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Team from York County, Pa., beats Texas, reaches U.S. final at Little League World Series

Team from York County, Pa., beats Texas, reaches U.S. final at Little League World Series

The closest thing to a home team at the Little League World Series is headed for the final of the U.S. bracket. And Lewisberry can expect a full house when it goes for the title. Left-hander Adam Cramer struck out 13 in five innings, and the undefeated Pennsylvania team beat Pearland, Texas, 3-0, on Wednesday night while thousands of red-shirted fans stood and cheered. Manager Tom Peifer gathered his team, known as Red Land, on the field and said aloud what they already knew: They'll be playing for the title of best team in the United States. "I never thought those words would come out of my mouth," he said. A quiet left-hander took them the final step. Cramer...

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