Stan “The Man” Musial was a long-time friend of Little League®, and at the 2014 Musial Awards in St. Louis, Mo., the sportsmanship of Little League graduates, players, and coaches was front and center.
For 75 years, Little League® has strived to provide children with healthy and safe baseball and softball opportunities. Little League would like to congratulate Major League Baseball and USA Baseball for the launch of their new Pitch Smart campaign, as we continue to work together to make baseball a safe, fun sport for all children
Cumberland National Little League from Cumberland, Rhode Island, has been to the Little League Baseball® World Series twice in the past four years. Both of those teams have been led by manager David Belisle, whose inspirational post-game speeches at the 2014 Little League Baseball World Series have gone viral and prompted a nomination as the 2014 Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year.
Jackie Robinson West Little League from Chicago, a participant in the Little League Urban Initiative program, showed dedication and teamwork on the field to overcome an early-round loss and capture the United States Championship at the 2014 Little League Baseball® World Series.
Each year, Little Leaguers® around the world dream of playing Major League Baseball and winning a World Series. Many of the players on the rosters of the Kansas City Royals and the San Francisco Giants got their starts on Little League fields, and one of those teams will be claim the Commissioner’s Trophy.
Original Little League clubhouse circa 1951, which became the Original Little League Museum on West Fourth Street. (Photo credit: Lycoming County Historical Society)
HARRISBURG – The birthplace of Little League could soon be recognized on a national scale for the historic treasure it is. The Pennsylvania State Preservation Board recently approved Lycoming County's nomination of the Original Little League Field for consideration by the Department of the Interior for inclusion in the National Registry of Historic Places. more»
As Little League® celebrates its 75th Anniversary in 2014, the organization is proud to congratulate Rob Manfred, a graduate of Rome (N.Y.) Little League, on his election as the 10th Commissioner of Baseball. Mr. Manfred will be the first Little League graduate to hold the position, which has been a long-time supporter of Little League Baseball and Softball. Little League found three of Mr.
You can talk about the records that Derek Jeter holds. You can talk about his championships and the success of the teams he’s been a part of. You can talk about his textbook inside-out swing and his spectacular jump-throws to first.
Dong Wan Sin went 2-3 and hit a home run, helping Asia-Pacific to an 8-4 victory on Sunday at Lamade. He singled in the third inning and homered in the fifth inning. Hae Chan Choi got the win in relief for Asia-Pacific. Choi pitched four innings and allowed three runs.
August 21, 2014, WILLIAMSPORT – Little League Baseball® World Series (LLBWS) athletic trainers now have a brand new facility in which to treat players during the World Series thanks to a generous contribution from Susquehanna Health Foundation and the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania (FCFP). more»
Don't miss the unveiling and dedication ceremony of 10 bronze statues placed on Market Square today at 1:00 PM on the corner of Market and W. Third Sts., Williamsport. Join in the celebration of the 75th Anniversary of Little League Baseball in its birthplace. more»
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