Fewer U.S. Kids Playing in Little League The Little League World Series this week is drawing large national television audiences. But participation in Little League baseball among youngsters nationally has dropped sharply from its peak in the mid-1990s. Nancy Greenleese of member station KUNC reports.
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Fewer U.S. Kids Playing in Little League

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The Little League World Series this week is drawing large national television audiences. But participation in Little League baseball among youngsters nationally has dropped sharply from its peak in the mid-1990s. Nancy Greenleese of member station KUNC reports.