The Pearland Little League team in Texas has dominated the Southwest Regional over the years and spent time in Williamsport, Pa., at the Little League World Series. The winner’s bracket game had upset alert written all over it, however.

Leading 3-0 heading into the fifth inning, Starkville lifted ace pitcher Jack Northcutt and Pearland got some life. Thanks to some calls that went against the Dawgs and some big hits from Texas East, the underdogs came up short in tough fashion as Pearland scored six-straight runs to win the game 6-4.

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