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Carpenter, Cardinals beat Phillies in 12 innings

St Louis Cardinals' Matt Holliday, bottom, is out at second and Philadelphia Phillies' Jimmy Rollins throws to first on a ground ball hit by Cardinals' Matt Adams in the first inning of a baseball game, Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Laurence Kesterson)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Cardinals were glad they pulled this one out, eventually.

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Chicago gears up for matchup with South Korea

Chicago's Trey Hondras (24) is greeted by teammates after hitting a two-run home run off Las Vegas' Brennan Holligan in the first inning of a United States Championship game at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — After his Chicago team had come back to beat Las Vegas 7-5 in the U.S. final on Saturday at the Little League World Series, manager Darold Butler admitted he wasn’t sure what came next.

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Houston’s arm, bat lift Chicago by Vegas in LLWS

Chicago's Joshua Houston delivers in the first inning of a United States Championship game against Las Vegas at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — After Joshua Houston allowed a two-run home run in the top of the fifth that cost his team the lead, he was face down near the mound and pounded his fist into the turf.

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South Korea tops Japan 12-3, reaches LLWS final

South Korea players celebrate after defeating Japan 12-3 in the International Championship baseball game at the Little League World Series, Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, in South Williamsport, Pa.(AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Dong Wan Sin’s three-run single helped South Korea defeat Japan 12-3 Saturday in the Little League World Series international championship.

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This Date In Baseball

1905 — The Chicago Cubs beat the Phillies at Philadelphia 2-1 in 20 innings behind the complete game pitching of Ed Reulbach.

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