Portion of 210 Freeway Renamed After Pasadena Hero Jackie Robinson
A stretch of the Interstate 210 Freeway will soon be called “Jackie Robinson Memorial Highway” after the Brooklyn Dodgers Hall of Famer second baseman who was raised in Pasadena and started his illustrious sports career at John Muir High School and ...
AL notebook: Yankees bullpen trio
The only other times it happened were May 10, 1879, when the Syracuse Stars' Harry McCormick (0-5) beat the Cincinnati Reds' Will White (5-0), and July 15, 1954, when the Milwaukee Braves' Bob Buhl (0-7) defeated the Brooklyn Dodgers' Bob Milliken ...
25 More Moments That Changed America
Each year, as the United States of America prepares to celebrate its Independence Day, the urge to reexamine American history is inevitable. After all, it's hard to escape what happened on July 4, 1776, when you're marking a holiday known as the Fourth ...
Dodgers Dugout: Could Jay Bruce be in the Dodgers' future?
Los Angeles Times
With the Dodgers struggling against Pittsburgh, talk has turned to the disappointing offense. It seems like everyone except Corey Seager is in the middle of a slump, with Adrian Gonzalez leading the way, hitting .262 with only six homers. Look at some ...
Cole Hamels, Texas Rangers shut down New York Yankees
NEW YORK -- The Texas Rangers are confident about winning every time they take the field. Give Cole Hamels any kind of lead, their optimism increases significantly. Hamels pitched seven shutout innings, Adrian Beltre hit a two-run homer in the first ...
Sabathia comes undone, Beltran goes down as Yankees look grim
New York Post
Look at the bright side: At least the Yankees didn't have to wait until 2:44 a.m. to lose to the Rangers on Tuesday night. No, this time, the Yankees lost their third straight in more typical fashion in a 7-1 defeat. The offense was shut down by Texas ...
Yankees hoping Carlos Beltran misses just a day or two
NEW YORK -- Yankees right fielder Carlos Beltran was forced to leave Tuesday's 7-1 loss to the Texas Rangers with what the team called a tight right hamstring. An MRI revealed no damage, and the Yankees believe Beltran might be out only a day or two.
Yankees prospect James Kaprielian's elbow still hurts, sees doctor in NYC
NEW YORK — Yankees pitching prospect James Kaprielian flew to New York City to see team physician Dr. Chris Ahmad on Tuesday, a source told NJ Advance Media. Kaprielian's right elbow still hurts, the source said. The team was still waiting for a full ...