| Mar 2, 2014
| 4:20 PM
The news sucker punched me in 1972.
An airplane fell out of the sky and plunged in the water off the coast of Isla Verde, Puerto Rico.
Among the lost was No. 21.
Suddenly, the 8-year-old wannabe big-leaguer who determined never to drop a fly ball...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 12:58 PM
Date: Dec. 7
Her story: Renee Coshin, 39, grew up in Conshohocken, Pa., a suburb of Philadelphia. She works for a law firm in downtown Baltimore. Her mother, Irene Coshin, lives in Conshohocken. Her father, Randall Coshin, lives in Port St. Lucie, Fla....
| Feb 3, 2014
| 12:23 PM
Interesting off-season for Tim Wallach.
First, he’s moved from his position as the Dodgers' third base coach to Manager Don Mattingly’s bench coach, and now he’s been named to the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame.
This begs two...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Julius Onah is in early talks to direct the Legendary pic "Brilliance."
Legendary, Joe Roth and Palak Patel will produce.Universal will distribute as part of its distribution deal with Legendary.
Pic is basedon the Marcus Sakey novel and is set in a...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:17 PM
Ralph Kiner, who spent 10 seasons hitting towering home runs in the major leagues, then spent most of the rest of his life joyfully calling baseball games on radio and TV, died Thursday at his home in Rancho Mirage, Calif. He was 91.
The Baseball Hall...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 3:34 PM
The Edison High boys' soccer team again is champion of the Sunset League.
In a game that determined first place and as to which team would take the title, Edison slipped past visiting Los Alamitos, 1-0, Friday to clinch the crown. It took Connor Gordon'...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 8:46 AM
After the Baseball Hall of Fame inductees are announced each year, one of the fun things to do is figure out which team logo will appear on each inductees Hall of Fame plaque. Probably few would have guessed the choice made by Greg Maddux and Tony La...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 3:29 PM
Pete Rose is returning to the dugout for a day to manage an independent league team.
Rose, banished from the major leagues for betting on baseball, will return to the bench for the first time since 1989 when he serves as manager of the...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 1:23 PM
What’s older than Major League Baseball?
The combined ages of two coaches who will face each other in the College World Series on Saturday.
UC Irvine’s Mike Gillespie (74) will see Texas’ Augie Garrido (75) in the other dugout for...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 9:15 AM
We have a history. Oh, do we have a baseball history.
The only Civil War veteran inducted by the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown brought professional baseball to Hartford in 1874. Not only was Morgan G. Bulkeley a team owner, he helped make the...
| May 18, 2014
| 8:38 PM
Singer Jerry Vale, who recorded more than 50 albums during his career as a romantic pop singer, died on Sunday at age 83, his family attorney said.
"Jerry Vale passed away in Palm Desert, California, at 9:45 a.m. He was with his family and friends,"...