Little League Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Edgewater to use mix of real, synthetic turf on field.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | NorthJersey.com

    Two months after hearing a presentation from an artificial turf manufacturer and the backlash from residents that followed, the council on Nov. 10 voted to outfit the Little League Field with synthetic grass while keeping the rest of the park natural. The decision to strike a "balance between the two" came down to the preferences of the Little League program and the desire to get the field operational as soon as possible, according to Councilman Luis Vidal and Borough Attorney Philip Boggia.

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  2. St. Patrick-St. Vincent's James Terrell signs letter to play baseball at Fresno StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... memory at St. Pat's was freshman season playing against Vallejo High. Terrell recalls playing in Vallejo Little League but then played in Livermore after that. "During that time, I had gotten a lot better," he said. "When I played Cal Ripken, I ...

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  3. Jackie Robinson West teamto visit White HouseRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 6 | Lucianne.com

    ... ve been honored in a parade through Chicago. TheyA ve gone to Disney World. And now the Jackie Robinson West Little League team is headed to the White House. The teamA s meeting with President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama will take place ...

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  4. Help us choose the worst Indians moment of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | Let's Go Tribe

    ... would have made the catch. A decent left fielder would have played it for a double... Raburn played it into a Little League home run. Mike Aviles has been one of the worst hitters in MLB over the last three years (among position players who've ...

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  5. Arm pain in young baseball players is common, preventableRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... of pitchers sidelined with overuse injuries or needing surgery. Throwing arm injuries are on the rise in Little League and other youth baseball programs. After these injuries occur, many players are out for the season; others require surgery and ...

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  6. Jackie Robinson West team to visit White HouseRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 6 | Chicago Tribune

    More than 12,000 celebrate the Jackie Robinson Little League National Championship throughout the city. More than 12,000 celebrate the Jackie Robinson Little League National Championship throughout the city.

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  7. Miller: Blasts from the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Cape Cod Times

    ... I've missed him.) Then my thoughts might ricochet to Southfield, Michigan, 10 years earlier, with me as a Little League pitcher watching from the mound as my friend Lip races forward to make a great, sliding catch in left field as his older sisters, ...

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  8. Register Now for Pleasanton Foothill Little LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | Patch.com

    Pleasanton Foothill Little League baseball registration is now open. PFLL All Players who plan to play AA, AAA, or Majors must attend the evaluations on offers fun and organized baseball for ages 4 to 18. All players living within PFLL boundaries who plan to play T-Ball, A, AA, AAA, or Majors should register now for the 2015 spring season.

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  9. Hot Stove series: Red Sox must adapt to MLB's changing waysRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 6 | Boston Herald

    ... as the most important offensive skill in the game. Nothing is more precious than an out. A walk, as the old Little League adage goes, is as good as a hit. Except, what happens if hitting is so down that batters who walk become more likely to be ...

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  10. Mayor and trustees to run for further terms in 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Courier Standard

    ... to create an ice skating rink, which he mentioned two possible locations for -- White Park and the Canajoharie Little League field. Though Mazzarella has been in contact with Little League representatives, and surveyed the scene, noting that it's ...

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  11. MeetingsRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 6 | Standard Speaker

    ' WEST HAZLETON LITTLE LEAGUE - The West Hazleton Baseball Association will meet at Monday at 6:30 p.m. at the West Hazleton Little League fieldhouse, second floor.

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  12. Odd-couple-like fathers star in Key City Public Theatre show SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | Peninsula Daily News

    Key City Public Theatre's "Rounding Third" isn't just about baseball. Yes, the characters are Little League fathers: Michael and Don are dads with conflicting views about the game.

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  13. Football Insider: Fort Worth schools work around bad weather, field conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... others. "I pray for the field turf, because it doesn't only help me - it helps the soccer teams and any other little league teams that want to use our facilities," Henry said. "We'd get more use out of it than having a regular grass field, which has ...

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  14. Red Sox must adapt to baseball's changing waysRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Boston Herald

    ... as the most important offensive skill in the game. Nothing is more precious than an out. A walk, as the old Little League adage goes, is as good as a hit. Except, what happens if hitting is so down that batters who walk become more likely to be ...

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  15. Pasco County letters: Wesley Chapel's identity was created by countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... Kings. Martha King was president of Sanders Memorial, and Logan King was the coach of the Lutz Land O'Lakes Little League. We remember when I-75 was built through Lutz and Land O'Lakes and cut through the property of the King ranch. We didn't know ...

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  16. Taney Dragons to open Special Olympics at VillanovaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Philly.com

    RADNOR The Taney Dragons Little League team will be on hand for the opening ceremonies of the 26th Special Olympics Fall Festival, held at Villanova University starting Friday night. For this year's event, which runs through Sunday, the campus will be transformed to reflect a Superhero theme of "Athletes Today, Heroes Forever."

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  17. The boyhood bond of Kevin Love and Klay ThompsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Portland Tribune

    ... Cruz Warriors. Younger son Trayce, 23, is a center fielder in the Chicago White Sox system. "The boys played Little League baseball together," recalls Mychal, whose family lived in Lake Oswego from 1992-2004. "Kevin would come over to the house ...

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  18. Demarest aims for total makeover of American Field at WakeleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | NorthJersey.com

    Young baseball players in the borough may have a refurbished field to play on after the governing body applied for an Open Space Trust Fund grant to renovate the American Field at the Wakelee Field complex. The council authorized Capital Alternatives Corporation, its grant writer, to apply for the $75,000 matching grant at a special meeting on Oct. 27, because the grant's application deadline was Oct. 31. Should the borough receive the grant, Mayor Raymond Cywinski said the borough will strip the soil, grade the area, installing sod, and fix the irrigation system for the Little League field.

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  19. Lives Lived: James Stanley Hill, 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Society (assisting senior citizens), Cause We Care Foundation (aiding single mothers), local schools, Little League baseball and many other causes - without fanfare, seeking no public recognition. One example illustrates Jim's true calibre. Years ...

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  20. Roseanne Barr returning to TV with parenting docu-series 'Momsters'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | UPI

    ... a bizarre world where mothers will do anything for their children's happiness," a news release said. "From the little league mama who stalks and threatens her son's coach to the pageant parent who will stop at nothing to get her daughter the crown, ...

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