CULVER CITY – The Pac-12 took its turn on the big stage. More specifically, it was soundstage 8 at Sony Pictures Studios that served as the main stage to the annual Pac-12 football media day. It was the last of the media sessions for the major football conferences in the country. Head coaches and two prominent players from each Pac-12 team gathered for another cliche-filled gauntlet of radio, TV and newspaper interviews and photo ...
CULVER CITY - My how change can make an impact. A year ago, uncertainty but hope arrived at UCLA in the form of head coach Jim Mora. A year later, the Bruins are the No. 1 ranked team in the Pac-12 South Division Preseason Poll - two spots above perennial conference powerhouse USC. With that ranking, with a year under Mora's belt, with flashes of brilliance in 2012 and a promising quarterback in Brett ...
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Mat Latos threw 7 2-3 innings and the Cincinnati Reds got home runs from Jay Bruce and Xavier Paul to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-2 on Thursday night, ending the NL West leaders' six-game winning streak.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Albert Pujols, Mike Trout and Mark Trumbo each drove in two runs to power the Los Angeles Angels past the Oakland Athletics 8-3 on Thursday night.
Ted Glasnow laughs about his misfortune. The Hart High graduate and University of Notre Dame decathlete and heptathlete had Tommy John surgery after his freshman year. Tommy John surgery is the elbow ligament replacement procedure named after the former Major League pitcher and attached to baseball. Better it happened to him. "There's more money at stake for him," Ted says of his brother - Hart High graduate and Pittsburgh Pirates pitching prospect Tyler Glasnow. ...
TORONTO (AP) - Mark Ellis hit a two-run homer to highlight Los Angeles' five-run 10th inning as theDodgers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-3 on Wednesday night to complete a three-game sweep.
Sisters Delaney and Lindsey Knudsen both finished near the top of their respective age groups in last weekend's USA Volleyball Beach High Performance Championships.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Landon Donovan scored two goals and set up another, and the United States beat Honduras 3-1 on Wednesday night to advance to the CONCACAF Gold Cup final.
TORONTO (AP) - Adrian Gonzalez hit a three-run homer, Andre Ethier and Jerry Hairston Jr. added solo shots and the streaking Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 10-9 Tuesday night for their fifth straight victory and 22nd in 27 games.
Jonathan Jerozal is confident the wait was worth it. For somebody who loves football as much as he does, it couldn't have been easy for the former Canyon High quarterback to go a full year without playing a single down. Then again, Jerozal knew what he was getting into from the start when he decided to join the upstart college football program at Stetson University in Florida. "It wasn't that bad because I knew that ...
NEW YORK (AP) - The first star to fall in baseball's latest drug investigation is one of its biggest: Ryan Braun.
GULLANE, Scotland (AP) - Instead of another excruciating loss in a major championship, Phil Mickelson got a chance to celebrate early.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - C.J. Wilson outpitched Dan Straily, retiring 18 consecutive batters at one point, and Alberto Callaspo homered to help the Los Angeles Angels beat the Oakland Athletics 2-0 Saturday night.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Hanley Ramirez doubled to highlight at two-run 10th inning Saturday night, and the Los Angeles Dodgers used seven pitchers to again tame the tepid offense of the Washington Nationals in a 3-1 victory.
GULLANE, Scotland (AP) - Lee Westwood has contended enough in the majors that he can identify important moments, even if he could barely see his ball.
NEW YORK (AP) - David Stern's NBA owners gathered one last time, toasting the outgoing commissioner before he leaves after 30 years on the job.
BOSTON (AP) - Given a bit of help by the umpires and a lot more by the Cardinals, the Boston Red Sox turned this World Series opener into a laugher.
BOSTON (AP) - Lance Lynn squeezed through a door leading into the Green Monster, shimmied along a cramped space behind the famed left-field wall and peered out a tiny metal slot in the Fenway Park scoreboard.
TORONTO (AP) - Leafs sniper Phil Kessel found his scoring touch and the Anaheim Ducks lost their composure.
DETROIT (AP) - A picture of Jim Leyland's face stared out from the video board at an empty Comerica Park, next to that familiar Olde English "D'' and a message that said simply: "Thank You Jim."
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Andrew Luck and the Colts ruined Peyton Manning's return to Indianapolis and handed the Denver Broncos their first loss of the season.
Alabama and Florida State hold the top two spots in the first BCS standings of the season. Oregon was a close third behind second-place Florida State.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Dodgers began the season poorly and then soared from last to first during a torrid 50-game stretch to make the playoffs for the first time in four years. The way they exited overshadowed it all.
BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Red Sox are going back to the World Series for the third time in 10 seasons.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) - Tommy Rees threw two touchdowns before leaving the game with an injury and Notre Dame snapped a five-game home losing streak to USC with a 14-10 victory on Saturday night.
DETROIT (AP) - Mike Napoli's drive cleared the wall in center field and landed in the ivy - a spot at Comerica Park usually reserved for Miguel Cabrera's prodigious homers.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Jonathan Quick remains perfect in shootouts.
DETROIT (AP) - A revitalized Austin Jackson delivered in manager Jim Leyland's revamped lineup as the Detroit Tigers built a big lead and held on this time, beating the Boston Red Sox 7-3 Wednesday night to even the AL championship series 2-2.
DETROIT (AP) - Once again this October, one run was enough.