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Chicago's Joshua Houston bounces back to lead team to LLWS title game
Chicago's Joshua Houston bounces back to lead team to LLWS title game

After Joshua Houston allowed a two-run home run in the top of the fifth that cost his team the lead, he was facedown near the mound and pounded his fist into the turf. "After that home run, I got scared. Very scared," he said. But he recovered to escape further damage and then drove in the tying run with a single in the bottom half of the inning to push Chicago's Jackie Robinson West past Las Vegas Mountain Ridge, 7-5, in the U.S. final on Saturday and into the Little League World Series title game. "I thought we were just going to give them the lead," he said of his feelings after Brad Stone's two-run shot had put Las Vegas ahead, 5-4. "But I thought...

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