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How Much Is Too Much Attention At The Little League World Series?

Updated: August 21, 2014, 12:15 AM ET
By Melissa Isaacson | espnW.com

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. -- Jonathan Newman was mad at himself Sunday night. And so, as sometimes happens when the 12-year-old pitcher from Pearland, Texas, gets frustrated, the tears followed. No big deal. Except that those tears were captured at every angle and broadcast in high-def by the Worldwide Leader in Sports to millions of television viewers, some of whom responded by calling the blue-eyed, freckled preteen a crybaby on social media.

Jonathan's father, Mike, ...

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