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Legion players honor Marine with a patch

Legion players honor Marine with a patch

An American Legion Baseball team in Kentucky shows support for a former player by wearing a 3rd Battalion 8th Marines patch on their uniform.

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Vote for Shelby World Series logo

Vote for Shelby World Series logo

Shelby, N.C., the permanent site for The American Legion Baseball World Series, needs help choosing a new logo to display throughout the city.

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Montana player pitches a perfect game

Montana player pitches a perfect game

Joe Pistorese, a pitcher for the Montana Kalispell Lakers Class AA American Legion Baseball team, pitched a 27-up, 27-down game last month.

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Legion Player of the Year honored in N.Y.

Legion Player of the Year honored in N.Y.

Tyler Jacobson, the George W. Rulon American Legion Player of the Year, recently received the honorable award in Cooperstown, N.Y., during an MLB alumni game.

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Watch the 2010 Legion World Series live

Watch the 2010 Legion World Series live

Once again, the upcoming American Legion Baseball World Series games will be streamed live via the Legion's Web site.

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A father-son bet turns into long MLB career

A father-son bet turns into long MLB career

A wager earned Jeff Kent a successful 17 years in the major leagues and a sports commentator role for the American Legion Baseball World Series.

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Legion helps baseball players get discovered

Legion helps baseball players get discovered

The American Legion and Baseball Factory partner for a one-day event in August that will give high school players guidance on playing college baseball and help coaches fill empty spots on their rosters.

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Baseball regionals to be held in 8 cities

Baseball regionals to be held in 8 cities

The 2010 American Legion Baseball regional tournaments will be held in eight cities across the United States from August 5-9.

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Shelby wins Legion World Series bid

Shelby wins Legion World Series bid

The American Legion National Executive Committee announced today that Shelby, N.C., will be the permanent American Legion Baseball World Series site.

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APED e-learning course targets coaches

APED e-learning course targets coaches

The Taylor Hooton Foundation hopes to educate thousands of more coaches on appearance and performance-enhancing drugs with its new Hoot's Chalk Talk E-Learning Program.

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NEC to decide on permanent Series site

NEC to decide on permanent Series site

During The American Legion's Spring Meetings in May, the National Executive Committee will make a final decision on who will permanently host the Legion World Series.

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Legion salutes MLB for supporting veterans

Legion salutes MLB for supporting veterans

During last Friday's meeting with Major League Baseball officials, National Commander Hill accepted a $40,000 check for American Legion Baseball and praised MLB's ongoing support for veterans.

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Legion, MLB reaffirm 78-year relationship

Legion, MLB reaffirm 78-year relationship

Major League Baseball donates $40,000 during luncheon with National Commander Clarence Hill in New New York.

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Baseball not just for the boys

Baseball not just for the boys

Girls playing the national pastime is controversial for many, but not for American Legion Baseball.

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2010 baseball rule book available

2010 baseball rule book available

Coaches can pick up a copy of the updated American Legion Baseball Rule Book from their department baseball chairman.

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Coaches, scan junk e-mail before deleting

Coaches, scan junk e-mail before deleting

The login and password e-mailed to coaches to access The American Legion's baseball Web site is getting lost in the junk and spam folder.

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Legion Player of the Year from Wisconsin

Legion Player of the Year from Wisconsin

Tyler Jacobson from Oneida, Wis., recently received the George W. Rulon American Legion Baseball Player of the Year.

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Baseball seeks permanent Series site

Baseball seeks permanent Series site

A permanent site will enable the Legion to eliminate unexpected transportation expenses and focus on building relationships and game attendance.

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Catching up with Albert Pujols

Catching up with Albert Pujols

Three-time National League MVP and Legion Baseball alum shares his inspiration and motivation.

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Legion baseball e-newsletter makes its debut

Legion baseball e-newsletter makes its debut

The Dugout hit more than 500 coaches e-mail inboxes during its debut with the latest baseball news and updates.

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Baseball star reflects on his playing days

Baseball star reflects on his playing days

Former MLB star and Legion Baseball World Series commentator Luis Gonzalez sits down with The American Legion for a question-and-answer session.

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Legion Baseball to launch e-newsletter

Legion Baseball to launch e-newsletter

Debuting later this month, The Dugout will bring pressing baseball news and updates right to coaches' fingertips.

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Online baseball registration a big hit

Online baseball registration a big hit

Since Jan. 1, more than 1,600 teams have successfully completed the application process within minutes.

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Online registration under way for Baseball

Online registration under way for Baseball

New process will tighten administrative communication efforts and lead to additional value for players and fans.

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American Legion Baseball enters the digital era

American Legion Baseball enters the digital era

Starting on Jan. 1, coaches will be able to register their teams online.

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Legion Baseball team sends military care packages

Legion Baseball team sends military care packages

The Colchester, Vt., Cannons often participate in veterans-related events. This year, they'll send 20 care packages to military members serving overseas.

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Team registration process to go electronic Jan. 1

Team registration process to go electronic Jan. 1

The registration process for American Legion Baseball teams is about to become a lot easier. Starting next year, coaches will be able to fill out team applications online, and the entire application process will be electronic.

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Legion champs honored at World Series

Legion champs honored at World Series

Legion Baseball World Series champs, Midland, Mich., was honored during Major League Baseball World Series on Oct. 28.

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Legion champs honored at World Series

Legion champs honored at World Series

Legion Baseball World Series champs, Midland, Mich., to be honored during Major League Baseball World Series tonight

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Carpenter wins Comeback Player of Year

Chris Carpenter, former Legion Baseball Graduate of the Year and current St. Louis Cardinals pitcher, is the National League recipient of Major League Baseball’s Comeback Player of the Year Award.

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