Peter J. McGovern Little League Museum

Little League Museum Hosting Kids’ Day on March 24

2 years 24 weeks ago

There will be something for children of all ages at the 10th annual Kids’ Day hosted by the Peter J. McGovern Little League Museum on Route 15 in South Williamsport. The event will be held Saturday, March 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. more»

Little League Museum Will Host NFL Exhibit through May

2 years 29 weeks ago
Diamonds to Gridirons: Little Leaguers in the NFL is on display until May at the Peter J. McGovern Little League Museum, South Williamsport.

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (Feb. 3, 2012) – Football fans who may be suffering withdrawals from their favorite sport when the Super Bowl is over this Sunday can relive great football moments at the Peter J. McGovern Little League Museum in South Williamsport, Pa. more»

Little League Museum and Lycoming College Business Class to Host Cub Scout Event

2 years 44 weeks ago

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (Oct. 26, 2011) – The Peter J. McGovern Little League Museum, in conjunction with Dr. Neil Boyd’s business class at Lycoming College, is inviting local Cub Scouts to “Sunday Funday Field Day” which will be held Nov. 13 from 1 to 5 p.m. more»

Little League Museum Hosts Monster Mash Baseball Bash on Oct. 22

2 years 46 weeks ago

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (Oct. 7, 2011) – The Peter J. McGovern Little League Museum will host an evening of child-friendly Halloween activities on Saturday, Oct. 22. The museum, part of the Little League International complex on Route 15 in South Williamsport, will be the site of the seventh annual Monster Mash Baseball Bash from 6 to 8 p.m. more»

Little League Museum Hosts Monster Mash Baseball Bash on Oct. 22

2 years 46 weeks ago

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (Oct. 7, 2011) – The Peter J. McGovern Little League Museum will host an evening of child-friendly Halloween activities on Saturday, Oct. 22. The museum, part of the Little League International complex on Route 15 in South Williamsport, will be the site of the seventh annual Monster Mash Baseball Bash from 6 to 8 p.m. more»

Happy Birthday Carl Stotz!

4 years 27 weeks ago

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa -- Saturday, Feb. 20, marked the 100th anniversary of the birth of Little League Baseball’s founder. Although he died in 1992, Carl Stotz’s legacy is one of vision and tenacity that began more than 70 years ago in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. more»

A View from the Bleachers

4 years 32 weeks ago

Although I grew up in nearby Hughesville, I never attended any of the Little League World Series baseball games held every summer in South Williamsport. My father had taken my brother once…but I was just as happy to stay at home. Baseball was for boys, of course.

In ’93… more»

Little League Baseball World Series Ticket Lottery to Close at End of March

December 31, 1969

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (Jan. 7, 2010) – The annual Little League Baseball World Series Ticket Lottery provides Little League fans with a chance to receive tickets to the World Championship Game of the 2010 Little League Baseball World Series, scheduled for Aug. 29. more»

Pieces of Our Past: The 1948 World Series

4 years 36 weeks ago

Every Little League Baseball World Series game has its highlights and many of them are available to view at the Peter J. McGovern Little League Museum. more»

Dates, Sites for 2010 LLWS Tourneys Announced

December 31, 1969

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (Nov. 13, 2009) – The dates and sites for the eight Little League World Series tournaments in 2010 were approved today by the Little League International Board of Directors, it was announced by Stephen D. Keener, President and Chief Executive Officer of Little League Baseball and Softball. more»

Piece of Our Past: Little League to Major Leagues

4 years 41 weeks ago

When Tom Seaver played Little League in the mid-1950s, his dreams of becoming a Major Leaguer were just dreams, but even then his graciousness as a player was on par with his talent.

For all his contributions, Seaver was honored with the “Little League Player of the Year Award” for 1969. The award is displayed in the Peter J. McGovern Little League Museum in Williamsport, Pa. more»

Putsee Vannucci: ‘Eye’ of Little League World Series

4 years 44 weeks ago

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa – Few people can claim to have been associated with all Little League World Series, yet noted photographer Putsee Vannucci was, in a real sense, the camera eye of all the first 60 years.

Vannucci, who died Oct. 12, 2007 at the age of 86, took thousands upon thousands of photographs of those Series and these photos constitute a treasure trove of history. more»

Pieces of Our Past: Origins of Little League Pledge

4 years 46 weeks ago

The “Little League Pledge,” written in 1954 by Peter J. McGovern, a
late president of Little League, was introduced to players everywhere
in February 1955 when it was included in the Little Leaguer Magazine. more»

LLB Founder Topic of Daughter's Program at Muncy

4 years 47 weeks ago
LLB founder Carl Stotz poses with the first team: Lycoming Dairy

MUNCY--Karen Stotz Myers, daughter of Little League Baseball's founder, Carl Stotz, is the guest speaker at Muncy Historical Society's October meeting. Myers will talk at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 11, about her late father and his work with the world's largest youth sports organization. more»

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