Japan wins Little League World Series

Noriatsu Osaka went four-for-four with three homers and four RBI as Japan routed Goodlettsville, Tennessee 12-2 to claim the 2012 Little League World Series championship. August 26, 2012.

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)

Tokyo, Japan's Noriatsu Osaka celebrates as he rounds the bases after hitting a two-run home run in the fifth inning of the Little League World Series championship baseball game against Goodlettsville, Tenn., Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012, in South Williamsport, Pa. Japan won 12-2 in five innings. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Tokyo, Japan's Noriatsu Osaka (10) rounds the bases past Goodlettsville, Tenn., second baseman Lorenzo Butler (8) after hitting a walk-off, two-run home run in the fifth inning of the Little League World Series championship baseball game in South Williamsport, Pa., Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012. Tokyo won 12-2 in five innings. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Tokyo, Japan's Noriatsu Osaka (10) rounds the bases past Goodlettsville, Tenn., second baseman Lorenzo Butler (8) after hitting a walk-off, two-run home run in the fifth inning of the Little League World Series championship baseball game in South Williamsport, Pa., Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012. Tokyo won 12-2 in five innings. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Goodlettsville, Tenn., center fielder Jayson Brown (19) watches as the game-winning, two-run home run by Tokyo, Japan's Noriatsu Osaka lands over the wall in the fifth inning of the Little League World Series championship baseball game in South Williamsport, Pa., Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012. Tokyo won 12-2. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Goodlettsville, Tenn., pitcher Justin Smith delivers against Tokyo in the first inning of the Little League World Series championship baseball game in South Williamsport, Pa., Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Aguadulce, Panama's James Gonzalez hits a two-run home run off Nuevo Laredo, Mexico's Ramon Ballina in the first inning of a baseball game at the Little League World Series, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012, in South Williamsport, Pa. At right is Mexico's Eduardo Abrego. Panama won 2-1. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Aguadulce, Panama players celebrate after their 2-1 win in a baseball game against Nuevo Laredo, Mexico at the Little League World Series, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012, in South Williamsport, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Aguadulce, Panama's Daniel Fernandez, right, is tagged out by Nuevo Laredo, Mexico's Eduardo Abrego while trying to score on a hit by Edwin Nieto in the fifth inning of a baseball game at the Little League World Series, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012, in South Williamsport, Pa. Panama won 2-1. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)