Base-running mistake costs New York in loss to Illinois
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. -- Frank Smith provided a sense of hope but immediately turned it into heartbreak.
Smith broke up David Hearne's no-hitter with a single in the sixth but was tagged out on a crazy play as Staten Island, N.Y., lost 1-0 to Lemont, Ill., on Sunday night in Pool A of the Little League World Series.
Lemont improved to 1-1 and Staten Island fell to 0-2 in pool play.
After Peter Sciarillo drew a one-out walk against Hearne in the sixth, Smith followed with a ...
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