| 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...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 10:23 PM
The return of standout junior point guard Parker Jackson-Cartwright for Los Angeles Loyola after a monthlong healing period for an ankle injury happened Monday night, and what an environment it was. Loyola and Harvard-Westlake took their rivalry up...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 11:07 PM
Game On Dude didn't quite have enough game. Mucho Macho Man had insufficient macho.
And so Saturday's Breeders' Cup Classic, a Hollywood show taking place before 55,123 well-dressed and well-entertained people at a horse track long established in star-...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 9:30 PM
The oft-troubled sport of thoroughbred horse racing may have a solution for its well-documented woes right in its midst. All it needs to do is clone Bob Baffert.
Baffert, the white-haired trainer with the fast one-liners and faster horses, ruled the...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 9:55 PM
This is a column about two big deals in Southern California horse racing, the Santa Anita Handicap and Bobby Frankel.
One will be run Saturday and the other is no longer with us. Neither will ever be forgettable. If it seems odd to talk about a live...
| May 24, 2010
Jose Lima, whose high-energy brand of pitching he called "Lima time" helped send the Dodgers to the playoffs in his only season in Los Angeles, has died. He was 37.
Lima died Sunday, Dan Evans, his agent, told The Times. According to Pasadena Police Lt....
| Jul 29, 2011
Hideki Irabu, a star Japanese pitcher who struggled to achieve comparable success in the United States, was found dead Wednesday in his Rancho Palos Verdes home. He was 42.
Authorities are investigating his death "as an apparent suicide and hanging,"...
| Jul 13, 2010
| 12:26 PM
George Steinbrenner, who made his name synonymous with the revival of the New York Yankees as a dominant baseball team and leveraged multiple championships into business ventures that forever changed the economics of the sport, has died. He was 80....
| Feb 19, 2011
NFL player on Super Bowl-winning teams
Dave Duerson, 50, a four-time Pro Bowl safety who played on Super Bowl winners with the Chicago Bears and New York Giants, was found dead Thursday at his home in Sunny Isles Beach, Fla. Investigators...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Writers from around the Tribune Co. discuss whether alcohol should be banned from MLB clubhouses....
| Oct 23, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Major League Baseball executive Joe Torre, who worked with Kim Ng in Los Angeles and New York, said Sunday that the former assistant general manager with the Dodgers and Yankees would be a good choice to fill the vacant GM spot with the Angels....