Friday, August 26, 2016

Little League Baseball® World Series Championship Saturday Game Previews

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The International and United States Championship Games will both be decided on Saturday, August 27 on Lamade Stadium. Both games will be televised on ABC.

The Latin America Region Champions, Aguadulce Cabezera Little League, (3-0) will square off against the Asia-Pacific Region Champions, East Seoul Little League, (3-1) in the International Championship Game at 12:30 PM (et). The two teams previously met on Wednesday, August 24, with the Latin America Region recording a 3-2 victory and punching their ticket to the International Championship.

The Asia-Pacific Region, on the other hand, defeated the Mexico Region, 7-0 on Thursday, August 25 to advance to the International Championship game, and a rematch with the Latin America Region.

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The Mid-Atlantic Region Champions, Maine-Endwell Little League (3-0) will face the Southeast Region Champions, Goodlettsville Baseball Little League, (4-1) in the United States Championship Game at 3:30 PM (et). Like the International Bracket, this game too will be a rematch from an earlier meeting. The Mid-Atlantic Region defeated the Southeast Region 3-1 on Monday, August 22, and then went on to defeat the Great Lakes Region, 13-10, to advance to the United States Championship Game.

The Southeast Region had to overcome the West Region, Midwest Region and Great Lakes Region in the loser bracket before advancing to the United States Championship game, and a rematch with the Mid-Atlantic Region.

The winner of each game will square off in the Little League Baseball® World Series Championship Game on Sunday, August 30 at 3:00 PM (et) on Lamade Stadium. The losers will play in the Consolation Game on Sunday at 10:00 AM.st

Stay up-to-date on the latest team information by visiting the following links: Latin America Region, Asia-Pacific Region, Mid-Atlantic Region andSoutheast Region.