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Because of the continued COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 MLB season has hardly been a routine one. As an illustration, the common season will span simply 60 video games, and we’ll don’t have any All-Star Sport this yr. As effectively, the Little League Basic, an annual custom of a newer classic, won’t be held. 

The excellent news is that MLB intends for the sport to return in 2021. On Sunday, MLB introduced that Cleveland and the Angels will play within the 2021 Little League Basic at Historic Bowman Subject in Williamsport, Pennsylvania on Aug. 22 of subsequent yr. Williamsport is dwelling to the Little League World Sequence, and the Little League Basic takes place throughout the worldwide event. Begin time for the Little League Basic is ready for 7:00 p.m. ET, and the sport might be broadcast on ESPN. Consistent with custom, gamers from Cleveland and the Angels will attend a Little League World Sequence sport earlier that very same day. 

This is extra from MLB.com’s Alyson Footer: 

“As is custom, a good portion of the capability at Historic Bowman Subject that night for the Little League Basic sport, which is a part of the ‘GEICO Summer time Sequence,’ might be full of the gamers and households of the collaborating Little League Baseball World Sequence groups, in addition to native Williamsport youth baseball and softball organizations.”

The Little League Basic was first performed in 2017. The Orioles in Purple Sox had been scheduled to play on this yr’s version, however COVID-19 compelled the occasion to be cancelled. 

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