| Aug 6, 2013
| 11:35 PM
SAN DIEGO — Adam Jones had played just three major league games in his hometown before Tuesday night’s against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park. But the Orioles center fielder — who was born just south of downtown in National City...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 6:36 PM
SAN DIEGO – With one swing, Orioles first baseman Chris Davis erased the disappointment of his previous three at-bats Wednesday at Petco Park.
Davis had already struck out twice and stranded four baserunners — including three in scoring...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 11:59 AM
The most interesting aspect of Saturday's Mexican league preseason game between Tijuana and Club America at the StubHub Center could be the games within the game.
On the Club America side, new manager Antonio Mohamed, who was introduced as Miguel...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 7:40 PM
SAN DIEGO — There was a banner above Saturday's sneak-peak celebration for the city's new nine-story, ultramodern downtown central library: "The Story Begins. Discover Your Next Chapter."
That next chapter begins in full Monday when the $184.9-...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 8:20 PM
SAN DIEGO — Of the many attractions that make San Diego distinct from other locales in Southern California, two of the most popular are Comic-Con and the Chargers.
The annual nerd-fest that is Comic-Con is an unrivaled summer explosion of costumed...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 9:40 AM
To fill his friends at the Huntington Beach and Los Angeles police departments with envy, Larry Bullock would send them pictures of himself holding a hot dog and a beer at a baseball stadium.
The former officer — he spent 20 years with the LAPD...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 6:48 PM
My first Dodgers game was uncomfortable.
My college-newspaper colleagues and I were packed so tightly into our bleacher seats that a woman I had just met was basically sitting in my lap.
My second Dodgers game was infuriating.
A few of my buddies...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Rub Some Dirt on It: Weirdest Injuries in Baseball 2013: The strangest injuries in the MLB season, with the best-off-the-field and other stupid ways players got scratched from the lineup or put on the DL. ALSO SEE: World Series 2013 TV schedule Baseball's...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 11:24 AM
SAN DIEGO -- Major League Baseball owners Thursday approved the sale of the San Diego Padres to a group that includes ex-Dodger owner Peter O'Malley, his sons and nephews, and golf star Phil Mickelson.
The $800 million deal was given the green light at...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 12:19 PM
It’s a new world out there, which Mitt Romney and the 47% could tell you, but some are a little slow to embrace, or at least recognize.
This world texts, tweets, Facebooks and records on smartphones. You shouldn’t have to be smart to realize...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 7:02 AM
Robert Kirkman's acclaimed zombie comic series “The Walking Dead” is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year at Comic-Con International in […]...