| Aug 15, 2014
| 5:03 PM
Crescenta Valley High baseball is not short on memorable seasons and memorable performances — particularly on the pitching mound.
Alas, memorable playoff runs had been absent from Falcons chronicle in the recent past.
That changed dramatically and...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 9:08 PM
The following are updates on local baseball players at the minor league level.
Christian Bergman (St. Francis High, 2006) Tulsa Drillers pitcher: Though Bergman remains on the 60-day disabled list with the Colorado Rockies, the former All-Area Baseball...
| Aug 2, 2014
COMPTON — After suffering a tough loss Friday night in the Palomino World Series, the members of the Arroyo Seco Saints brushed aside the defeat and found themselves in a familiar position they encountered last week.
Arroyo Seco, featuring St....
| Aug 2, 2014
| 11:59 AM
GLENDALE — Ralph Tapia had plenty on his to-do list once he entered venerable Stengel Field prior to Glendale High and St. Francis meeting in a Connie Mack Summer League contest Thursday night.
Tapia walked around part of the field to check on...
| Jul 27, 2014
| 10:24 PM
Following a long afternoon that ended with a 10-inning loss, the Arroyo Seco Saints had a long day in store on Sunday in the Palomino West Zone Tournament.
But it ended as well as it could for the Saints, who staved off elimination and moved on with a...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 10:23 PM
COMPTON — The Arroyo Seco Saints baseball team is accustomed to playing in extra-inning games.
PHOTOS: Arroyo Seco Saints vs. Urban Youth Academy championship baseball
In the semifinals of the Palomino West Tournament on Monday, the Saints...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Rule No. 1: The Dodgers will always break your heart.
There’s a slang word in L.A. Spanish. The word is asco. The word asco is nearly untranslatable, but it roughly means disgusting, shameful, shameless and has cooties.
Remember this word.
| Mar 29, 2014
| 6:21 PM
Former Crescenta Valley High standout Trevor Bell has a new home.
The one-time Major League baseball first-round draft pick was selected as a member of the opening day roster for the Cincinnati Reds.
“Oh my gosh, it feels like nine years of hard...
| May 8, 2014
| 5:19 PM
May is “thank your local teacher” month: Teacher Appreciation Week (May 5 through 9), National Teacher Day (May 6) and California’s Day of the Teacher (May 14).
While it is nice to have one’s vocation be singled out, it would be...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 7:32 PM
Things finally got moving for a handful of baseball players with local ties on the final day of the Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft on Saturday.
While the wait was longer than hoped for a quartet of players who’ve spent time with...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 8:30 PM
GLENDALE — Tracey Weber may be a full-grown adult, but he felt like a little kid when he met Los Angeles Dodgers starting first baseman Adrián González Friday afternoon.
“I couldn’t believe it, I was tongue tied,” said Weber,...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 2:18 PM
Honesty, integrity and fairness were among the major themes local students and community leaders discussed Wednesday at the 28th annual Youth, Leadership and the Future Conference.
Around 100 students from the Glendale, Burbank and La Cañada Flintridge...