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1 hr ago | WNEP-TV Moosic

Ryan Howard Visits the Little League World Series

The players at the Little League World Series are used to being the center of attention, but today they shared the spotlight with one of their idols: Ryan Howard of the Philadelphia Phillies.


Related Topix: Sports, Ryan Howard, Baseball Players, Philadelphia Phillies, Major League Baseball

5 hrs ago | Daily Herald

Mike North video: Betting on Little League games

Even though Mike North does professional handicapping, he doesn't think a betting line for Little League games is a good idea.


9 hrs ago | The Riverdale Press

Kingsbridge Little Leaguers triumph at Yankee a

Elijah Diaz of the Knights, is tagged out trying to stretch a triple into an inside the-park home run.


13 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

Your Week in Pop Culture: #newtoWho? Catch up before season premier

You aren't alone, if you're like me and surrounded by people who love the alien-based show, then you've seen it grow in popularity recently and want in.


18 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

Las Vegas defeats Davis, Philadelphia

Dallan Cave and Brennan Holligan hit two-run homers, lefty reliever Austin Kryszczuk got out of two big jams, and Las Vegas beat Philadelphia and star pitcher Mo'ne Davis, 8-1, in the Little League World Series on Wednesday night.


22 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Column: Time for these child stars to get paid?

Like just about every other organized youth sports program, the Little League World Series is being played mostly for the benefit of grown-ups.


Related Topix: Sports

Wed Aug 20, 2014


Nevada powers past Pennsylvania in LLWS, advances to US final

Not even Mo'ne Davis could stop the hard-hitting bunch from Nevada, although the team from Pennsylvania held their own for most of the night.



Little League World Series 2014: Day 7 Scores, Bracket Results and Highlights

Davis. You just have the eyes of a nation watching your every move on the mound at the 2014 Little League World Series.


WTLC-AM Indianapolis

Kim's Perspective: African-American Children Make Impact At Little League World Series

As a Chicago native, I'm proudly watching a group of black boys from my beloved south side make a positive impact on the world-and give another view of black males to the world-other than the ones they are getting regularly on Monday mornings after reports of record violence and shootings in the Windy City.


Related Topix: Opinion


Mo'ne Davis' impact on girls and boys

My girls, ages 6 and 8, love sports, but we are not a family that watches much baseball or even follows the Little League World Series.


Youth coach: Inspiring speech was spontaneous

A youth baseball coach from Rhode Island who has become an Internet sensation for the inspiring speech he made after his team was eliminated from the Little League World Series says the talk was spontaneous and from the heart.


WTOP-FM Washington

From Taney to D.C., baseball takes root

The best sports story of the summer might also be its unlikeliest. The Taney Dragons, predominantly black, representing the inner city of Philadelphia and featuring a female pitcher, have taken on all comers and dispatched them en route to the Little League World Series semifinals Wednesday night in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.


The Hartford Courant

Philadelphia girl pitcher becomes Little League baseball's new 'phenom'

In baseball parlance, a "phenom" is a young ace pitcher who explodes on the scene.


Related Topix: Madison, CT

Tue Aug 19, 2014

KOB-TV New Mexico

58 years later, Roswell remembers its Little League World Series champs

Nearly 60 years ago, a New Mexico little league team did something no other little league team has done since they won a World Series.


The Winnipeg Free Press

Mo'ne Davis has captivated the Little League WS, but Philadelphia star also knows hoops

Fans have lined the grassy hills beyond the playing field at the Little World Series to see Mo'ne Davis.


Slaughter homers twice, Nashville beats Canada

The catcher hit three-run homers in the first and fifth innings, while third baseman Blake Money hit a solo shot in the fifth.


Mo'ne tries to find some peace

Davis was, in fact, late for the team dinner at a local chicken wing restaurant.


This May Be the Best Little League Speech You Hear - and It Comes...

With helmets and hats hung low, a Little League team from Cumberland, Rhode Island, gathered to hear the words of their coach after a heartbreaking loss to Chicago's Jackie Robinson West in the Little League World Series Monday.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News

Little League 'uncles' guide players through tourney

Before the Taney Dragons arrive at their assigned field for practice, Josh Lupacchino is already there, equipment in the back of his golf cart, a Mid-Atlantic team hat on his head.


Mon Aug 18, 2014

Chicago edges Cumberland 8-7 in LLWS

Pierce Jones and Trey Hondras homered, and Houston hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the fifth inning as Chicago's Jackie Robinson West beat Cumberland, Rhode Island, 8-7 on Monday night in an elimination game at the Little League World Series.