Little League Baseball

Did Marino Lie?
Did Marino Lie?
Utica Councilman Joe Marino (D-4th Ward) says he wasn't lying when he told WIBX on Thursday that he simply "touched" an umpire at a minor league youth baseball game "to get his attention" as the two were arguing over the strike zone. A video paints a different picture.
Marino Thrown Out Of Game
Marino Thrown Out Of Game
The rumor mill was spinning fast after Utica's 4th district Councilman Joe Marino was thrown out of a little league baseball all-star game. Many said he was banned for one year from coaching the team his twin sons play on, but Marino joined Thursday morning on 'First News' with Keeler in the Morning to set the record straight.
M-E Wins USA Championship !!!!
M-E Wins USA Championship !!!!
The best in America !!!  That's what Maine-Endwell earned this afternoon in South Williamsport, Pa.in the Little League World Series with a victory over Goodlettsville, Tennessee by a final score of 4-2.  A huge crowd estimated at about 27,000 people looked on as Michael Mancini and Jude Abbadessa combined to shut down opposition hitters and secure the win...