Tuesday, six teams played on day six at the 2013 Little League World Series (LLWS) in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania. This was the day that the 2-1 LLWS teams played each other, and two teams were eliminated from the series as a result. Each eliminated team at the LLWS will play a consolation game in the next few days with a team from another country.
LLWS scores for Tuesday, August 20, 2013:
- Czech Rep. defeated Michigan 5-3 (consolation game)
- Panama defeated Chinese Taipei 8-7
- Washington defeated Tennessee 6-5
To see a slideshow of photos from the 2013 LLWS games, click here.
The closest game of the day was Panama and Chinese Taipei and it was a heartbreaking game to watch, because both teams wanted to win so badly. To read more about that game and to watch an ESPN hi-light video of the game, click here.
For a re-cap of Monday's games and scores and to watch a hi-light video of the day, click here.
Four 2-0 teams are left in the 2013 LLWS: Mexico, Japan, California and Connecticut. These teams will play each other Wednesday.
Sunday, Mexico shut-out the Panama team 13-0 and the game ended at the end of the 4th inning because of the 10-run rule. Mexico is quickly becoming one of the powerhouse teams this year. For more about Mexico’s game, click here.
Saturday, Tennessee defeated and knocked Corpus Christi, Texas out of the 2013 Little League World Series (LLWS) of baseball. Tennessee also had a grand slam during the game…a rarity at the LLWS. For more information on that game, click here.
To see scores from Sunday’s LLWS games, click here.
Schedule of games for Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at the LLWS (EST):
- Mexico vs. Japan – 4 p.m.
- Connecticut vs. California – 8 p.m.
The 2013 Little League World Series (LLWS) games will continue through Sunday, August 25 when the final championship game will be played. To see the full schedule of the 2013 LLWS teams, click here.
This is the 67th annual Little League Baseball World Series and each year the LLWS games are played in South Williamsport, Pa. All of the games will be shown on ESPN. To see a complete schedule of all of the 2013 Little League World Series games, click here.
The LLWS games can be dramatic, heart breaking, and an absolute joy for the teams that win. Making it to Williamsport is a hard earned dream for most of the 11 – 12 year olds (and 13-year-olds whose birthday is after May 1, 2013).
Even when a team loses at the LLWS games, they are able to return to their suite-like surroundings at The Grove and they get to live like rock stars for about ten days. Amenities include: a large swimming pool, video games, a room full of ping pong tables, and new friends who have come from all over the world. No parents are allowed! For more information on The Grove, click here.
The annual LLWS event brings tens of thousands of families, fans, and players from around the world to watch 10 day of games. The final LLWS championship game will be played Sunday, August 25.
The LLWS starts with sixteen teams; eight United States (US) and eight international teams. It’s double elimination and each team gets to play three games at the LLWS with the final game being a consolation game. The final championship game will consist of one US team and one International team.
To read about, see photos and watch a recap video about the 2012 LLWS games, click here.
To read about the 2010 LLWS games, click here.
To read about the incredible 2009 Little League World Series games, click here.
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Source: LLWS.org and ESPN