CLEVELAND (AP) - When Jered Weaver takes the mound at Progressive Field, he's king of the hill.
The memory of the 2012 U.S. Girls Junior Championship still sticks in Valencia High graduate Alison Lee's mind. So much so it motivates her to this day. And this day, the Santa Clarita Valley's most accomplished female golfer ever will compete in the semifinals of the 2013 U.S. Women's Amateur Championship at the Country Club of Charleston in Charleston, S.C. Lee defeated 22-year-old Texan Katelyn Sepmoree 4-and-3 in the match play quarterfinal on Friday. ...
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Hyun-Jin Ryu has been pitching more like a savvy veteran then a rookie this season.
Former Valencia High student Alison Lee won both of her match play contests on Thursday to advance to the quarterfinal round of the 2013 U.S. Women's Amateur Championship.
Valencia graduate Alison Lee is off to a good start to her non-junior career. Lee advanced to the round of 32 in the match play segment of the U.S. Women's Amateur Championship on Wednesday at the Country Club of Charleston in Charleston, S.C. She defeated 39-year-old Dawn Woodard 3-and-1 in the first round of match play. This is Lee's first big tournament since she capped off her dominant junior career with a victory at the ...
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Carlos Beltran and Matt Adams homered in the eighth inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals snapped the Los Angeles Dodgers' 15-game road winning streak with a 5-1 victory on Tuesday night.
Valencia High junior volleyball player Kyle Ensing played for a USA High Performance team that won the gold bracket of a tournament against top-level international youth squads last week.
Sean Tucker will participate in the 2013 USA Triathlon Age Group National Championship sprint event on Aug. 11 in Milwaukee.
At the age of 16, Paul Fregeau had a decision to make. He had spent nearly his entire youth hockey career in Santa Clarita, a decision increasingly rare among youth hockey stars from the area hoping to make it big. But now, Fregeau needed to decide if it was time to take the next big step in his hockey career. That would mean moving to Bridgewater, Mass., leaving his family and friends behind, and finishing ...
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Jered Weaver pitched into the eighth inning to win his third straight decision, Kole Calhoun hit his second big league homer in as many days and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-3 Saturday night.
Santa Clarita Valley junior golf superstar Alison Lee will represent the United States at the PING Junior Solheim Cup from Aug. 12-14 at the The Inverness Hotel & Golf Club in Englewood, Colo.
CHICAGO (AP) - Chris Capuano scattered six hits over 6 1-3 innings and the Los Angeles Dodgers set a team record with their 13th straight road win, 3-0 over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.
CHICAGO (AP) - Mark Ellis extended his hitting streak to 13 games before both he and manager Don Mattingly were ejected, and the Los Angeles Dodgers matched an 89-year-old club record with their 12th straight road victory, beating the Chicago Cubs 6-2 on Friday.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Mark Trumbo homered in the Angels' four-run first inning, Garrett Richards allowed four hits over seven strong innings, and Los Angeles snapped its six-game losing streak with an 8-2 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - James Shields watched Lorenzo Cain race back to the wall in left-center field, leap in the air and snatch Trevor Plouffe's drive away just before it landed in the bullpen.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Carl Crawford hit a three-run homer, Juan Uribe added a two-run shot and the Los Angeles Dodgers routed the Atlanta Braves 13-6 on Sunday night for a 2-1 lead in their best-of-five NL division series.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Pedro Alvarez hit a tiebreaking single in the eighth inning and the PittsburghPirates beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-3 on Sunday to take a 2-1 lead in best-of-five NL division series.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Los Angeles Dodgers are about to find out if their $36 million investment in Hyun-Jin Ryu pays off in the postseason.
BOSTON (AP) - David Ortiz homered twice, the second shot chasing David Price in the eighth inning on Saturday night, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-4 to take a 2-0 lead in the AL division series.
BERKELEY (AP) - Conner Halliday threw for 521 yards and three touchdowns and WashingtonState used its highest scoring conference game in 10 years to snap an eight-game skid against California with a 44-22 victory Saturday.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) - Minnesota coach Jerry Kill suffered another seizure and missed an entire game for the first time because of his epilepsy.
ATLANTA (AP) - Mike Minor slammed his fist into his glove after getting out of a jam with a strikeout. Luis Avilan pumped his arm wildly after escaping another mess with a huge double play. Andrelton Simmons hollered after a neat tag in the ninth.
CLEVELAND (AP) - The Tampa Bay Rays' road show rolls on. Next stop: Boston.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - The Pittsburgh Pirates went 21 years between playoff games. The wait will be significantly shorter this time around.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Less than two years after Southern California finished a 10-2 season with a 50-point win over UCLA, coach Lane Kiffin is unemployed.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - David Price, Evan Longoria and the Tampa Bay Rays are going to playoffs again, getting there with a victory in their final regular-season game for the second time in three years.
The Tampa Bay Rays and Texas Rangers are pushing this regular season to game No. 163.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Juan Nicasio outdueled Zack Greinke for his first victory in six starts and Nolan Arenado had an RBI double, leading the Colorado Rockies to a 1-0 victory over the NL West champion Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Joe Nathan feels like the Texas Rangers have been playing elimination games for a week.
CHICAGO (AP) - James Shields struck out 10 and scattered four hits over seven innings for his 100th career win, and the Kansas City Royals beat Chicago 6-1 on Friday night to ensure the White Sox of their worst record since 1970.