| Jun 28, 2014
| 7:27 PM
In 1955, Ray Burris' family business called for the then 5-year-old — who had yet to master reading a children's book — to pick cotton, milk cows and work in the hay, barley and tobacco fields in Oklahoma's small southwestern town of Duke....
| Jun 30, 2014
| 8:35 PM
TUJUNGA — After a brief struggle on the mound, Cameron Cassidy bounced back nicely.
It was the effort that the Jewel City/Jewish War Veterans Little League 9-10 All-Star team had sought from its ace pitcher.
Cassidy retired the final 12...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 10:48 PM
GLENDALE — Having bludgeoned its way into the championship game of the District 16 9-10 All-Stars Tournament, the Burbank All-Stars softball team showcased a different skill set Tuesday evening. PHOTOS: District 16 9-10 Little League softball...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 12:09 AM
The 12-year-old Newport Beach Little League Intermediate All-Stars captured the first Division 55 title in over 20 years for their age group Thursday, defeating Rancho Niguel, 9-4.
Jack Hopkins got the squad off to a great start, allowing just one...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 5:03 PM
The Ocean View Little League All-Star (12-year-olds) team secured a spot in the District 62 division's championship finals by winning its first three games of the double-elimination tournament.
Ocean View went to 3-0 Monday by handing Seaview its first...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 9:06 PM
Dr. James Andrews is hoping that he can kill a good deal of his own business.
Andrews is a leading orthopedic surgeon, the man who many athletes — baseball pitchers in particular — turn to with career-threatening injuries.
One of his...
| Aug 12, 2014
Chicago baseball fans are reveling in the promise of a postseason, thanks to a scrappy South Side team (no, not that one) with its eyes on a World Series title.
The 11- and 12-year-old all-stars from Jackie Robinson West are headed to Williamsport, Pa.,...
| 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 15, 2014
| 10:17 AM
The Phillies are in last place and hemorrhaging losses. Ryan Howard is hitting .219; Jimmy Rollins, .239. Cliff Lee is hurt, and Cole Hamels wants out.
Then, there is Taney.
The Sixers are a rebuilding embarrassment. The Flyers just re-signed Kimmo...