Houston Mitchell

Writer

Houston Mitchell is an assistant sports editor and host of the Sports Now blog for the Los Angeles Times. Mitchell was born in Redondo Beach and has lived in the Los Angeles area his entire life. He has worked for The Times since 1991 and hopes no one ever figures out that he gets paid to watch and write about sports for a living.

Recent Articles

  • Dodgers Dugout: Time to grade the hitters (Spoiler-Corey Seager gets an A)

    Dodgers Dugout: Time to grade the hitters (Spoiler-Corey Seager gets an A)

    Hi, my name is Houston Mitchell, and welcome to another edition of Dodgers Dugout. My New Year’s resolution this year is to not make any New Year’s resolutions. Making the grade While waiting to see how the Dodgers fill that big hole at second base, let’s grade the main Dodgers hitters last season. The...

  • Penn State's road to the Rose Bowl

    Penn State's road to the Rose Bowl

    A game-by-game look at Penn State’s 2016 football season: Penn State 33, Kent State 13 Sept. 3, at State College, Pa.  Trace McSorley passed for 209 yards and two touchdowns, and Saquon Barkley ran for 105 yards as the Nittany Lions, leading only 16-13 at halftime, overcame a sluggish start. Amani...

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