Little League

Lamade Stadium in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania. (file/Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Parsippany Team Headed To Little League World Series

“This year that was our goal, obviously,” Par-Troy East manager Mike Ruggiero said. “Every year they went further than the year before. Hey, they don’t want to stop playing. It’s their last year.”

08/13/2012

CBS 2's Hazel Sanchez speaks with members of the Brooklyn Blue Storm. (credit: CBS 2)

Headed To Georgia: ‘Field Of Dreams’ Helps Brooklyn Little League Team Pay For World Series Trip

One day after 1010 WINS told the story of the Brooklyn Blue Storm, the undefeated little league team that could not afford to travel to the Little League World Series, a New York man has helped make the team’s ultimate dream come true.

07/20/2012

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Brooklyn Little League Team Needs To Raise Money To Go To World Series

With their 40-0 record, they should be heading to the American Amateur Baseball Congress World Series in Georgia next week, but unfortunately the team doesn’t have enough money to get there.

07/19/2012

Little League Baseball Field (credit: Rod Aydelotte-POOL/Getty Images)

N.J. Woman Files Lawsuit After Being Hit By Errant Throw From 11-Year-Old At Little-League Game

Elizabeth Lloyd is seeking more than $150,000 in damages to cover medical costs stemming from the incident at a Manchester Little League game two years ago. She’s also seeking an undefined amount for pain and suffering.

06/23/2012

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New Jersey Umpire Accused Of Repeatedly Punching Little League Coach

A Piscataway Little League coach is calling an umpire out, accusing him of a violent altercation on the field in front of young children and their parents last week.

05/10/2012

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Kallas: Wood, Aluminum, BBCOR; Which Bat Should You Use In 2012?

Another baseball season is upon us and, while the rules for baseball bat usage are clear in college and high school, they become a little murky in Little League and travel league baseball.

WFAN–03/02/2012

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Kallas: Little League Update – Pitch Counts, Curveballs And Aluminum Bats – Where Do We Stand?

Here is a comparison of Little League’s 2007 rules and its 2011 rules are set forth below. Much still needs to be done by Little League to protect its young players.

08/26/2011

The 2011 New City Little League Softball Team poses at Alpenrose Stadium - Portland, OR (credit: New City Little League)

New City Girls Softball Plays In World Series In Oregon Today

It’s game day for the girls of the New City softball team, who take to the field for thier first game in the Little League World Series in Portland, Oregon.

08/12/2011

Baseball fans watch a game at Doubleday Field during induction weekend on July 24, 2010 in Cooperstown, New York. (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Paige One: How Can You Not Like Baseball?

Even though football is happily back on track for many American sports fans, I still feel the pull of baseball.

WFAN–08/05/2011

New City Little League Team 2011 (credit: NCLL)

Rockland Little League Softball Champs Headed To World Series

While they’re focused on what they have to do, they’re also bubbling over with excitement, giggles, and chatter.

08/05/2011

Janet Chiauzzi (credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Cops: Long Island Mom Stalked, Threatened Little League Coach After Son Was Cut

A Long Island mother was under arrest Monday after police said she stalked her son’s coach and sent threatening letters to his family, after her boy failed to make the team.

06/20/2011

The Little League of the Islips created the Challenger League, a brand new league for disabled children, this year. (Credit: CBS 2)

Kids With Disabilities On L.I. Get ‘A (Little) League Of Their Own’

There’s a brand new little league on Long Island that’s proving the be an inspiration to anyone who has a dream. That’s because every player has a disability – but that’s not stopping them from getting onto that playing field.

05/13/2011

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Treasurer Joyce Bidnick Allegedly Stole $100,000 From Rockland County Little League

The District Attorney said Wednesday that 57-year-old Joyce Bidnick of New City was arraigned on a grand larceny charge.

05/04/2011

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Tenafly Little League Calls For Mandatory Fingerprinting Of All Volunteers

A New Jersey Little League is taking safety up a notch. For the first time they’re requiring all their volunteers be fingerprinted. We’re talking coaches and concession stand workers, too.

04/05/2011

Little League baseball (Photo: AP)

Experts: Parents Must Ask Questions About Kids’ Caregivers

More details emerged Thursday about a popular Little League coach accused of sexually abusing several of his players. Investigators say 52-year-old David Hartshorn abused three boys in his Queens home.

02/10/2011

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