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Little League World Series

Your Kid Hates Little League

Galanty Miller | Posted 05.25.2014 | Comedy
Galanty Miller

We're nearing that time of year again, when the snow melts away, the sun comes out from hiding and millions of children around the country think, "Shit, am I gonna have to play Little League?"

Little League Champions!

AP | By JOHN KEKIS | Posted 10.25.2013 | Sports

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — The victory lap around Lamade Stadium never gets old for Japan, nor does the players' ritual of scooping up some souv...

LLWS: Mexico, Connecticut Combine For 29 Runs

AP | JOHN KEKIS | Posted 08.25.2013 | Sports

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. -- After Mexico defeated Connecticut by a run in the Little League World Series consolation game, the teams shook hands and de...

PHOTOS: Little Leaguers Clinch U.S. Title

AP | By JOHN KEKIS | Posted 10.24.2013 | Sports

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — When California starter Nick Mora had to leave the game with one out to go, he wasn't too happy. "I wa...

LLWS 2013: Japan Battles Mexico For International Title

AP | JOHN KEKIS | Posted 10.24.2013 | Sports

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. -- Defense. Power. Finesse. As usual, Japan has it all. Takuma Gomi led off the top of the sixth inning with a tiebreaking ...

LLWS: Extra-Inning Thriller Decides Spot In U.S. Championship Game

AP | Posted 10.23.2013 | Sports

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — After a crushing extra-inning loss in the Little League World Series, Connecticut manager Tim Rogers expected his New...

It Is Time To Pay Players In Little League World Series?

Yahoo! Sports | Dan Wetzel | Posted 08.20.2013 | Sports

Skai Jackson is 11 years old. She is an actress with a starring role on the Disney Channel show "Jessie." She's not hard to find on television. ...

Little Leaguer Throws No-Hitter

AP | Posted 10.16.2013 | Sports

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Grant Holman threw a no-hitter to lead Chula Vista, Calif., past Grosse Pointe, Mich., 3-0 on Friday in the Little Le...

WATCH: Curveball Stuns Little League Batter

Posted 08.16.2013 | Sports

A young pitcher in the Little League World Series caught a batter off-guard when he tossed a wicked breaking ball during a game between Panama and Pue...

Own a Business? Work in a Business? Then Watch the Little League World Series

Gene Marks | Posted 10.16.2013 | Small Business
Gene Marks

The Little League World Series starts tomorrow in Williamsport and runs through next weekend. And if you want a few lessons about running a business, check out a few games. Here's what you'll learn about winners.

Little League World Series Returns

AP | JIM CARLSON | Posted 10.14.2013 | Sports

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Sixteen teams gathered for the Little League World Series, some from thousands of miles away, but all feeling right at home...

The Little League World Series: The World (Really) Is Watching

Andrew Benkovic | Posted 10.12.2013 | Sports
Andrew Benkovic

What makes the LLWS so great is the sportsmanship that is displayed by the players, coaches and spectators. With the current state of the Major League Baseball and some other sports, it is interesting to see the way these "kids" act compared to some of their idols.

Future of Film: What Is a Movie's Sell-By Date?

Tribeca | Posted 10.30.2012 | Entertainment
Tribeca

What is a movie's sell-by date? Studios give tremendous care to the timing of a release date, taking into account competitive films, holidays, market analysis, and executive instincts above my paygrade.

Champions! Japan Routs Tennessee For Little League Crown

AP | GENARO C. ARMAS | Posted 10.26.2012 | Sports

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Arms outstretched in the air with a smile from ear-to-ear, Noriatsu Osaka couldn't contain his glee. Neither could hi...

$14.5 Million Youth Baseball Settlement

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 08.24.2012 | Small Business

Amid the Little League World Series, a former youth player left brain-damaged by a ball hit off a metal bat in 2006 received a $14.5 million lawsuit s...

Tennessee, Japan Move On

AP | GENARO C. ARMAS | Posted 10.22.2012 | Sports

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — A group of wide-eyed kids in baseball hats waited patiently outside Lamade Stadium for a glimpse of the Tennessee Litt...

No-Hitter, Walk-Off Homer Highlight Little League World Series Action

AP | GENARO C. ARMAS | Posted 10.20.2012 | Sports

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. -- Danny Marzo was thinking about his manager's advice as he walked to the plate in the eighth inning: Concentrate on making a...

Little League World Series: Tennessee, Texas Still Alive

AP | GENARO C. ARMAS | Posted 10.19.2012 | Sports

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. -- After his home run sailed over the left-field fence, Brock Myers raced around the basepaths as if he was running a 40-yard ...

WATCH: Incredible Little League World Series Web Gem

Posted 08.18.2012 | Sports

The Little League World Series started on Thursday and we may already have one of the best web gems we'll see throughout the next few weeks (And one o...

Local Team Goes To World Series! (No, We Don't Mean The Giants)

Patch | Julie Pendray and Carlos Villatoro | Posted 08.15.2012 | San Francisco

They've done it! The Petaluma National will head to the World Series, after defeating Hawaii 7-5 in San Bernadino on Saturday. They're due to fly t...

California Wins Little League World Series Title

AP | By GENARO C. ARMAS | Posted 10.28.2011 | Sports

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. -- An American flag draped around his shoulders, Braydon Salzman couldn't contain his glee when he found California teammate N...

Local Team In The Finals For Little League World Series

AP | GENARO C. ARMAS | Posted 10.26.2011 | Los Angeles

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Hagen Danner pitched the biggest game of his Little League career before a large, passionate crowd rarely seen at yout...

Lessons From the Little League World Series

Howard Steven Friedman | Posted 10.24.2011 | Sports
Howard Steven Friedman

"The kids are learning that life's not fair, which is a very valuable lesson. They are also learning that it is important to be the person making up the rules. Don't forget that in 1975 we didn't let any other towns play."

WATCH: Tiny Dancer In Left Field At Little League World Series

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 10.24.2011 | Sports

In baseball, it is said that the best pitchers are able to "pitch to the score," meaning that they will aggressively attack the strike zone and pitch ...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 10.18.2011 | New York
Len Berman

You have to admire Giants quarterback Eli Manning's confidence. He says he's in the same class as Patriots star Tom Brady. He may be the only one who thinks so.