| Jul 6, 2011
| 6:58 PM
Mike Gillespie, 71 years young, has as a mind as nimble as a leaping Ozzie Smith double-play turn at second base. It is, the UC Irvine baseball coach admits, as much a curse as a blessing.
The former comes into play when attempting to scrub a...
| May 30, 2011
| 7:22 PM
It didn't take UC Irvine senior Brian Hernandez long to identify the potential for revenge associated with the Anteaters' placement in the NCAA Los Angeles Regional hosted by UCLA was announced Monday morning.
Hernandez, the baseball team's star third...
| Oct 2, 2011
| 7:17 PM
I'm curious why Brandon Short and Christian Marrero didn't get called up in September. I knew of Addison Reed because I was watching his stats early on. I'm baffled by some decisions, particularly regarding these two players. Even Kevan Smith should...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 10:58 PM
The Orange Coast College football team (3-1), off to its best start since 2009, has jumped to the No. 8 ranking in Southern California, No. 17 in the state and No. 30 in one national poll.
Coach Mike Taylor's Pirates upset Palomar, then ranked No. 5 in...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 9:39 PM
This movie is all over the map (literally and figuratively). It was fun hearing all the San Diego locations mentioned and in that regard, I thought of the other movie like this I didn’t care for – Traffic. That film also dealt with a woman...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 1:03 PM
Hollywood tackled the 1963 kidnap and killing of Los Angeles police officer Ian James Campbell in the 1979 film "The Onion Field." But the film ended up playing a role in ensuring that one of the two convicted killers, Gregory Ulas Powell, stayed behind...
| May 22, 2012
| 11:36 PM
IRVINE — Just like his teammate on Sunday, UC Irvine starting pitcher Evan Brock gathered himself following a rocky first inning to mow down a string of opposing hitters.
But unlike Crosby Slaught, whose stabilizing act was later rewarded by an...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 5:48 PM
A coach goes from the Boston Celtics to the Los Angeles Clippers? Is that an earthquake? No, it's Red Auerbach turning over in his grave.
One can only hope that Doc Rivers coaches well enough to keep Chris Paul happy.
| Jun 24, 2013
| 10:51 PM
OMAHA — If UCLA's baseball team ever wondered what playing in Starkville, Miss., was like, well, it knows now.
And if Mississippi State wondered before Monday night how in the world a .248-hitting team without an overpowering ace or closer got...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Only three teams in the history of the College World Series gave up one run or less in its first four CWS games.
Arizona State did it in 1972 and Holy Cross in 1952.
And UCLA this season.
For the Bruins, that’s simply the continuation of a...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 4:56 PM
One thing you can say about UCLA's baseball team: The Bruins have been considerate of other people's feelings.
Nobody walks away feeling too bad.
"We fought hard. We played hard. We played good," North Carolina State Coach Elliott Avent said.