CULVER CITY – UCLA football is creating quite a buzz in Westwood these days. Bruins running back and Valencia High graduate Steven Manfro gets to ride the wave of momentum for the team picked to win the Pac-12 South Division at Friday's Pac-12 football media day. Headed into his redshirt sophomore season following a strong freshman campaign, Manfro appears to be earning his way toward more and more touches as he recovers from shoulder surgery ...
CULVER CITY - Question after question was fired at USC head coach Lane Kiffin at Pac-12 football media day on Friday at Sony Pictures Studios.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Derek Norris asks for pinch hitting advice from Oakland hitting coach Chili Davis and other veterans who have played in the NL.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Clayton Kershaw pitched eight stellar innings, Hanley Ramirez hit a two-run homer off Homer Bailey and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat Cincinnati 2-1 on Friday night to maintain their half-game lead over Arizona in the NL West.
CHICAGO (AP) - James Shields tossed seven shutout innings and rookie David Lough homered and drove in another run to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 5-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Friday night.
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 ...
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.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Missing some of their biggest stars, the San Francisco 49ers put their foot down. They put the St. Louis Rams back in their place, too.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Angel Pagan hit a tiebreaking home run leading off the eighth inning to give San Francisco a win in what might have been Tim Lincecum's final outing with the club, and theGiants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 on Thursday night.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Shaquille O'Neal spent the first part of the century smashing Sacramento's dreams of an NBA championship. Now he wants to spend the next part doing anything he can to build the Kings into a winner.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Collin Cowgill homered and also stole home as the Los Angeles Angels beat the Seattle Mariners 6-5 Saturday night.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Clayton Kershaw struck out 10 in seven dominant innings, Yasiel Puig and A.J. Ellis hit two-run homers and the NL West champion Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the San Diego Padres 4-0 Saturday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Cody Kessler passed for 164 yards and a touchdown, and the Southern California defense stifled explosive Utah State on Saturday as the Trojans topped the Aggies 17-14.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Robbie Erlin allowed four hits over 7 2-3 innings and fellow rookie Jedd Gyorko hit his 20th homer to lead the San Diego Padres to a 2-0 victory over the NL West champion Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - This was one time Andy Reid didn't mind being a big target.
PHOENIX (AP) - Languishing deep in last place three months ago, the Los Angeles Dodgers are headed to the playoffs.
PHOENIX (AP) - Paul Goldschmidt homered and the Arizona Diamondbacks blew the game open late to prevent Los Angeles from clinching the NL West title with a 9-4 victory over the Dodgers on Wednesday night.
EL SEGUNDO (AP) - The Los Angeles Lakers have signed forward Marcus Landry.