A number of athletes with Santa Clarita Valley ties took to the diamond over the course of the past month for the final time in their 2012 minor league seasons.
In the summer of 2005, Chuck Crim moved to Arizona from Canyon Country.
For the fourth time in his career, Hart High graduate James Shields has been named the American League Player of the Week.
As Major League baseball continues on toward October, the minor league affiliate are already in full playoff mode.
Take a look at the top of the American League Wild Card standings and you'll find Tampa Bay trailing Baltimore by one game, and Oakland by two for two AL Wild Card berths.
Baseball's home stretch is here.
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) - With first-team quarterback David Garrard out for up to a month, Dolphins quarterback of the future Ryan Tannehill had a promising preseason debut Friday night.
CLEVELAND (AP) - Canyon High graduate Chris Seddon allowed five hits and two earned runs over six innings in his second start since the Indians purchased the left-hander's contract from Triple-A Columbus on Aug. 5, but it wasn't enough to get past Boston on Friday night.
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Hart High graduate and two-time Olympic medalist Anthony Ervin finished third overall in the semifinals of the 50-meter freestyle today with a time of 21.62.
LONDON (AP) - Warning: At these Olympics, sprinters will get no warnings.
OAKLAND (AP) - Hart High graduate James Shields is glad he didn't get traded away from Tampa Bay. He pitched like it, too.
LONDON (AP) - Allyson Felix is defending her decision to not step aside and give training partner Jeneba Tarmoh a spot in the 100 meters at the Olympics after their dead heat at the U.S. trials.
LONDON (AP) - Clay Stanley scored 16 points and the U.S. men's volleyball team improved to 2-0 in preliminary pool play at the London Olympics with a three-set victory over Germany on Tuesday.
Most National Football League teams opened training camps late last week, and scattered across the league is a sizeable group of former Santa Clarita Valley players.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Michael Brantley and Carlos Santana each had an RBI single in the 11th inning, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 3-2 victory over the sliding Kansas City Royals on Saturday night.
Hart High graduate Delano Howell was waive-injured by the Indianapolis Colts on Saturday, which means the Colts will place Howell on injured reserve for the entire season as long as Howell clears waivers.
BALTIMORE (AP) - Jonathan Schoop singled in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning and Caleb Joseph had two RBIs as the Baltimore Orioles beat the fading Tampa Bay Rays 4-2 Tuesday night.
CLEVELAND (AP) - The Indians can thank their starting pitching for keeping them in playoff contention.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Saugus High graduate Tommy Milone's second start with Minnesota fell apart in a hurry.
If ever a time a team needed Hart High graduate James Shields to be "Big Game James," it's right now.
This is the home stretch for professional baseball's minor leagues.
Marquis Jackson's journey with football has already brought him plenty of ups and downs.
LOS ANGELES - The grinder kept grinding.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - The Oakland Athletics have traded left-hander and Saugus High graduate Tommy Milone to the Minnesota Twins for outfielder Sam Fuld.
The offseason is over and training camp is officially in session for all 32 teams in the National Football League.
Location. Location. Location.
DETROIT (AP) - Former Hart High pitcher Trevor Bauer earned his first career road victory on Friday with a six-inning, three-run performance to help the Cleveland Indians beat the Detroit Tigers 9-3.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Back on the mound at Tropicana Field, Kansas City's James Shield looked and felt right at home.
When does it stop?