Little League Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Ex-Phillie Mitch Williams wins $1.5M in suit vs MLB NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | The Wichita Eagle

    A jury in New Jersey has awarded former Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Mitch Williams $1.5 million in a civil case against MLB Network after he was fired following reports about his conduct at a Little League game. The pitcher once known as "Wild Thing" sued the network after it fired him from his analyst job in 2014, claiming he violated a morals clause.

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  2. Dodgers win P-B Little League titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Courtesy photo Pineville-Bell Little League held their baseball tournament June 5 through June 9. The tournament consisted of the Brooks Tire Braves, Jeff's Pharmacy Reds, Kiwanis Cubs and Jamieson Construction Dodgers. The Jamieson Construction Dodgers and the Kiwanis Cubs met in the championship, where the Jamieson Construction Dodgers won in a close 9-8 game.

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  3. Ravech replacing Berman as ESPN's Home Run Derby broadcasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | SooToday

    ... back some of his work with the network but is remaining with the company. Ravech leads ESPN's coverage of the Little League World Series and College World Series and has increased his baseball play-by-play work.

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  4. Mitch Williams Wins Civil Suit Over MLB Network FiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | Phillymag.com

    ... in September 2014 after he was fired amid allegations that he misbehaved at two of his 10-year-old son's Little League games. To all of the people that have wondered where I have been for 3 https://t.co/ZUjo2gb7x5 that answer was provided by a court ...

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  5. Little League playoffs heat upRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    The Martha's Vineyard Little League Majors double-elimination playoffs entered the homestretch with the Pirates taking on the A's on Tuesday afternoon at Penn Field in Oak Bluffs. The A's jumped out to an early lead, but the Bucs scored five unanswered runs and held off a late A's rally to pull out a 6-5 win.

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  6. Editorial: Enough is enoughRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 21 | The Daily Record

    ... the weekends, Eugene Simpson Stadium Park with minor-league seating and an electronic scoreboard often hosts Little League games. On this day, the dugout featured a more potbellied lineup. It was early. Practice was wrapping up. U.S. Rep. Rodney ...

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  7. Council: No camp just yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | Observer

    A local resident's pitch to conduct a sports-related children's camp at the Belleville Little League field was nixed by the township governing body Tuesday, June 13. Chris Michele, a 10-year Little League coach who is completing his seventh year as a physical education teacher at School 5, was excited about the prospects of launching his "Sound Fundamental Sports Camp" this summer. Outlining his plan to Mayor Ray Kimble and the Township Council, Michele said the camp's focus would be instructional, not competitive, and aimed at kids ages 5 to 11. "We would work on things like hand-eye coordination and foot work," he explained, as a way of prepping youngsters so that they can tailor these types of skills to "a sport they like."

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  8. 'Wild Thing' Mitch Williams wins lawsuit against MLB NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | Philly.com

    ... for his firing as an analyst in 2014 after disputed reports about his conduct at two of his 10-year-old son's Little League games. "This verdict completely vindicates Mitch Williams, who was viciously defamed by anonymous sources on the Internet and ...

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  9. How the wonks won baseball coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | Poynter Online

    ... rival White Sox for a particular pitcher. Yes, analytics. They can drive sports radio, cable TV discussions, Little League dugout chatter, idle subway conversations and, most of all, the decision-making of Major League Baseball teams since all 30 ...

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  10. Ravech replaces Berman on Home Run DerbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | WOI

    ... back some of his work with the network but is remaining with the company. Ravech leads ESPN's coverage of the Little League World Series and College World Series and has increased his baseball play-by-play work.

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  11. Still on the fence about Oval redesignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | Observer

    ... the length of the soccer field to 115 yards and paring the right field distance of a Pony League field and a Little League field and, instead, uses permanent fencing. Both options include new features: a playground, outdoor fitness area, volleyball ...

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  12. Poll: Which LL baseball 12s All-Star team will win District 24 this year?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | SILive.com

    And for good reason: The thought of somehow making it to Bristol, CT. for the Mid-Atlantic Regional or even Williamsport, Pa., for the renown Little League World Series simply makes it so interesting.

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  13. Game becomes a family affair for NegronRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | New York Yankees

    ... he grew older, Ray became a conduit to taking Yankees players into the city where he grew up -- to hospitals, Little League fields and community centers. In 2012, two years after The Boss died at 80, The New Yorker called Ray, "The Bronx ...

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  14. Today's obituaries: He coached Pop Warner Football and Little LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | The Post-Standard

    ... obituary, he was born in Syracuse and graduated from Corcoran High School. He was a Pop Warner Football and Little League baseball coach for many years. He retired from the U.S. Navy in 1998. He worked for the United States Postal Service for 30 ...

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  15. Timeout with ... Dean Clark Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | Kenosha News

    Dean Clark, Sr., right, gives pitcher Tanner White, left, some tips as he warms up. Clark was coaching the AB Schmitz team in 11-12 year-old little league game at the Kenosha Sports Complex on Tuesday, June 20, 2017.

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  16. The Royals introduce first-round pick Nick PrattoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | Royals Review

    ... their scouts - former Mariners infielder Rich Amaral - coached Pratto in youth baseball . "I did camps for the Little League, and Nick was a camper at age 8," Amaral said. "He probably went to three or four different camps, and I've known him ever ...

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  17. Sports brat destroyed: 'Ate his a*** up'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    ... in his dissection of LaVar. "If that's who LaVar was from the beginning, OK, I get it. But still, this is not Little League anymore because now (Lonzo) is going into a man's league and that's a lot of pressure on an 18 or 19-year-old guy," Tatum ...

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  18. DiMauro shows ability to be an impact playerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 21 | UnionLeader.com

    ... in herself, and her performance on the field backs up her confidence." DiMauro said as a youth she played Little League baseball for Manchester East before making the switch to softball at age 11 with the Manchester Girls' Softball League. She also ...

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  19. Touching all basesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | The Jersey Journal

    ... www.spprep.org/BaseballCampRegistration or call the athletic department at 201-547-6450. The Jackie Robinson Little League/RBI Baseball teams are holding registration Saturdays and Sundays from noon to 4 p.m. at Bayside Park for kids ages 4-18. The ...

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  20. Bruce Hicks selected to umpire Little League World SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | Fort Bend Star

    Bruce Hicks in the right field seating area at the Williamsport Little League stadium. Bruce Hicks'trading pin for the Little League World Series.

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