| Sep 23, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Mike Trout takes a vicious swing at a 91-mph fastball and an earsplitting crack echoes through the Tampa Bay Rays' domed stadium. The drive screams off his bat at 112 mph and travels 458 feet, the longest home run this season at Tropicana Field.
| Jul 18, 2013
| 4:33 PM
It was a diffficult Thursday for two teams from York County in their respective Little League baseball state tournaments.
In the age 9-10 first round in Richmond, York County American dropped its opener 14-4 to Broadway of the Shenandoah Valley. ......
| Jul 19, 2013
| 1:00 AM
COSTA MESA — One manager clung to discretion when asked about his next starting pitcher, but there is no secret who will have recent history on their side when the Costa Mesa Mayor's Cup Little League Baseball tournament is decided Saturday at Costa...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 10:13 PM
Little League baseball:
In the Junior state tournament in Bristol, York County routed Central Chesterfield 16-4 in six innings to advance to the semifinals.
Gabe Simmons had four hits and drove in four runs for the York County 13- and 14-year-olds,...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 6:00 AM
NEW YORK — When Jeff Garlin's sons were still playing Little League baseball, the comedian would attend games and find himself horrified.
"You could say 'hilarious' or 'absurd' to describe what I witnessed, but the word I'd use is 'painful,'"...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 2:38 PM
The 14-and-under boys' Blue (A) team from Vanguard Aquatics of Huntington Beach captured gold Tuesday at the 44th annual USA Water Polo Junior Olympics.
Vanguard 14U Blue won the Championship Division tournament and gold medal by defeating Foothill Red...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:41 PM
This is the traditional dead period for high school sports, during which players and coaches get a chance to leave their respective sports behind to pursue other interests.
But baseball is never truly left behind in the Patrick Murphy household, and the...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Little League World Series 2013 TV schedule: ESPN, ESPN2 and ABC combine to televise the tournament from Williamsport, Pa., Aug. 15-25. Held every August since 1947, the Little League World Series brings baseball players ages 11-12 from around the world...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 11:33 AM
GLENDALE — Across the sun-splashed infield dirt at Stengel Field, a group of participants attending the final day of the 18th annual Falcon Winter Baseball Camp were hard at work.
There was plenty for the current batch of Little Leaguers from...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 4:34 PM
Nearly 70 years after her father broke baseball's color barrier, Jackie Robinson's daughter Sharon recently got a stark reminder that society hasn't come as far as it might think.
"Two weeks ago, my father's statue with Pee Wee Reese in Brooklyn [was...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 7:50 AM
CHULA VISTA -- With a dramatic extra-inning home run, the Eastlake Little League team from this San Diego suburb defeated Westport, Conn., on Wednesday night to win a spot in Saturday's U.S. championship game of the Little League World Series in South...