New York Yankees assistant general manager Billy Eppler, who was finalist for the Angels GM job four years ago, is on the list of candidates the club plans to interview for its current general manager opening.
SAN DIEGO – Of all the adjectives – and expletives – being used to describe the Dodgers’ bullpen this season, Dodgers manager Don Mattingly settled on one Thursday night.
And he used it eight times in less than two minutes of a post-game...
ANAHEIM – The Angels stumble home needing to make up some ground, not just in the wild-card standings but in the Angel Stadium stands.
They’ve drawn 3 million fans for 12 consecutive seasons since 2003 when Arte Moreno bought the club.
Preview capsules for the county’s JC football teams:
Last year: 8-3 overall
Coach: Tim Byrnes
Former El Toro quarterback Trey Tinsley will lead the offense, with the help of running back Jake Brito (Cypress), wide receiver Jarrell Moss...
LOS ANGELES – For a team with 16 returning starters (depending on how you do the math) and only one change in the coaching staff, USC has undergone a significant transformation during the offseason that finally will end Saturday.
This is the place to find all of the Orange County Register's 2015 college football season preview coverage - features, capsules, commentary, predictions and more as USC, UCLA, their Pac-12 peers and the rest of the nation kick off this week.
Politics are about building relationships and connections and so Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and top U.S. Olympic Committee and the Los Angeles 2024 organizing committee officials wasted little time in reaching out to the International Olympic...
LOS ANGELES – New Dodgers third-base coach Ron Roenicke was playing for the Triple-A Las Vegas Stars in 1984 when he experienced something he never had before and never would again.
NEW YORK – The enormity of what is at stake for Serena Williams at the U.S. Open – the first true Grand Slam in tennis in more than a quarter of a century – hit her Wednesday.
LOS ANGELES – Adoree’ Jackson seemed frustrated at times during Wednesday’s USC practice. He fired a football into a nearby wall at Howard Jones Field after getting shoved out of bounds and into the turf.
ANAHEIM – So much has changed since the last time the Angels and Texas Rangers met.
When the Rangers began their last series in Anaheim on July 24, the Angels were in first place, 13 games over .500, and the Rangers were 81/2 games back.
Jacob Rosales, of La Habra, and Israel Cruz, of Fountain Valley, both had their professional mixed martial arts debut last week.
It didn’t last long.
Rosales beat Cruz in a first-round victory and the competition was over for both of them.
NEW YORK – Before they stepped on court, there was nothing to suggest Andy Murray would have any trouble against Adrian Mannarino in the U.S. Open’s second round.
Murray, after all, is seeded No.
MISSION VIEJO - Johnny Stanton has been on top of the mountain.
As a junior at Santa Margarita, he led the Eagles to CIF-SS Pac-5 Division and CIF State Division 1 championships in 2011.
When attempting to convince your significant other on the sanctity of NFL Sundays – and why the eight hours of TV you’re watching and six-pack you’re drinking are imperative to your weekly survival – it is necessary to make a few concessions....
NEW YORK – A federal judge let the air out of “Deflategate” Thursday, erasing New England quarterback Tom Brady’s four-game suspension for a controversy the NFL claimed threatened football’s integrity.
L.A. mayor Eric Garcetti, Los Angeles 2024 chairman Casey Wasserman and U.S. Olympic Committee executives Scott Blackman and Larry Probst arrived in Lausanne, Switzerland on Wednesday to meet with International Olympic Committee officials for the...
LOS ANGELES – Clayton Kershaw has excelled so many times, in so many ways, that the standard indicators of excellence no longer do much indicating at all.
To evaluate him in comparison to himself, then, is to search for new gauges, alternative...
OAKLAND – If the Angels are to climb back into playoff position, they will need to take what happened Wednesday and bottle it.
They not only hit, but did so against league ERA leader Sonny Gray and the Oakland A’s, winning 9-4 to take two of...
LOS ANGELES – I believe in the Dodgers.
I believe they’ll win the National League West and advance to the playoffs, where they’ll meet the New York Mets in a rematch.
PHILADELPHIA - Former Mater Dei High and USC quarterback Matt Barkley was traded by the Philadelphia Eagles to the Arizona Cardinals, clearing a roster spot for Tim Tebow.
Arizona sent a conditional seventh-round draft pick to Philadelphia for...
SAN DIEGO – On his first day in the major leagues, Corey Seager obviously was intimidated.
But that was just because his mother and father, Jody and Jeff Seager, were standing several feet away, watching and listening as their second son to make...
After eight months of what might be the silliest sports controversy ever taken seriously, an absurd amount of energy and brain power and billable hours devoted to an unnecessary and misrepresented investigation that never proved a thing, finally,...
Kings defenseman Slava Voynov, who pleaded no contest in July to a spousal-abuse charge, is now being held in federal custody and faces a hearing regarding his legal status in the United States.
LOS ANGELES -- The Dodgers are ready to promote their top prospect to the major leagues.
Corey Seager is expected to join the Dodgers in San Diego for the start of their four-game series against the Padres Thursday.
LOS ANGELES – When college football’s most versatile athlete opened his second training camp this August, he lined up first on defense, where a year ago he’d already proven himself as one of the best cornerbacks in the nation.
LOS ANGELES – Don Mattingly acknowledged he had heard about it Wednesday and offered a dismissal, but he otherwise stayed far, far away from the conversation about his potential employment elsewhere next season.
Austin Trout has revenge on his mind.
Trout, who held the WBA super welterweight title before going on a two-fight losing streak in 2013, is trying to work his way back into title contention.
What in the wide, wide world of sports is going on here …
• If you are already planning what Olympics events to attend in 2024, don’t neglect the opening ceremony.
OAKLAND – The Angels' trip was ugly in the middle, but they will certainly take the beginning and end.
The Angels pounded league ERA leader Sonny Gray in a 9-4 victory over the Oakland A’s on Wednesday afternoon, taking two of three in the...