| Mar 11, 2015
| 2:04 PM
Little League Majors Division
Riding the arms of a trio of right-handed pitchers, the Pirates opened up their 2015 season Saturday with a 9-0 shutout of the Indians in Ocean View Little League Majors Division play.
Evan Knipe, Nick Madole and A.J....
| Mar 3, 2015
| 4:30 AM
The recent story of Chicago's Jackie Robinson West Little League team, their U.S. title taken away because some of their players lived outside the district they represented, struck a nerve with Phil Hart.
That's because he lived the story, 59 years ago....
| Feb 1, 2015
| 4:34 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Mo'ne Davis, the celebrated star of the Little League World Series and avowed UConn women's basketball fan, attended Sunday's game at Temple and was sitting in the bleachers across from the UConn bench.
"Was she here?" Geno Auriemma...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 2:46 PM
GLENDALE — Andrew Angell had quite a workout Monday in the expansive outfield of Stengel Field while going through an assortment of defensive drills.
While attending the 19th annual Falcon Winter Baseball Camp, which began Monday and concluded...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 3:30 PM
YORK — Henry Connell's first love was baseball. The early objects of his affection were the New York Yankees and Mickey Mantle, evident to all by the license plate on his Nissan Pathfinder: "NYMICK7."
But his true loves — outside of Trish,...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 12:03 PM
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – Jackie Robinson West is hoping for another happy berth day.
And it likely will be hit or miss for the team from the South Side.
The Great Lakes Regions champs from Chicago will play Nevada at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, with...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 10:48 AM
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – The cheers had since faded. The cameras long gone.
Lamade Stadium sat empty Sunday night, save for a few workers. The lights shined bright over the field as the sun fell behind the mountains, as if to preserve the...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 7:24 PM
A Cherry Hill couple is suing the city's beloved Taney Baseball Association over a game of catch.
Taney Baseball became a household name in August when the league's Taney Dragons became the first team from Philadelphia to ever make it to...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 8:22 PM
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — The Jackie Robinson West All-Stars earned their spot in the Little League World Series by hitting the ball around plenty of ballparks.
In the Morgan Park squad's World Series opener Thursday, they showed the world how...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 3:12 PM
Mo'ne Davis has made publishing history, too.
She is the first active Little Leaguer on the cover of Sports Illustrated.
The magazine’s decision to put Davis on the front of this week's issue speaks to the imprint the 13-year-old girl has made...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 9:11 PM
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Happy berth day, Jackie Robinson West.
On Saturday afternoon, under a gray Pennsylvania sky, 13 boys from the South Side of Chicago earned a spot in the Little League World Series championship game. Jackie Robinson West...