Little League World Series
The Petaluma National Little League team lost the U.S. Little League Championship to Tennessee Saturday afternoon 24-16.
Coming off a serious nerve injury that sidelined him last season, all eyes will be on Denver QB Peyton Manning.
The mother of one of the Petaluma National all-stars playing for a title at the Little League World Series has made a huge sacrifice to follow her son’s team: the loss of her job at home.
Hance Smith hit two homers, including a first-inning grand slam, to lead Petaluma to an 11-1, five-inning victory over San Antonio on Thursday night.
Hance Smith’s three-run homer in the third broke open a tight game, and Quinton Gago struck out seven over 5 1-3 innings in a 5-0 win Tuesday night over Fairfield, Conn., in the Little League World Series.
Danny Marzo hit a game-winning homer in the eighth inning and Petaluma beat Parsippany, N.J., 5-4 on Monday to move on at the Little League World Series.
The Petaluma National Little League team lost its second game in the quest for the Little League World Series title on Sunday in South Williamsport, Pa.
The Petaluma Nationals won their first game in the Little League World Series televised nationally from Williamsport, Pennsylvania Thursday.
The Petaluma National Little League team beat a Fairfield, Conn., team 6-4 Thursday afternoon in the double-elimination tournament in South Williamsport, Pa.
The Oakland Athletics, San Francisco Giants and Comcast SportsNet have donated $15,000 to offset travel costs to Pennsylvania for the families of the Petaluma Little League team playing in the World Series.