Posts Tagged Caribbean

Medina pitches Venezuela past Puerto Rico 2-1

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Ronny Medina struck out nine in five sparkling innings, and Venezuela beat Puerto Rico 2-1 on Monday in an elimination game in the Little League World Series.

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Mets give Torres little help in 4-1 loss to Cubs

New York Mets' David Wright reacts after he struck out swinging in the ninth inning of the Mets 4-1 loss to the Chicago Cubs in a baseball game at Citi Field in New York, Monday, Aug. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — Carlos Torres excelled in a spot start on no rest. The Mets’ bats, well, they appear to have taken the week off.

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Colon scratched from start against Cubs

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Mets right-hander Bartolo Colon has been scratched from his start because he is going to the Dominican Republic to be with his ailing mother.

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SKorea player steals home in win over Puerto Rico

South Korea’s Jae Yeong Hwang is mobbed by teammates after hitting a home run during the third inning of an International baseball game against Puerto Rico at the Little League World Series, Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, in South Williamsport, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Jun Hyeok Yun stole home to score the go-ahead run and South Korea beat Puerto Rico 8-5 in the Little League World Series on Sunday.

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Puerto Rico routs Australia 16-3 in Little League

Puerto Rico’s Abimael Torres hits a grand slam off Australia’s Callum Johnson during the first inning of an international pool play baseball game at the Little League World Series, Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, in South Williamsport, Pa. Puerto Rico won 16-3. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Abimael Torres hit a grand slam in Puerto Rico’s 13-run first inning in a 16-3, four-inning victory over Australia on Thursday in the Little League World Series.

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