little-league team

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Noun1.little-league team - a team that plays in a little league
team, squad - a cooperative unit (especially in sports)
little league - a commercially sponsored baseball league for players between 8 and 12 years of age
little leaguer - a player between 8 and 12 years of age who is a member of a little-league team
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BAD NEWS BEARS (12)THE STORY: Ex-baseball player turned rodent-exterminator Morris Buttermaker (Billy Bob Thornton) accepts an offer to coacha little-league team made up of unwilling, unhappy (and in one case, disabled) kids, but simply drinks far too heavily until a rival coach winds him up so much that he resolves to make the team into winners.
Based on the true story of a little-league team in a tough area of Chicago, it's been bent into the familiar Hollywood formula of a white guy's heroic triumph over other people's tragedy.
You may be involved in your neighborhood or community, you may coach a little-league team, be a PTA leader or a scoutmaster, teach Sunday School or lead a civic group.