| Apr 1, 2013
| 10:10 PM
Despite its smallness, South Dakota has produced numerous nationally known journalists.
One of its finest, Chuck Raasch, brought South Dakota basketball to the forefront with his recent column in USA Today. Raasch is a South Dakota State graduate...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 12:28 PM
Are you a baseball fan or a football fan?
Every year the sports media spend a lot of time and energy arguing about whether most Americans are one or the other. I think it's a silly argument for two reasons. First, it should obvious that most sports fans...
| May 3, 2013
| 10:23 PM
Whether they were speaking to him during a luncheon at Lager's Inn, greeting him in the hallways at Northern State University or chatting about baseball with him after the book signing, people in Aberdeen treated ESPN baseball writer Buster Olney like...
| Jun 12, 2013
Right when his team needed him most, Calexico native Isaiah Carrillo came through in a big way.
On “Elimination Thursday” of the American Youth Baseball Hall of Fame tournament, the second-largest travel ball invitational in the nation, the...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 5:41 PM
UC Irvine junior Andrew Morales has been named to the initial College Baseball Hall of Fame's Pitcher of the Year watch list.
The right-hander is second in the nation at 8-0 and his 1.56 earned-run average ranks 47th in the nation and third in the Big...
| Apr 21, 2013
I promised another column on baseball, our “national pastime,” and the Baseball Hall of Fame; so, while it’s still spring here goes:
Two weeks ago on Ruth Anne’s and my radio show, Ed Lough talked baseball. Ed is known locally for...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Beginning April 11, we asked you to list your choices for the 10 greatest Dodgers of all time. You could vote via comment, Facebook, Twitter or email. And vote you did. From then until April 21, when voting closed, we received an amazing 12,231 ballots....
| Feb 18, 2013
| 10:35 AM
Bidding is underway for a bloody sock that Curt Schilling wore while pitching the Boston Red Sox to a victory against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game 2 of the 2004 World Series.
Schilling decided to sell the sock, which was bloodied as he was...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 5:31 PM
The Laguna Beach High boys' basketball team ventured to Studio City Feb. 14 to take on host Harvard-Westlake in a second-round game of the CIF Southern Section Division 4A playoffs.
The No. 9-seeded Breakers received a big scoring night from junior...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 4:48 PM
The last and most prolific day of Major League Baseball's annual amateur draft brought a little of everything to area fans.
-- The Detroit Tigers picked another Verlander.
-- Numerous players from state colleges who had successful seasons, including...
| May 30, 2013
The American Youth Baseball Hall of Fame tournament at Cooperstown Dreams Park in Cooperstown, N.Y., is the largest travel ball invitational outside of the Travel Ball World Series itself.
More than 100 elite teams will be participating this year,...
| May 30, 2013
| 9:51 AM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Royals said Thursday that George Brett and Pedro Grifol will assume the interim hitting coach and major league special assignment coach roles, respectively, effective immediately. In a corresponding move, the Royals...