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2018 Little League Baseball World Series – August 16 – 26

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Aukai Kea’s Extra-Innings Home Run Powers West Region to Victory

Texas Defeats Rhode Island, 3-1

Both teams were strong on the mound on Thursday night in the finale of the first day of games at the 72nd Little League Baseball World Series, but Southwest was just a little bit stronger at the plate in a 3-1 victory over New England. Tommy Turner started the game for the New England Region […]

Mexico Tops Australia In Walk-Off Fashion

Mexico took its opening Little League Baseball World Series game in dramatic walk-off fashion. Down 2-1 in the bottom of the sixth inning, Angel Martinez singled on the first pitch of the at-bat, scoring the tying and winning runs. The pitching was strong on both sides. Mexico pitchers struck out 17, while Australia pitchers fanned […]

Pitching Leads Mid-Atlantic to Victory

Mid Island Little League, the Mid-Atlantic Region winners, snagged a late lead and went on to defeat the Midwest Region Champions From Grandview (Iowa) Little League, 5-2 on Thursday during the first United States Region game of the 72nd Little League Baseball World Series in Williamsport, Pa. The game was tied at two with Mid-Atlantic […]

Asia-Pacific Tops Caribbean in 9 Innings

Caribbean lost the lead late in a 4-2 defeat to Asia-Pacific on Thursday in Game 1 of the Little League Baseball World Series. The game was tied 2-2 with Asia-Pacific batting in the top of the ninth inning when Ji Hyung Choi was hit by a pitch when the bases were loaded, driving in a […]

Grandview Little League Motivated by Ex-Player, Grounds Crew Member

In 1980, the Little League Baseball® World Series field featured eight teams; four from the United States, and four international teams. That was the last time Iowa’s Grandview Little League team appeared in the Little League World Series, a run that continues to impact the team as they return to Williamsport 38 years later. Jim […]

Welcome to the World Stage: 16 Teams Vie for LLB World Series Glory

By Rob Tota and Lucas Friedman For the 72nd Summer, Williamsport, Pa., the birth place of Little League®, welcomes 16 teams from across the United States and several other nations to culminate the largest elimination tournament in the World – The Little League Baseball® World Series. In June, thousands of teams begin their quest for […]

Central Region Claims Little League Softball® World Series Championship

Wheelersburg Little League, from Wheelersburg, Ohio, captured the 2018 Little League Softball® World Series Championship by defeating Tunkhannock Little League, from Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania, 3-0. Both teams were strong in the circle on Wednesday, but Central was just a little bit stronger at the plate in a victory over East on Wednesday. Kaya Hannon started the game for East and recorded 18 outs. LITTLE LEAGUE SOFTBALL WORLD SERIES […]

Greg Bruno Throws Perfect Game as New York Advances to Little League Baseball® World Series

Greg Bruno struck out 12 of the 18 batters he faced, throwing just 63 pitches over six perfect innings in Mid Island Little League’s 4-0 victory over Berlin (Md.) Little League, Sunday afternoon. Throwing the first perfect in Mid-Atlantic Region Championship Game history, Bruno also contributed at the plate, singling and later scoring a run […]

Rhode Island Advances to Williamsport, Wins LLB New England Regional

Rhode Island’s Coventry Little League defeated Pittsfield (Mass.) American Little League, 3-2, Sunday morning, securing the New England Region crown and a trip to Williamsport, Pa., for the 2018 Little League Baseball® World Series. The region championship game was delayed by one day due Saturday’s rain at the East Region’s A. Bartlett Giamatti Leadership Training […]

Hawaii Punches Ticket to Williamsport, Wins LLB West Regional

Honolulu Little League, from Honolulu, Hawaii captured the 2018 Little League Baseball® West Regional Championship by defeating Tri City Little League, from Rocklin, California, 11-2. Sean Yamaguchi drove in four on three hits to lead Hawaii past Northern California 11-2 on Saturday. Yamaguchi drove in runs on a home run in the first, a single in […]