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NEW JERSEY TEAM ADVANCES TO FINALS

Scott Fisher doubled in a run and struck out 10 batters as Toms River, N.J., advanced to its first Little League World Series final with a 5-2 victory over Greenville, N.C., in Williamsport, Pa.

Todd Frazier hit his third home run of the series, a two-run shot that put the game out of reach in the sixth inning.

In Saturday's final, Toms River (4-0) faces Kashima, Japan (3-1), which became the first team from Japan to reach a series final in 22 years by beating Langley, British Columbia, 3-2 in eight innings.

ON AIR
TODAY
Television
BASEBALL: Minnesota Twins at Toronto Blue Jays, 7 p.m., Ch. 5; Seattle Mariners at New York Yankees, 7:30 p.m., MSG; Little League World Series All-Star Game, 8 p.m., ESPN2; Atlanta Braves at St. Louis Cardinals, 8:05 p.m., WTBS.

BOXING: William Joppy vs. Roberto Duran, middleweights, 10 p.m., Showtime.

GOLF: Bank of Boston Senior Classic, first round, 1 p.m., ESPN; U.S. Amateur Championship, third round, 3 p.m., ESPN; NEC World Series of Golf, second round, 3 p.m., USA; LPGA State Farm Rail Classic, first round, 4 p.m., ESPN2.
Radio
BASEBALL: Minnesota Twins at Toronto Blue Jays, 7 p.m., 710; Syracuse SkyChiefs at Buffalo Bisons, 7:30 p.m., 1520.

NFL: Washington Redskins at Buffalo Bills, 7:30 p.m., 96.9 FM, 103.3 FM, 1330.
SATURDAY
Television
AUTO RACING: NASCAR North/Modified CMT Twin 100's, 1 p.m., TNN; NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series, 2:30 p.m., ESPN; IRL Atlanta 500 Classic, 9 p.m., TNN.

BASEBALL: Seattle Mariners at New York Yankees, 1 p.m., Ch. 29; Little League World Series Championship Game, 3:30 p.m., Ch. 7; Minnesota Twins at Toronto Blue Jays, 4 p.m., Ch. 5; Anaheim Angels at Boston Red Sox, 5 p.m., FX.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Louisiana Tech at Nebraska, 4 p.m., Empire; Colorado State at Michigan State, 4 p.m., ESPN2.

GOLF: U.S. Amateur Championship, semifinals, 2 p.m., Ch. 2; LPGA State Farm Rail Classic, second round, 2 p.m., ESPN2; NEC World Series of Golf, third round, 4 p.m., Ch. 4; Bank of Boston Senior Classic, second round, 5:30 p.m., ESPN.

HORSE RACING: Travers Stakes, 4:30 p.m., ESPN; American Championship Harness Series, 10 p.m., ESPN2.

MLS: NY/NJ MetroStars at Dallas Burn, 8:30 p.m., MSG.

NFL: Carolina Panthers at Pittsburgh Steelers, 8:15 p.m., ESPN.

TENNIS: Waldbaum's Hamlet Cup, first semifinal, 1 p.m., Empire; WTA Pilot Penn International final, 2 p.m., Ch. 4; Waldbaum's Hamlet Cup, second semifinal, 8 p.m., Empire.

WNBA: Championship Series, Game Two, Houston Comets vs. Phoenix Mercury-Cleveland Rockers, 4 p.m., Ch. 2.
Radio
AUTO RACING: Link Belt 225 (trucks), 2:30 p.m., 1330.

BASEBALL: Minnesota Twins at Toronto Blue Jays, 4:05 p.m., 710; Buffalo Bisons at Pawtucket Red Sox, 6 p.m., 1520.

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