| May 2, 2014
Lumberyard got off to a fast start in its AAA Division game against UPS on a hot and windy Tuesday, and used that quick opening to take an 11-6 victory in Laguna Beach Little League action.
Lumberyard started strong getting four runs in the first inning,...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 11:44 PM
When Mike Gillespie spoke to the young athletes of Newport Beach Little League he could've used the time to talk more about his UC Irvine baseball team or even his grand coaching career while leading USC and the Anteaters.
But he wanted to stress an...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 12:29 AM
The 2014 Laguna Beach Little League is in full swing, with teams opening their respective seasons in the past week.
The league held Opening Day ceremonies March 3 at Riddle Field.
Laguna Beach Hobie 12, Laguna Niguel Pirates 12
| Mar 20, 2014
| 4:25 PM
Laguna Beach Crescent Bay Advisors earned its third victory of the season Tuesday behind a no-hitter and potent offense that led to an 11-0 mercy-rule win over the visiting Laguna Niguel Cardinals in Little League AAA Division action.
| Mar 21, 2014
| 11:20 PM
HUNTINGTON BEACH — Evan Chalmers coached Newport Harbor High in a Sunset League baseball game for the first time in five seasons on Friday. He was happy to be back, not so much with his team's start to league.
Early on, the Sailors missed...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 3:35 PM
It was three years ago this coming summer, that Huntington Beach took center stage nationally and internationally, on the youth sports scene.
In late-August of 2011, the Ocean View Little League All-Star team (11-12 year-olds) made it all the way to...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 1:34 PM
The Hobie baseball team honored the passing of their namesake, Hobie Alter, Wednesday night when it took on VFW in a Laguna Beach Little League Major Division game at Riddle Field.
Mark Christy, owner of Hobie Surf Shop, gave a moving, pregame speech to...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 6:29 PM
Hagen Danner, an incoming freshman catcher at Huntington Beach High, has committed to UCLA. It's the second time in as many summers that Bruins Coach John Savage offered and got a commitment from a player who hadn't played a day of high school baseball....
| Aug 25, 2013
| 3:40 PM
Colton and Blake Moskal were two of those kids — the wide-eyed, jersey-wearing types in the crowd at almost every high school football game.
They would go with their father, sit near the end zone and dream of the day they could be out there,...
| 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.
| Oct 30, 2013
| 11:26 PM
Last month, Jim Abbott visited KidWorks in Santa Ana.
Abbott, the former Major League Baseball pitcher, says he stays busy these days, speaking to various people and motivating many about the story of his life and about succeeding despite being born...