Tag: Mexico Region

Matamoros Little League Crowned Mexico Region Champion for the 75th Little League Baseball® World Series

Matamoros Little League (Matamoros, Tamaulipas) is heading to Williamsport to represent the Mexico Region at the 75th Anniversary of the Little League Baseball® World Series (LLBWS) after defeating Municipal de Tijuana Little League Little League, 3-2, in the Mexico Region Championship to finish the tournament with a 6-1 record. After getting out of a bases-loaded […]

A Day to Remember: Little Leaguers® Visit the Big Leaguers

By Ethan Roy This timeline chronicles the experiences of Lachlan Vella, a member of the 2019 Australia Region Champions, during a day trip to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to watch the Pittsburgh Pirates play the Washington Nationals. The team from Cronulla Little League was joined by World Series teams from Canada and Mexico. Thank god there’s air […]

A Fearsome Four Pitching Staff Leading the Way for Mexico Region Champions

By Will Desautelle Epitacio “Mala” Torres Little League from Mexico is in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, for its first appearance, and their pitching staff has continued to help their Little League® dreams to come true. Santiago Leija, the leader of Mexico’s “Fearsome Four” pitching staff, tossed a complete game shutout, allowing just two hits and striking out […]

Latin America Rallies To Defeat Mexico, 8-7

Cacique Mara (Venezuela) Little League took the lead late in the game, rallying to beat Epitacio “Mala” Torres (Mexico) Little League in their second victory of the Little League Baseball® World Series. Mexico struck early, scoring two runs in the first inning and four runs in the second inning, but Venezuela answered. Davirik Fuenmayor hit […]

Japan Shuts Out Mexico, 5-0

Chofu (Japan) Little League defeated Epitacio “Mala” Torres (Mexico) Little League, 5-0, on Sunday as three pitchers combined to throw a shutout, leading Japan to it’s second Little League Baseball® World Series victory. Japan grabbed an early lead during the second inning before going on to score four more runs during the third inning. Japan […]

Mexico Takes Over Against Canada, 5-0

Epitacio “Mala” Torres (Mexico) Little League came out victorious in its first game in the 2019 Little League Baseball® World Series, defeating Coquitlam (Canada) Little League, 5-0. The game remained scoreless until the third inning, when the Mexico Region Champions took the lead, scoring one run. They continued to press forward, scoring two runs in […]

Southeast defeats Mexico, 9-5; Wins Intermediate 50/70 Baseball World Series Championship

Drake McBride was clutch at the plate with runners on base on Sunday, driving in four on two hits to lead the Southeast Region past the Mexico Region 9-5 on Sunday. Drake drove in runs on a home run in the second and a double in the fourth. An early lead helped propel the Southeast […]

Epitacio “Mala” Torres Little League Crowned Mexico Region Champion, Heads to 2019 Little League Baseball® World Series

Epitacio “Mala” Torres Little League from Guadalupe, Nuevo León, has been named Mexico Region Champions of the 2019 Little League Baseball® World Series after winning the country championship with a 3-1 victory over Matamoros Little League. With the win, Epitacio “Mala” Torres Little League earns its first ever trip to Williamsport this August. This will […]

First-Round Pairings for 2019 Little League Baseball® World Series Schedule Announced

Each year, during the second week of June, Little League® International celebrates National Little League Week with the annual Little League Baseball® World Series (LLBWS) Luncheon. This year’s luncheon, held on June 13, featured Harry “Rusty” Sechler of the 1969 Newberry (Pa.) Little League team, and current Newberry Little Leaguers, Emerson Beagle and Braize Lambert, who assisted […]

adidas and Little League® Unveil Uniforms for the 2019 Little League Baseball & Softball World Series Tournaments

Little League® Baseball and Softball and adidas today unveiled the uniforms for the 2019 Little League World Series (LLWS) tournaments, which will make their on-field debut at the start of the Senior League Baseball World Series in Easley, S.C., on July 27. To tell the story behind the LLWS experience, adidas teamed up with Little […]