| Oct 6, 2013
| 9:10 PM
The game looked like it wanted to go in dozen different directions all at once, squirming and squealing all over the place, unable to lay claim to anything but a wild ride.
And then the Dodgers suddenly seem to say enough, that they had other things...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 4:41 PM
Asked about the uncertain job status of Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly, Joe Torre reflected on his days as a lame-duck manager with the New York Yankees.
“Players have to answer a lot of questions and that’s the tough part for a manager,&...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 8:47 AM
Yankees closer Mariano Rivera, make that former Yankees closer Mariano Rivera, had two words for the fans in Houston on Sunday: "I'm sorry."
Rivera sat out the Yankees' final three games of the season, at Houston from Friday to Sunday, because he wanted...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 9:08 PM
There was much discussion, going into Sunday's $1-million Pacific Classic. It was about jockeys who have ridden, and might ride, super-horse Game On Dude.
It looks as if it doesn't matter. Shaquille O'Neal could ride this horse and win.
| Jul 7, 2013
At least super horse Game On Dude gave a sad day at Betfair Hollywood Park a grand finale.
At least when the bulldozers start doing their work in January, those in Saturday's crowd of 6,493 for the 74th — and last — Hollywood Gold Cup, will...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 6:30 AM
An injured Mariah Carey performed with the New York Philharmonic at the Major League Baseball's All-Star Charity Concert to benefit victims of Superstorm Sandy.
Carey, who dislocated her shoulder during a video shoot, on Saturday rotated between a...
| May 22, 2013
| 1:36 PM
If the Dodgers’ owners have not already decided to fire Don Mattingly, the manager all but fired himself on Wednesday.
In his latest and sharpest comments distancing himself from the organization, Mattingly appeared to criticize the Dodgers’...
| May 17, 2013
| 11:10 AM
On the heels of two controversial calls that angered fans in two cities, Major League Baseball appears to have decided on an expansion of instant-replay review by umpires in time for the 2014 season.
Commissioner Bud Selig has gone on record in past...
| May 8, 2013
| 7:37 PM
In youth baseball, there are certain laws of the game. The kid who can't hit a lick will always be first in line for snacks. The hitter with the most expensive bat will almost always finish last in home runs.
At almost any level, you can't buy a title...
| May 9, 2013
| 3:04 PM
Major League Baseball admitted what everyone knew, particularly A's Manager Bob Melvin: The double hit by Oakland's Adam Rosales in the top of the ninth inning against the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday night should have been ruled a home run after a...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 9:44 PM
The return of standout junior point guard Parker Jackson-Cartwright for Los Angeles Loyola after a month-long healing period for an ankle injury happened on Monday night, and what an environment it was. Loyola and Harvard-Westlake took their rivalry up...