So you get honored with four All-Star selections. Should you be happy? Or a teensy bit disappointed there weren?t more?
The Pac-12 Conference launched its 2014 football season Wednesday under sunshine and umbrellas at Paramount Pictures ? the perfect venue for a league looking to rewrite the script to so many unhappy endings.
Kole Calhoun has given the Angels consistent production in the leadoff spot, and Wednesday night, he drew a bases-loaded walk in the bottom of the eighth inning to lift the Angels to a 3-2 come-from-behind victory over the Baltimore Orioles.
If Louis van Gaal had any misconceptions about what he was getting himself into when he became coach of the world's most popular soccer team, they were probably dispelled Wednesday at the Rose Bowl.
With NFL training camps beginning this week, pro football has provided many more questions than answers. The picture will become clearer in the coming weeks.
He provided the Dodgers with an iconic moment: a fresh-faced rookie blowing away baseball's most feared hitter in a David vs. Goliath World Series duel before a roaring capacity crowd in Chavez Ravine. Bob Welch striking out the New York Yankees' Reggie Jackson in Game 2 of the 1978 World Series announced the arrival of the young right-hander early in his career, but he went on to pitch for 17 seasons, winning the American League Cy Young award with the Oakland Athletics in 1990. ------------ FOR THE RECORD: Bob Welch: An obituary of former Dodger pitcher Bob Welch in the June 11 LATExtra section reported that he grew up in Ferndale, Mich., southeast of Detroit. In fact, Ferndale...