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Top 5 Baseball Movies

Sam Garcia, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019

Baseball: America’s favorite sport. It’s also a favorite of Hollywood, as there have been many, many movies based on the sport. So your friendly neighborhood writer thought to himself, Hm, what’re some of my favorite baseball movies? So now here we are, two hours later. The timing couldn’t be be...

Spring Training: Freeway Series In Arizona Announces Start of Baseball in So Cal

David Ibarra, Reporter

February 28, 2019

As quickly and quietly as it arrived, the Winter Meetings have gone, and a new spring is upon us. The Los Angeles Dodgers have exited the offseason with slight renovations to the team that has appeared in back-to-back World Series. The team bid farewell to their General Manager Farhan Zaidi, who,...

Potential realignment of MLB

Cynthia Olvera, Reporter

October 20, 2017

Major League Baseball is considering to expand to 32 teams that would cause a realignment of the divisions. If this were to happen it would cut the season to 156 games instead of 162 game season we've been used to. It would also give each team a day off a week and restructure the postseason bracket. The...

Fly The W: The Chicago Cubs are World Series Champions

Fly The W: The Chicago Cubs are World Series Champions

Xavier Alatorre, News Editor

November 9, 2016

108 years ago, women were not allowed to vote. Today, woman are allowed to vote and some Americans will vote for the first female president. 108 years ago, Ford released the Model T, the country’s first affordable automobile. Today, the Interstate Highway system dominates ground travel in the United...

Cubs take game six in Cleveland; World Series now comes down to game seven

Cubs take game six in Cleveland; World Series now comes down to game seven

Ramon Alvarado, Staff Writer

November 3, 2016

Things were not looking good for the Chicago Cubs after falling behind the Indians 3-1 in the World Series, but a couple wins in a row for the Cubs has forced a winner-takes-all game seven. Game six of the World Series was played at a chilly Progressive Field in Cleveland last night and saw the Indians...

Dodgers’ sensational season comes to an end after losing game six to the Cubs in Chicago

Dodgers’ sensational season comes to an end after losing game six to the Cubs in Chicago

Ramon Alvarado, Staff Writer

October 24, 2016

The Los Angeles Dodgers were eliminated from the postseason Saturday night after losing to the Cubs 5-0 at Wrigley Field in Chicago. The Dodgers had Clayton Kershaw going on the mound for them in game six, but his magic seemed to have run out. He had been clutch throughout the 2016 postseason, ...

Angels’ photographer visits Rio Hondo photography class

Angels’ photographer visits Rio Hondo photography class

Victor Lozano, Staff Writer

October 18, 2016

The Los Angeles Angels photography editor and archivist, Robert Huskey, visited professor Roberto Chavez’s photojournalism class to talk about his experience in taking sports photos Oct 3. A Whittier native, Huskey attended Cal State Fullerton and was the school’s photo editor for the Daily Titan....

Kershaw powers Dodgers to 1-0 victory over Cubs; series now shifts to Los Angeles all tied up

Kershaw powers Dodgers to 1-0 victory over Cubs; series now shifts to Los Angeles all tied up

Ramon Alvarado, Staff Writer

October 17, 2016

After losing game 1 of the NLCS to the Cubs due to a late pitching collapse, the Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw pitched a shutout Sunday night at Wrigley Field in Chicago. The shutout powered the Dodgers to a 1-0 victory and the Boys in Blue have now tied up the series with the Cubbies at 1-1.  The serie...

Dodgers rally late to beat Nationals; now face the Cubs for a spot in the World Series

Dodgers rally late to beat Nationals; now face the Cubs for a spot in the World Series

Ramon Alvarado, Staff Writer

October 17, 2016

The Dodgers and Nationals fought for a spot in the NLCS Thursday night at Nationals Park in Washington. The game got off to a slow start but picked up in the seventh inning. The end of the game provided plenty of action for those in attendance and those watching. After a late rally, the Dodgers were ...

Dodgers escape elimination from the MLB postseason with a victory over the Nationals

Dodgers escape elimination from the MLB postseason with a victory over the Nationals

Ramon Alvarado, Staff Writer

October 13, 2016

The MLB postseason has produced plenty of close and exciting games in its first two rounds. The Dodgers and Nationals added another one to the list Tuesday afternoon when they battled out game four of the NLDS at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles. The Dodgers were able to escape elimination with a 6-5 v...

Blue Jays need extra innings to defeat Orioles in the first game of the MLB postseason

Blue Jays need extra innings to defeat Orioles in the first game of the MLB postseason

Ramon Alvarado, Staff Writer

October 5, 2016

The AL Wild Card game between the Orioles and Blue Jays was last night and the MLB postseason is now officially underway. It was a cool, clear night at the Rogers Centre in Toronto and it provided the perfect setting for a win-or-go-home baseball game. The two participants in this year’s first po...

Dodgers with Full Head of Steam, Gearing Up for Postseason

Dodgers with Full Head of Steam, Gearing Up for Postseason

Cain Hernandez, Staff Writer

September 29, 2016

For the fourth year in a row, the Los Angeles Dodgers won the National League West division in Major League Baseball. The Dodgers hope the fourth time is the charm in the playoffs. The last three years, Los Angeles has been bounced out early, only making it to the National League Championship series...

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