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Tokyo's Noriatsu Osaka, right, rounds the bases past Goodlettsville, Tenn., second baseman Lorenzo Butler after hitting a solo home run in the second inning of the Little League World Series championship baseball game in South Williamsport, Pa., Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Tokyo's Noriatsu Osaka, right, rounds the bases past Goodlettsville, Tenn., second baseman Lorenzo Butler after hitting a solo home run in the second inning of the Little League World Series championship baseball game in South Williamsport, Pa., Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)