| Dec 9, 2013
| 9:43 AM
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla.--The absurdity continues.
Even in death, Marvin Miller cannot get elected to the Hall of Fame. The leader who built the Major League Baseball Players Assn. into the powerhouse of sports unions was rejected again Monday, when a...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 5:32 PM
There is a leftover tidbit to this year's World Series Game 3, when umpire Jim Joyce called obstruction at third base to end the game and send the Boston Red Sox to defeat.
When Joyce's father died in 2009, among the things buried with him was a Red Sox...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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The Carrie Diaries After spending the...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 10:06 PM
Pac-12 Conference Commissioner Larry Scott is sticking around for at least five more years.
The Pac-12's university presidents and chancellors extended Scott's contract Monday through the 2017-18 academic year. As part of the extension, Scott also was...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 11:52 AM
The event: The Breeders’ Cup, Nov. 1-2 at Santa Anita Racetrack, offering purses up to $5 million, attracting racing enthusiasts from all over the world and prompting the most fashionable patrons to top off in fancy hats or fascinators.
| Nov 4, 2013
| 12:08 PM
What if the Hall of Fame held an induction ceremony and no one came? That was painfully close to the truth last July, after the Baseball Writers Assn. of America rejected all the players presented for election.
There were three inductees, selected by...
| Nov 2, 2013
All the talking is done, the works are in the books and the money — huge money — is on the line for Saturday's Breeders' Cup Classic.
It will go off as the 12th and final race on a day at Santa Anita that organizers hope will attract as many...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 12:15 AM
There are a lot of Hall of Famers involved with Game On Dude, installed on Monday as the 8-5 morning-line favorite and set to run from post position No. 9 in Saturday's $5-million Breeders' Cup Classic at Santa Anita.
There's Hall of Fame trainer Bob...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Don Mattingly has taken his shots, the Dodgers have fired back, the steam that had been building under their disillusioning October failure has been angrily blown off and will soon drift away into the quiet of winter.
Does everybody feel better? Good....
| Oct 18, 2013
| 9:13 PM
ST. LOUIS — Vin Scully is 85. He has called games for the Dodgers since Jackie Robinson played for them. He does not just talk about the old school. He was enrolled in it.
As the story line raged about whether the Dodgers are too full of money,...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 11:19 PM
Asked about protégé Don Mattingly's uncertain future, former Dodgers manager Joe Torre explained Sunday why Mattingly might be concerned about his lame-duck status.
As the New York Yankees manager in 2007, Torre found himself in a situation similar to...