| Nov 2, 2010
| 5:17 PM
BURBANK — From Burbank High graduate to Glendale Community College standout to 2010 World Series champion.
Freddy Sanchez' nine-year Major League Baseball career, though it's featured a National League batting title and three All-Star appearances,...
| Nov 12, 2010
| 9:44 PM
BURBANK HIGH — They were award-winning athletes, successful coaches and revered administrators.
In their tenure at Burbank High, a special group of individuals helped put the school on the athletic map, helped bring pride to the city and...
| Jun 12, 2010
BURBANK — Although he just completed his senior baseball season, Burbank High baseball standout Lonnie Kauppila has already fulfilled two of his dreams.
Last year, Kauppila fulfilled a childhood dream of earning a college scholarship when he signed...
| Jul 2, 2010
| 3:08 PM
BURBANK — The baseball coaches at Burbank and Bellarmine-Jefferson highs would probably not want to ponder what their seasons would have been like without their star players.
Bulldogs senior Lonnie Kauppila and the Guards senior Patrick Haney...
| Aug 3, 2010
| 2:53 PM
With the summer simmering along outside, Lonnie Kauppila is restless inside.
A ball, a mitt and a bat call him, just as they've done since he was but 5 years old. And without them, the summer is simply stumbling along.
"I'm pretty much in the dumps...
| Aug 10, 2010
| 4:27 PM
The Baseball Reliquary has enjoyed an ongoing association with the Burbank Central Library.
For a number of years, the library has hosted a variety of baseball-related events and displays put on by the San Gabriel Valley-based organization.
| Dec 16, 2014
| 4:47 PM
Major League Baseball pitcher Brandon McCarthy has a new home – about 10 miles from his first-ever home.
The Los Angeles Dodgers officially announced the signing of the Glendale-born pitcher Tuesday morning to a four-year contract valued at $48...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 6:55 PM
A two-story house that was once owned by legendary pro baseball manager Casey Stengel took a big step toward securing its place in history this week after being added to the Glendale Register of Historic Resources.
The Glendale City Council voted 3-0 on...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 2:31 AM
Following a 2014 season in which he was moved from the Milwaukee Brewers’ starting rotation to the bullpen, Marco Estrada incurred an even greater transition in his Major League Baseball career Saturday when he was dealt from the Brewers to the...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 4:00 PM
During a conversation in regards to his first season in Major League Baseball, Christian Bergman interrupts himself.
“It seems like I’m saying ‘learning’ a whole lot,” he joked.
Indeed, from his days at St. Francis High...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 8:56 PM
A return trip to the Palomino World Series was a chief goal for the Arroyo Seco Saints. They have appeared in the event the previous two seasons, advancing to the semifinals each time.
While the Saints, featuring a handful of St. Francis High products...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 11:52 PM
COMPTON — The Arroyo Seco Saints might only have two players on their roster with experience in a Palomino World Series tournament, but to coach Aaron Milam and his players, the 40-odd games they’ve played together this summer are experience...