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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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Orozco takes lead at US gymnastics championships

PITTSBURGH (AP) — John Orozco grabbed the early lead in the U.S. men’s gymnastics championships on Friday, posting an all-around score of 90.750 to top a crowded field.

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Davis’ accomplishments still inspire despite loss

Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2014, file photo, Philadelphia pitcher Mo'ne Davis looks for a sign during the fourth inning of a United States semi-final baseball game against Las Vegas at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa. Even though she’ll return to the routine of school, home and other interests now that her Little League career is done, her impact has been immense _ and the possibilities ahead seem unending for the girl with the big braids who captured the imagination of so many. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Mo’ne Davis will look like a typical eighth-grader when she begins classes at Philadelphia’s Springside Chestnut Hill Academy in a couple of weeks.

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