Hobart Storm takes Labor Day tourneyThe Hobart Storm 11-and-under travel baseball team won the Rob Mackey Memorial Labor Day Tournament at Ho Chunk in Lynwood, Ill. Team members are Bobby Wineland, Nicky Flesher, Tyler Schultz, Milan Wendrickx, Caden Menear, Benny Guevara, Ryan Earp, Jake Gu…
HAMMOND | "You've got to love the game," Jerry Mulberry says.
In some ways it was like any other baseball tournament. Great competition took place while the crack of the bat and the thud of the ball going into the leather glove was heard all around.
Steelheads tops at Game Day tournamentThe 14-and-under Steelheads took first place in the Game Day USA National Championship Tournament in West Chicago. The Steelheads finished 6-0, defeating Lexington, Ky., in the championship 4-1. Team members include, from left, Charlie Patrick, Ethan Con…
Valpo Americans 10-11 All-Stars take state titleThe Valpo Americans belted five home runs, including three in a row in the second inning, on their way to defeating Seymour 13-2 in four innings to win the Little League 10-11 state championship Sunday in Elkhart. Valpo had a 10-1 record in the…
Valpo captures Junior League District 1 titleThe Valparaiso American 14-year-old baseball team won the Junior League District 1 championship July 20. Valpo won the title with a 4-0 victory against South Haven. Team members include, Adrian Casaday, Brad Rafferty, Freddy Meccia, Jake Sherman, …
By all accounts, Dylan Williams was the friendliest player on the Union City (Ind.) 8-year-old All-Star baseball team. And the best.
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. | The decades-long rift that separated Little League Baseball's founder from his beloved program once seemed as wide as the distance from home plate to straightaway center field.
Little League International president Stephen Keener speaks at a news conference at the Little League museum in South Williamsport, Pa. Little League announced that the family of program founder Carl Stotz loaned artifacts to display at an exhibit, including the home plate used in the first …
the home plate used in the first Little League in 1939 is shown on display at the Little League museum in South Williamsport, Pa. Little League has announced that the family of program founder Carl Stotz loaned artifacts to show at a new exhibit.
Karen Stotz Myers, the daughter of Little League Baseball founder Carl Stotz, poses in front of a picture at a new exhibit at the Little League museum in South Williamsport, Pa. Kneeling on the ground in the image, to Stotz Myers' right, is her father in a picture taken when he was a boy pla…
When Hunter Thorn started playing baseball, he didn't have to think long about what position he wanted to try.
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. | Arms outstretched in the air with a smile from ear-to-ear, Noriatsu Osaka couldn't contain his glee.
Schererville Shock manager Dan Bosold readily admitted this hasn't been the same Shock team he has seen play great baseball all season long.
Crown Point All Stars manager Bill Nelson said, "that's baseball," after Northwest Bakersfield, Calif., rallied from a 5-2 deficit to defeat his team 13-5 in a Monday pool-play game of the Cal Ripken Baseball 10-year-old World Series at Bentonville, Ark.
It wasn't exactly a must win, but it was pretty important.
While many kids their age are thinking of heading back to school, the Schererville Shock 13-year-old baseball team is thinking about their trip to the Babe Ruth World Series in Bremerton, Washington.
For 6 2/3 innings the Shock was more than a team name; it was an apt description of the prevailing emotion.
With August tryouts right around the corner, parents will soon have to decide whether they want their kids to try out for a travel baseball team or play in their local league.
For NWI Shockers 13-and-under coach Joe Fushi, the opportunity to work with a major league guy makes the travel experience more than worth it.
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