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Little League World Series 2018

Scenes from the 2018 Little League World Series.

Honolulu, Hawaii's Aukai Kea (23) celebrates with catcher
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Honolulu, Hawaii's Aukai Kea (23) celebrates with catcher Bruce Boucher, left, and Taylin Oana after getting the final out of the United States Championship baseball game against Peachtree City, Ga., at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018.

Peachtree City, Georgia's Tai Peete (7) cannot come
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Peachtree City, Georgia's Tai Peete (7) cannot come up with the catch on a fly ball hit by Honolulu, Hawaii's Hunter Nishina and it falls in for a double in the fourth inning of the United States Championship baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018.

Honolulu, Hawaii's Bruce Boucher drives in a run
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Honolulu, Hawaii's Bruce Boucher drives in a run with a triple off Peachtree City, Georgia's Connor Riggs-Soper (15) in the fifth inning of the United States Championship baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018.

Honolulu, Hawaii's Sean Yamaguchi, right center, hugs Ka'olu
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Honolulu, Hawaii's Sean Yamaguchi, right center, hugs Ka'olu Holt as they celebrate getting the final out of the United States Championship baseball game against Peachtree City, Georgia at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018. Hawaii won 3-0 and will face South Korea in the Little League World Series Championship game Sunday.

Honolulu, Hawaii's Sean Yamaguchi (15) cerebrates after scoring
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Honolulu, Hawaii's Sean Yamaguchi (15) cerebrates after scoring on a base hit by Bruce Boucher against Peachtree City, Georgia in the fifth inning of the United States Championship baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018. Honolulu, Hawaii won the game 3-0 to advance to the Little League World Series Championship game against South Korea.

Honolulu, Hawaii's Aukai Kea delivers in the first
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Honolulu, Hawaii's Aukai Kea delivers in the first inning of the United States Championship baseball game against Peachtree City, Georgia at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018.

South Korea's Ji Hying Choi rounds first base
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South Korea's Ji Hying Choi rounds first base after hitting a solo home run off Japan's Shisei Fujimoto in the first inning of the International Championship baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament, Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, in South Williamsport, Pa.

South Korea's Ye Jun Kim (19) celebrates after
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South Korea's Ye Jun Kim (19) celebrates after the final out against Japan in the International Championship baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament, Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, in South Williamsport, Pa. South Korea won 2-1 to advance to the World Series Championship Game Sunday.

Japan's Kenji Takada, left an Shisei Fujimoto (18)
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Japan's Kenji Takada, left an Shisei Fujimoto (18) cheer from the dugout against South Korea in the sixth inning of the International Championship baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament, Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, in South Williamsport, Pa. South Korea won 2-1 to advance to the World Series Championship Game Sunday.

South Korea's Ji Hying Choi (17) celebrates with
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South Korea's Ji Hying Choi (17) celebrates with teammates as he returns to the dugout after hitting a solo home run off Japan's Shisei Fujimoto in the first inning of the International Championship baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament, Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, in South Williamsport, Pa.

South Korea's Ji Hying Choi watches his solo
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South Korea's Ji Hying Choi watches his solo home run off Japan's Shisei Fujimoto in the first inning of the International Championship baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament, Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, in South Williamsport, Pa.

South Korea's pitcher Yeong Hyeon Kim (14) celebrates
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South Korea's pitcher Yeong Hyeon Kim (14) celebrates after the final out against Japan with catcher Gi Jeong Kim in the International Championship baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament, Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, in South Williamsport, Pa. South Korea won 2-1 to advance to the World Series Championship Game Sunday.

Peachtree City, Georgia's James Hopper drives in two
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Peachtree City, Georgia's James Hopper drives in two runs with a double off Staten Island's Logan Castellano in the third inning of an elimination baseball game in United States pool play at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018.

Staten Island's Derek Mendez delivers in the first
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Staten Island's Derek Mendez delivers in the first inning of an elimination baseball game against Peachtree City, Georgia in United States pool play at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018.

Staten Island's Derek Mendez, Chris Bedford, Robert Cavalieri,
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Staten Island's Derek Mendez, Chris Bedford, Robert Cavalieri, Jayson Hannah and Gregory Bruno watch from the dugout during the sixth inning against Peachtree City, Ga., in an elimination baseball game at the Little League World Series in South Williamsport, Pa., Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018.

Peachtree City, Ga.'s Jansen Kenty (16) scores on
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Peachtree City, Ga.'s Jansen Kenty (16) scores on a wild pitch as Staten Island pitcher Logan Castellano (4) can't handle the toss from catcher Chris Cancel during the fourth inning of a baseball game at the Little League World Series in South Williamsport, Pa., Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018.

Peachtree City, Ga.'s Will Clem pours water onto
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Peachtree City, Ga.'s Will Clem pours water onto Tai Peete as they celebrate the team's 7-3 win over Staten Island at the Little League World Series baseball tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018.

Peachtree City, Georgia, first baseman Connor Riggs-Soper waits
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Peachtree City, Georgia, first baseman Connor Riggs-Soper waits for the throw as Staten Island's Gregory Bruno leaps for the bag during the fifth inning of an elimination baseball game in United States pool play at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018. Bruno was called out and the call was upheld on appeal.

Staten Island's Jayson Hannah reacts in the dugout
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Staten Island's Jayson Hannah reacts in the dugout in the sixth inning of an elimination baseball game against Peachtree City, Ga., in the Little League World Series baseball tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018.

Peachtree City, Ga.'s Tai Peete gets a shower
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Peachtree City, Ga.'s Tai Peete gets a shower while celebrating a 7-3 win as Staten Island's John Calabrese, right, walks back to his dugout after flying out to center field for the final out in an elimination baseball game at the Little League World Series in South Williamsport, Pa., Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018.

Peachtree City, Georgia's Jack Ryan celebrates after scoring
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Peachtree City, Georgia's Jack Ryan celebrates after scoring on James Hopper's double during the third inning of an elimination baseball game against Staten Island in United States pool play at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018.

Grosse Pointe Woods, Mich.'s Oliver Service (13) is
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Grosse Pointe Woods, Mich.'s Oliver Service (13) is greeted by teammates after hitting a two-run home run off Peachtree City, Ga.' Jansen Kenty during the second first inning of a baseball game at the Little League World Series in South Williamsport, Pa., Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018. Georgia won 4-3, eliminating Michigan.

South Korea starting pitcher Yeong Hyeon Kim throws
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South Korea starting pitcher Yeong Hyeon Kim throws during the first inning of the team's baseball game against Japan at the Little League World Series in South Williamsport, Pa., Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018. South Korea won 10-0 in four innings.

Staten Island (N.Y.)'s Chris Bedford collects himself as
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Staten Island (N.Y.)'s Chris Bedford collects himself as manager Joe Calabrese, right, visits the mound after Honolulu's Sean Yamaguchi (15) hit a grand slam during the second inning of a baseball game at the Little League World Series in South Williamsport, Pa., Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018.

Peachtree City, Ga.'s Jansen Kenty slides past home
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Peachtree City, Ga.'s Jansen Kenty slides past home plate while attempting to score the second run on a single by Jack Ryan against Grosse Pointe Woods, Mich., in the first inning of a baseball game at the Little League World Series in South Williamsport, Pa., Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018. Kenty was able to tag the plate safely, and Georgia won 4-3, eliminating Michigan.

Coeur d'Alene, Idaho's Chase Saunders (7) and Christopher
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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho's Chase Saunders (7) and Christopher Reynolds (13) celebrate after scoring against Spain in the fifth inning of an consolation baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018. Idaho won the game 5-0.

Spain's Joel Gomez (14) dives back to first
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Spain's Joel Gomez (14) dives back to first base safely to avoid being doubled off as the ball gets away from Coeur d'Alene, Idaho's first baseman Cooper Smith (9) in the second inning of a consolation baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018. Idaho won the game 5-0.

Peachtree City, Georgia pitcher Jansen Kenty left, and
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Peachtree City, Georgia pitcher Jansen Kenty left, and James Hopper, right, get a shower from Will Clem after getting the final out of a 4-3 complete-game win over Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan in an elimination baseball game in United States pool play at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018.

Honolulu's Sean Yamaguchi (15) is greeted by teammates
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Honolulu's Sean Yamaguchi (15) is greeted by teammates after hitting a grand slam off Staten Island (N.Y.)'s Chris Bedford during the second inning of a baseball game at the Little League World Series in South Williamsport, Pa., Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018. Hawaii won 10-0 in five innings.

Staten Island's Gregory Bruno delivers in the second
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Staten Island's Gregory Bruno delivers in the second inning of a baseball game against Houston, Texas, in United States pool play at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018.

Panama shortstop Oliver Gonzalez, left, signals
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Panama shortstop Oliver Gonzalez, left, signals "out" as the umpire call Japan's Yudai Yuasa, center, is safe at second base in the third inning of an International pool play baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Tom E. Puskar)

Spain pitcher Toni Cortes sits in the outfield
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Spain pitcher Toni Cortes sits in the outfield after giving up the game-winning hit in the bottom of the 10th inning against Canada in an elimination baseball game at the Little League World Series in South Williamsport, Pa., Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. Canada won 2-1. (AP Photo/Tom E. Puskar)

Canada's Andre Juco, center, and the rest of
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Canada's Andre Juco, center, and the rest of the team celebrates a 2-1 win over Spain in an elimination baseball game at the Little League World Series in South Williamsport, Pa., Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Tom E. Puskar)

Japan's Shisei Fujimoto (18) is greeted at home
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Japan's Shisei Fujimoto (18) is greeted at home by teammates after his two-run home run off Panama's starting pitcher Adan Sanchez in the first inning home run of an International pool play baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018.

Coventry, Rhode Island third baseman Logan Lama can't
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Coventry, Rhode Island third baseman Logan Lama can't handle a hit down the line by Des Moines, Iowa's Connor Duong (7) in the third inning of an elimination baseball game in United States pool play at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. Iowa won 9-5, eliminating Rhode Island. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Staten Island's Gregory Bruno tosses his bat after
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Staten Island's Gregory Bruno tosses his bat after striking out against Houston, Texas' Ryan Selvaggi in the first inning of a game in United States pool play at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. New York won 2-0.

Japan's Shisei Fujimoto (18) rounds the bases past
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Japan's Shisei Fujimoto (18) rounds the bases past Panama shortstop Oliver Gonzalez (9) on his two-run home run off of Panama's starting pitcher Adan Sanchez in the first inning home run of an International pool play baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Tom E. Puskar)

Staten Island's Gregory Bruno delivers in the second
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Staten Island's Gregory Bruno delivers in the second inning of a baseball game against Houston, Texas, in United States pool play at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Coventry, Rhode Island right fielder Dylan Mourao dives
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Coventry, Rhode Island right fielder Dylan Mourao dives but can't make the catch on a double by Des Moines, Iowa's Alex Stewart (17) in the sixth inning of an elimination baseball game in United States pool play at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. A run scored on the hit, and Iowa won 9-5, eliminating Rhode Island. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Japan's Shisei Fujimoto (18) connects with a pitch
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Japan's Shisei Fujimoto (18) connects with a pitch from Panama's starting pitcher Adan Sanchez for a two-run first inning home run in an International pool play baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. Japan won the game 4-2. (AP Photo/Tom E. Puskar)

South Korea's Ji Hying Choi (17) rounds the
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South Korea's Ji Hying Choi (17) rounds the bases on his two-run home run off of Mexico's pitcher Carlos Garza in the sixth inning of an International pool play baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Tom E. Puskar)

Honolulu, Hawaii's Taylin Oana (12) is caught in
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Honolulu, Hawaii's Taylin Oana (12) is caught in a rundown between third and home and scores on the play during the second inning of a baseball game against Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan in United States pool play at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Peachtree City, Ga.'s Jack Ryan, left, avoids the
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Peachtree City, Ga.'s Jack Ryan, left, avoids the tag by Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, catcher Avery Cherry to score during the second inning of a Little League World Series baseball game in South Williamsport, Pa., Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. Georgia won 3-0, eliminating Idaho. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Honolulu, Hawaii's Taylin Oana, center right, gets his
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Honolulu, Hawaii's Taylin Oana, center right, gets his toe on home plate before a diving tag attempted by Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan's Jarren Purify (6), top center, after being caught in a rundown between third and home during the second inning of a baseball game in United States pool play at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018.

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