| Aug 15, 2014
There was a moment of pause during Thursday's Little League World Series game after Chicago's Pierce Jones slammed his second home run over the fence.
The Jackie Robinson West All-Stars had cranked the score up to 10-2 by the top of the third inning,...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 5:25 PM
Win or lose, the journey to the Little League World Series will be life-changing for the Jackie Robinson West All-Stars, say those who have played on the same stage.
"It's an experience they're going to remember for the rest of their lives," said Ronell...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 9:18 AM
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Whatever the situation, the Jackie Robinson West All-Stars believe their bats will prevail in the end.
On Monday night, facing elimination against Cumberland, R.I., the South Siders had just enough offense to move on in...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 12:58 PM
ORANGE — With a near-perfect 12 –1 record, the Farmington Little League all-stars are this year's Section II champions.
The team's single loss was to Fairfield American during the Section I championship game at the Henry Roche Memorial...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 6:05 PM
The journey began in the city and made a stop in Manteno before continuing to Indianapolis.
Now, 13 games and 13 victories later, 13 youngsters from the Jackie Robinson West team have arrived in Williamsport, Pa., for the Little League World Series....
| Aug 13, 2014
| 8:55 PM
Claudia Harvey wasn't sure what she packed before hitting the road to cheer on her 13-year-old son, Darion, in the first round of the Little League World Series, which begins Thursday in Williamsport, Pa.
As recently as Tuesday, the mother from Chicago'...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 12:52 PM
When Mike Hendrix fielded his All-Star baseball team earlier this summer, he had no idea just how far he could take his North Springs Little League Juniors. Hendrix and company did the local program proud and had a rather commendable showing in the...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The Little League World Series opened in Williamsport, Penn., last week. This year, the vital statistics are about the same as last year and the year before: 10 days, 30 games, 16 teams representing the U.S. and eight countries around the globe. And...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 8:07 PM
The Sports Xchange
By MoiseKapenda Bower, The Sports Xchange
Astros 4, Angels 1
HOUSTON -- Collin McHugh continued his torrid stretch of pitching, shackling the Los Angeles Angels in the Houston Astros' 4-1 victory on Wednesday night at Minute Maid...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Wellington Little League coach Mike Little said his 9-year-old All-Star team "came together" as it finished the campaign with a 6-5 victory over West Boynton recently to capture the 9-Year-old All Stars 2014 Little League Palm Beach County Spring...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 5:09 PM
You know why the Little League World Series was such a blast to watch?
Sure, there’s the obvious Chicagoistic reason that paraded through the streets Wednesday: Jackie Robinson West was the first baseball team in decades that delivered memories...