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This Date In Baseball

1919 — Bert Adams of the Philadelphia Phillies tied a National League record for catchers as he recorded seven assists in one game.

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Chicago beats Pearland, Texas, 6-1 in LLWS

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Joshua Houston struck out five in five innings, and Chicago’s Jackie Robinson West beat Pearland, Texas, 6-1, in an elimination game in the Little League World Series on Tuesday night.

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Chicago edges Cumberland 8-7 in LLWS

Chicago's Joshua Houston (17) drives in a run with a single off Cumberland pitcher Trey Thibeault in the fifth inning of an elimination baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Monday, Aug. 18, 2014. It  proved to be the game-winning run, with Chicago winning 8-7. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Joshua Houston and his teammates from the west side of Chicago aren’t ready to go home just yet.

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Chicago edges Cumberland 8-7 in LLWS

Chicago's Joshua Houston (17) drives in a run with a single off Cumberland pitcher Trey Thibeault in the fifth inning of an elimination baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Monday, Aug. 18, 2014. It  proved to be the game-winning run, with Chicago winning 8-7. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Joshua Houston tiebreaking RBI single in the fifth inning lifted Chicago’s Jackie Robinson West to an 8-7 victory over Cumberland, Rhode Island, on Monday night in the Little League World Series.

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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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