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

  • Around the Horn: Who is the new home run king?

    Around the Horn: Who is the new home run king?

    Who leads the majors in home runs since July 31 this season? Answer at end of these notes. Hint: He plays in the American League…. When Brewers center fielder Keon Broxton robbed Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo of a home run on Wednesday, it marked the second time Rizzo has been robbed of a homer...

  • Dodgers Dugout: Why Dave Roberts should be named manager of the year

    Dodgers Dugout: Why Dave Roberts should be named manager of the year

    Hi, and welcome to another edition of Dodgers Dugout. My name is Houston Mitchell, wondering where they got this Puig guy from. He's been a real boost to the offense. Manager of the year As the season winds down, the Dodgers have two people who are top candidates for end-of-season awards. Corey...

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