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  • Tokyo wins Little League title, beating Lewisberry 18-11 story has photos
    Updated: Aug-30-15 8:41 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - With more than 42,000 fans cheering against them, the Tokyo players found themselves down eight runs in the first inning of the Little League championship game against Lewisberry, Pennsylvania.

  • Texas beats Mexico 6-4 in Little League consolation game 
    Updated: Aug-30-15 1:17 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Issac Garcia hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning to help Pearland, Texas, beat Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico, 6-4 in Sunday's consolation game of the Little League World Series.

  • Pennsylvania beats Texas 3-2 at Little League World Series story has photos
    Updated: Aug-29-15 7:30 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - It's safe to say 12-year-old Chayton Krauss had never before caused 46,000 people around him to erupt into screams of euphoria.

  • Japan beats Mexico 1-0 at Little League World Series story has photos
    Updated: Aug-29-15 4:35 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Yugo Aoki singled for Tokyo's first hit in the seventh inning, and then scored on a fielder's choice to help Japan beat Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico, 1-0 on Saturday for a spot in the championship game of the Little League World Series.

  • Being home team can be blessing and curse for Lewisberry story has photos
    Updated: Aug-28-15 4:21 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Kaden Peifer and his Lewisberry, Pennsylvania, teammates use the same word over and over when describing what it's like to be playing two hours from home in front of 35,000 fans at the Little League World Series.

  • Texas beats California in 8 innings to reach LLWS title game 
    Updated: Aug-27-15 11:39 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Pearland, Texas, hit a pair of homers in the bottom of the eighth inning Thursday night for a 9-7 victory over Bonita, California, and a berth in the U.S. championship game at the Little League World Series.

  • Mexico advances to International title game at LLWS 
    Updated: Aug-27-15 6:27 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Left-hander Daniel Zaragoza gave up only three hits and doubled home a pair of runs Thursday, leading Mexicali Baja California, Mexico, to an 11-0 victory over Barquisimeto, Venezuela, and a berth in the International championship game at the Little League World Series.

  • Japan beats Venezuela, reaches LLWS bracket title game 
    Updated: Aug-26-15 7:05 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Tokyo got down to its final strike before tying it in the bottom of the sixth inning with a single, then rallied again to overcame a two-run deficit in the eighth for a 5-4 victory over Venezuela on Wednesday and a berth in the International bracket title game at the Little League World Series.

  • California eliminates Kentucky 11-3 at LLWS 
    Updated: Aug-25-15 10:36 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - California hit a pair of home runs and took full advantage of four errors, pulling away to an 11-3 victory on Tuesday night that eliminated Kentucky from the Little League World Series.

  • Mariano Rivera hated pitching in Little League story has photos
    Updated: Aug-25-15 10:13 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Mariano Rivera remembers his Little League days fondly. What he remembers most: He hated to pitch.

  • Mexico's 11-1 win eliminates Taiwan from Little League WS story has photos
    Updated: Aug-25-15 6:53 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Catcher Raul Leon drove in five runs with a homer and a single, and Mexico eliminated Taipei, Taiwan with an 11-1 victory on Tuesday at the Little League World Series.

  • ESPN takes Schilling off LLWS broadcast after tweet 
    Updated: Aug-25-15 5:01 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - ESPN removed Curt Schilling from its broadcast team for the Little League World Series on Tuesday because of an anti-Muslim tweet.

  • Missouri beats Canada 18-6 in LLWS consolation game 
    Updated: Aug-25-15 3:55 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Devrin Weathers pitched into the fifth inning and hit a two-run homer on Tuesday, leading Webb City, Missouri to an 18-6 victory over Canada in a consolation game at the Little League World Series.

  • Child-sex, pornography trial for ex-museum official delayed 
    Updated: Aug-25-15 9:10 am

    WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - The child-sex trial for the former chief executive officer of the Boal Mansion Museum has been postponed again while a federal judge considers a sealed motion by prosecutors to have him tried at the same time on child pornography charges.

  • Burwash leads Bowling Green, Kentucky, at LLWS story has photos
    Updated: Aug-24-15 10:59 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Eli Burwash scored the go-ahead run in the bottom of the fifth inning then earned the save pitching as Bowling Green, Kentucky, avoided elimination Monday at the Little League World Series by beating Taylors, South Carolina, 4-3.

  • Bonita, California beats Cranston, Rhode Island 10-3 at LLWS 
    Updated: Aug-24-15 10:41 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Jacob Baptista hit a go-ahead grand slam and Levi Mendez struck out 11 as Bonita, California, advanced at the Little League World Series Monday night, defeating Cranston, Rhode Island, 10-3 in an elimination game.

  • Burwash scores go-ahead run as Kentucky beats SC 4-3 in LLWS 
    Updated: Aug-24-15 6:30 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Eli Burwash scored the go-ahead run in the bottom of the fifth inning then earned the save pitching as Bowling Green, Kentucky, avoided elimination Monday at the Little League World Series by beating Taylors, South Carolina, 4-3.

  • Mexico scores 9 in 1st inning to eliminate Australia at LLWS 
    Updated: Aug-24-15 4:02 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Mexico scored nine runs in the first inning to eliminate Australia from the Little League World Series, winning 14-3 in four innings on Monday.

  • Rodriguez homers twice to lead DR past Oregon 7-3 in LLWS 
    Updated: Aug-24-15 3:06 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Emmanuel Rodriguez hit two home runs to lead the Dominican Republic to a 7-3 win over Portland, Oregon, Monday in a Little League World Series consolation game.

  • Heline doubles to lift Lewisberry past Taylors 9-8 
    Updated: Aug-23-15 9:42 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Jaden Henline hit a two-run double in the sixth inning to give Lewisberry, Pennsylvania, a 9-8 victory over Taylors, South Carolina, on Sunday night in the Little League World Series.

  • Gottfried leads Pearland over Bonita, 8-4 in LLWS 
    Updated: Aug-23-15 5:57 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Ben Gottfried hit a two-run homer and threw 4 2/3 innings of three-hit ball and Pearland, Texas, beat Bonita, California, 8-4 on Sunday to improve to 2-0 in the Little League World Series.

  • Venezuela advances past Uganda 7-0 in LLWS 
    Updated: Aug-23-15 1:26 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Luis Castillo pitched a one-hit shutout and also hit a two-run home run as Venezuela beat Uganda 7-0 on Sunday to advance to the International winner's bracket final at the Little League World Series.

  • Rhode Island avoids elimination, beats Missouri 6-3 at LLWS 
    Updated: Aug-22-15 10:30 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Cam Adamec threw three strong innings and Cranston, Rhode Island, scored five two-out runs in the first inning in a 6-3 victory over Webb City, Missouri on Saturday night in a Little League World Series elimination game

  • Taiwan beats Canada 16-4 in 4 innings in LLWS 
    Updated: Aug-22-15 8:23 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Wei Hung Chou hit a grand slam in the third inning and a two-run shot in fourth to help Taipei, Taiwan, beat White Rock, British Columbia, 16-4 in four innings Saturday night in the Little League World Series.

  • Obee leads Kentucky past Oregon, 7-5 at LLWS 
    Updated: Aug-22-15 5:44 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Devin Obee hit a three-run home run to help Bowling Green, Kentucky, beat Portland, Oregon, 7-5 on Saturday in an elimination game in the Little League World Series.