Transcript: Little League World Series Pin Trading Tradition Continues
3 ((candice))south williamsport is not only the drop pin of the little league world series.. it's where you can find the tent within the stadium where baseball fans come to trade pins each year. as eyewitness news reporter cody butler tells us, its a hobby for anyone. it looked like a flea market as young kids and adults looked for the perfect pin at the little league world series. not all pins are baseball related.what do you like to collect?what styles do you like when it comes to a pin?these questions are among those asked before pinning the right one. gable crebs, montoursville"i like e-s-p-n pins anything that has e-s-p-n on it, those are nice.
"kyle furfaro, new jersey"a lot of team pins a lso oakley pins, which i like. so a bunch of stuff see a lot of cool pins you like and then trade."kyle and his younger brother derek have been collecting and trading pins since 2012 when their team represented mid-atlantic. and this year they decided to expand their collection by making their derek furfaro, new jersey"it's pretty cool, i like how all the players like it cause it's like the two major makos cross and then it says 2015 and has the two balls."kyle furfaro, new jersey"i was going to the little league world series so i figured i wanted to put the teams on there and maybe even the logo and i figured make it baseball related. and something a lot of people would like."whitey mausteller is your average baseball fan, but not your average pin collector.whitey showed up to the tent outside the stadiums with a suitcase full of pins ready to trade with anybody... but especially kids.whitey mausteller, williamsport"it's for the kids.. i don't care what i trade.. don't care what i get.. a lot of teams come to me wait in line.. there's usually a line behind me.." don't wait in line too long, you might miss that perfect pin. in south williamsport cody butler eyewitness news. ((candice))pin trading will happen every day at the world series, ending on sunday. you could catch the mid-atlantic team at the trading tent. they don't play until wednesday at