allowing five […]

Rainy Conditions Give Little Leaguers® Some Welcome Down Time

The 2018 Little League Baseball® World Series has been packed with extra inning thrillers, walk-off wins and … inclement weather. Mother Nature has made her mark on Williamsport, the Susquehanna Valley, and throughout central Pennsylvania, with several of the LLBWS games to date experiencing rain delays, including the postponement of the three games on Tuesday. […]