Meet the 11 pro athletes who played in a Little League World Series Championship Game

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Meet the 11 pro athletes who played in a Little League World Series Championship Game

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Meet the 11 pro athletes who played in a Little League World Series Championship Game

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Yusmeiro Petit (MLB)

Jul 23, 2019; Houston, TX, USA; Oakland Athletics relief pitcher Yusmeiro Petit (36) pitches against the Houston Astros in the eleventh inning at Minute Maid Park. (Photo: Thomas B. Shea/USA TODAY Sports)

When: 1994, Coquivacao, Venezuela

When he went pro: Remember how Cassel’s California squad reached the LLWS finals and then fell short? Well, Petit was one of the players who beat them. The MLB pitcher later became the first player to win both the LLWS and MLB World Series in a career, taking the later with the San Francisco Giants in 2014. He now toes the rubber for the Oakland Athletics.

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