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New England ties tie teams in the Cal Ripken 12U World Series

WATERVILLE — It’s known as the Cal Ripken World Series, but there’s no denying that there’s a heavy regional feel to it. Four of the 12 teams at this year’s tournament — one-third of the field — hail from Maine. There are also teams from Connecticut, Massachusetts and Vermont present, giving the national championship tournament …

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Dodgers Sign Jahmai Jones To Two-Year Minor League Deal

The Dodgers have signed an infielder Jahmai Jones to a minor league contract, according to his transactions tracker at MLB.com. MLBTR’s Steve Adams reports that it’s a two-year contract, since Jones will miss the remainder of this year after undergoing Tommy John surgery. Jones, 25, was a second-round pick of the Angels and made his …

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Phillies rookie Bryson Stott leads MLB in impressive 2nd-half statistics

The Phillies have to like what they’re seeing out of rookie infielder Bryson Stott. Little leaguers are taught many things when they learn how to play baseball growing up. Among them is to “keep your eye on the ball” and to simply “put the ball in play.” Well, Philadelphia Phillies rookie infielder Bryson Stott seems …

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Pearland Little League plays title game Tuesday for shot at World Series

PEARLAND, Texas (KTRK) — If you live in Pearland, chances are you are taking an extended lunch break, and with good reason. The Pearland Little League team is playing at noon on ESPN and if they win, the team will head to the Little League World Series. Nobody does Little League baseball like Pearland, and …

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