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Thomas Roberts of Huntington Beach is one of 52 Major League Baseball fans trying to become a "Cave Dweller" in the 2013 MLB Fan Cave. Thomas, whose favorite team is the Los Angeles Dodgers, has his contest video posted at http://www.MLBFanCave.com,...
A course record was set in the 17th annual Surf City USA Marathon on Sunday. Reigning champ Carla McAlister, 39, of San Clemente finished in a time of 2:56:28, beating the old mark set in 2006 of 2:57:19 by Nadia Noorzia. That's right, she's 39. Tyler...
"H.B. Champion Standards Win 3 to 2! Fastest Game of Baseball Witnessed Here! 2000 See Game! Gate receipts over $609!" So trumpeted the local headlines one summer day in the late 1920s after a ballgame in Huntington Beach. For many fans, baseball...
It's a role sure to make other singer-dancers green with envy, that of Chistery, the head flying monkey in the musical smash hit "Wicked." But for a young performer who lived in Huntington Beach, it's all part of a soaring career that also included a...
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Recently, Angels skipper Mike Scioscia told the Los Angeles Times, "What we've seen we've definitely liked. If he wasn't doing the job defensively, this would be a moot point. But he is and that's giving him an opportunity to get a little more playing...
Alex Sanabia has been caught spitting. Not a big deal considering he's a big leaguer, but spitting directly onto a baseball as he did during his start Monday against the Phillies is a no-no. A video highlight making the rounds on the Internet shows...
Jered Weaver could rejoin the Angels' starting rotation next week, Manager Mike Scioscia said Tuesday. Weaver is set to pitch in an extended spring training game Wednesday in Arizona, the same day Joe Blanton is scheduled to start for the Angels. It...
The Baltimore SunTo clear a roster spot for right-hander Miguel Gonzalez’s return from the disabled list Tuesday, the Orioles optioned right-hander Jair Jurrjens to Triple-A Norfolk after just one start with the big league club. The move created a vacant spot in...
The Hog BlogHelp is on the way for a shorthanded IronPigs rotation. Greg Smith, a 29-year-old left hander who started 32 games for Oakland as rookie in 2008, will move up from Reading and take Tyler Cloyd's spot in the IronPigs rotation, beginning with Tuesday's game...
The Hog BlogA wrecking ball continues to smash its way through the IronPigs starting rotation. As expected, left handed pitcher Adam Morgan was scratched from his Monday night start against Rochester with what manager Dave Brundage called "a little soreness" in his...
General manager Rick Hahn said it's too early to consider rebuilding the White Sox, although there was an interesting development Monday night. Second baseman Gordon Beckham started at shortstop in his third game on a minor league rehabilitation...
The Phillies FilesSunday's game ended on a high note for the Phillies. The news that followed about players' health didn't. Ryan Howard did not play because of a sore left knee. He is having an MRI on Monday. "Yesterday is when it......
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