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Legion players join USA Baseball tourney

Legion players join USA Baseball tourney

Eighteen American Legion Baseball players will compete in the upcoming USA Baseball Tournament of Stars.

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MLB All-Star FanFest spokesman is Legion alum

Alex Gordon, an American Legion Baseball alumnus, is the 2012 Major League Baseball All-Star FanFest spokesman.

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Diamond steps up to the plate

Diamond steps up to the plate

Diamond Sports is now the official scholarship sponsor of The American Legion Baseball All-Academic Team.

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World Series concert tickets on sale

World Series concert tickets on sale

American Legion World Series concert tickets for Montgomery Gentry and MercyMe are available online.

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2013-2014 baseball regional sites set

2013-2014 baseball regional sites set

Eight cities have been selected to host their division’s Legion Baseball regional tournaments.

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Wong accepts $40,000 check from MLB

Wong accepts $40,000 check from MLB

American Legion National Commander Fang A. Wong met with Major League Baseball officials to accept the annual donation to Legion Baseball.

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NCAA decertifies another bat

Effective immediately, the 33-inch Reebok Vector-TLS bat has been banned from competition, including Legion Baseball.

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CDC helps coaches recognize a concussion

CDC helps coaches recognize a concussion

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has a free online training course that allows coaches to recognize and react to concussions in youth sports.

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Christian concert set for World Series

Award-winning Christian music artist MercyMe has put Shelby, N.C., on its tour list.

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2012 Legion Baseball Rule Book

The 2012 American Legion Baseball Rule Book is being sent to all state chairman for distribution to coaches.

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NCAA decertifies a Marucci bat

Effective immediately, the 33-inch Marucci 2011 Cat 5 Squared adult baseball bat has been banned from competition.

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World Series concert headliner announced

World Series concert headliner announced

The country music award-winning duo, Montgomery Gentry, will kick off the 2012 American Legion Baseball World Series with a live performance.

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Emblem Sales baseball catalog available

American Legion Emblem Sales is currently mailing out the 2012 Legion Baseball catalog.

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Online baseball registration under way

Online baseball registration under way

Team managers can now register for the 2012 American Legion Baseball season.

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Minnesota wins 2011 Legion World Series

Minnesota wins 2011 Legion World Series

Eden Prairie, the 2010 runner-up, edges Tupelo, Miss., 5-4 in 13 innings to capture the title.

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Screen-print baseball emblem on uniforms

Screen-print baseball emblem on uniforms

Legion Baseball teams can now print the official American Legion Baseball emblem on their uniforms thanks to a license agreement with Wilson Sporting Goods.

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Legion Baseball enforces rule adherence

Legion Baseball enforces rule adherence

Under Resolution 45, departments may be suspended or removed from Legion Baseball for disobeying the established rules; plus changes to 2012 rule book.

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Changes to baseball eligibility in 2015

Changes to baseball eligibility in 2015

Starting with the 2015 season, the restriction of player eligibility for American Legion Baseball will be junior-high and high-school age only.

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Eden Prairie in spotlight at Busch Stadium

Eden Prairie in spotlight at Busch Stadium

As the 2011 Legion World Series champions, Eden Prairie, Minn., enjoys special recognition during the Major League Baseball World Series in St. Louis.

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Shelby granted $170,000 for field lights

Shelby granted $170,000 for field lights

Shelby, N.C., home to The American Legion World Series, recently received a grant from the Baseball Tomorrow Fund for field lighting upgrades at Keeter Stadium.

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World Series Day 4: Mississippi awaits rival

World Series Day 4: Mississippi awaits rival

Las Vegas and Minnesota will compete to see who will play Tupelo, Miss., in the championship game. Tune in to legion.org to watch games live at 5 p.m. (EDT).

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World Series Day 3: Attendance record falls

Las Vegas, Michigan, Minnesota and Mississippi battle for a spot in Tuesday's championship game. Tune in to legion.org at 5 p.m. (EDT) to watch the games live.

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World Series Day 2: Comebacks, eliminations

Due to time constraints last night, South Carolina and Mississippi will play today at 10 a.m. (EDT). Tune in to legion.org to watch all games live.

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World Series Day 1: 4 teams claim victories

Blow outs, comebacks highlight the day. Tune in to legion.org at 10 a.m. (EDT) for live streaming of all games.

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World Series kicks off with dinner, music

World Series kicks off with dinner, music

Regional champs enjoy, dinner and performance by artist Ronnie Dunn; tune in to legion.org at 10 a.m. EDT for live streaming of all the games.

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2011 World Series field set

2011 World Series field set

Watch The American Legion Baseball World Series games live on ESPN3.com starting Friday at 10 a.m. EDT.

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Earnhardt Jr. to attend Legion World Series

Earnhardt Jr. to attend Legion World Series

NASCAR driver and widely popular American athlete to be at Shelby Keeter Stadium on Aug. 15.

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Legion Baseball regionals begin Aug. 4

Legion Baseball regionals begin Aug. 4

Fans can follow the regional tournaments live through game tracker found on www.legion.org/baseball.

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Legion Baseball emblem now on caps

Legion Baseball emblem now on caps

A relationship with Richardson Sports has been formed to ensure Legion teams and coaches are outfitted with caps featuring The American Legion Baseball emblem.

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A Team Effort

The American Legion World Series now has a permanent home. How did Shelby, N.C., do it?

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