| Feb 18, 2010
| 4:26 PM
Now that the Baltimore Orioles have flown the coop for Sarasota, Fort Lauderdale won't be the spring training home to a major-league baseball team for the first time in a half-century. I'll miss them. I always tried to catch at......
| Mar 10, 2010
Willie Davis, a brilliant but sometimes erratic center fielder who became one of the Dodgers' stars soon after the franchise moved to Los Angeles from Brooklyn, has died. He was 69.
Davis was found dead Tuesday morning in his Burbank home, police said....
| Feb 28, 2011
Duke Snider, one of the Brooklyn Dodgers' "Boys of Summer" and among a celebrated trio of New York center fielders in the 1950s, died Sunday. He was 84.
Snider died at Valle Vista Convalescent Hospital in Escondido, the Dodgers announced. No cause was...
| May 25, 2010
| 11:11 AM
GARDENA -- Former Major League Baseball pitcher Hideki Irabu was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving in suburban Los Angeles, police said.
The 41-year-old former Yankees pitcher was stopped around 1:30 a.m. May 17 on Redondo Beach Boulevard,...
| Jun 7, 2010
| 5:46 PM
Strasburg's debut guaranteed a sellout at Nationals Park, which has been about half-full this season until now. Eighty miles away, the Virginia town of Strasburg said it will consider a resolution Tuesday night inviting the player to visit and temporarily...
| Jun 11, 2010
| 2:00 AM
GLENDALE — Steve Rousey sensed uncertainty when he went in for his end-of-the-season evaluation.
Having coached the Cal State University Northridge baseball team to its first winning season since he took over the program in 2002, Rousey's...
| Feb 3, 2010
| 6:33 PM
GREENVILLE, N.C. - Despite having less than two weeks to tackle his initial recruiting efforts and fill the void caused by the departure of 28 seniors, first-year East Carolina Head Football Coach Ruffin McNeill delivered by addressing balance and...
| May 4, 2011
| 1:30 AM
1986 - Northern State's Karmen King won five of six events in the NAIA District 12 meet, including the 100-meter dash, 100-meter hurdles, 400-meter hurdles and two relays. Northern won its fifth consecutive women's team championship.
| Jan 26, 2011
| 12:53 PM
The New York Yankees have signed right-handed pitcher Bartolo Colon to a minor league deal and have invited him to Spring Training in a couple of weeks. The 37 year old veteran pitcher signed a one-year deal and could earn just under $1million dollars...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 2:26 PM
Seven years ago, it was routine for Collin Balester and Hank Conger to discuss all aspects of the game on the Huntington Beach High baseball diamond.
Balester was a star on the mound for the Oilers and during the final two years of his prep career, it...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 2:35 AM
There’s little Ruben Niebla hasn’t seen on a baseball field. There are few levels that he hasn’t coached or managed and he’s seen his share of players come and go.
Right now, he’s serving as the pitching coach for the...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 1:30 AM
1986 - Cheyenne-Eagle Butte upset Redfield 55-51 in the opening round of the State A high school basketball tournament. Mark Schaffer scored 16 and John Looby 14 for the Pheasants, who dropped to 20-3.
1991 - Three area teams are in the State B...