Little League World Series begins

Posted at 10:58 AM, Aug 16, 2012
and last updated 2012-08-16 10:58:58-04

The Little League World Series starts Thursday, August 16, 2012.

The players were treated to a parade in Williamsport, Pennsylvania yesterday.

Former Red Sox player, Wade Boggs, was the Grad Marshal.

There are 16 teams competing this year. 

Opening ceremonies begin at 11 a.m.