Posted Apr. 18, 2016, 11:52 am
In a thrilling final round of the first annual Santa Monica Pony Rosti home run derby yesterday, 12-year-old Ben Lee rose to the challenge and blasted his way into a years worth of free pizza!.
Posted Oct. 16, 2015, 9:01 am
The 1988 baseball season was a magical one for the Los Angeles Dodgers as the team defied the odds to win the World Series. Tim Leary, a pitching star at Santa Monica High School in the 1970s, was a key member of that ’88 Dodgers title team.
Posted Aug. 30, 2015, 10:45 am
Vin Scully said on Saturday that 2016 "realistically" will be his final season as a Los Angeles Dodgers announcer.
Posted Jul. 12, 2015, 8:12 am
The Los Angeles Dodgers will celebrate Cuban Heritage Day at today's game against the Milwaukee Brewers at Dodger Stadium, with all their Cuban and Cuban-American players participating in the Viva Los Dodgers festival.
Posted Jul. 5, 2015, 7:15 am
The Los Angeles Dodgers will hold Photo Day today, inviting fans to take photos of their favorite Dodgers on the field at Dodger Stadium before the game against the New York Mets.
Posted Jun. 24, 2015, 9:39 am
As Santa Monica PONY Baseball's regular season comes to a close and the All Star season begins, select teams play in various tournaments throughout Southern California to prepare for All Star tournament play in early July.
Posted May. 23, 2015, 8:49 am
U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Gerardo Rodriguez of Moreno Valley will be honored as the Military Hero of the Game tonight when the Los Angeles Dodgers face the San Diego Padres at Dodger Stadium.
Posted May. 3, 2015, 7:39 am
All-star outfielder Yasiel Puig will pose for pictures with fans from approximately 11:30 a.m.-noon today during the Viva Los Dodgers festival before the Los Angeles Dodgers-Arizona Diamondbacks game at Dodger Stadium.
Posted Apr. 5, 2015, 8:36 am
The Los Angeles Dodgers will play their season opener Monday at a sold-out Dodger Stadium against the San Diego Padres amid efforts to prevent tailgating and unruly behavior.
Posted Dec. 19, 2014, 8:57 am
The Los Angeles Dodgers on Thursday dealt two-time All-Star outfielder Matt Kemp to the San Diego Padres in a five-player trade.
Posted Dec. 11, 2014, 8:30 am
The Los Angeles Dodgers are trading outfielder Matt Kemp to the San Diego Padres, it was reported today.
Posted Nov. 21, 2014, 9:09 am
A three-day food drive will begin today at Angel Stadium, where fans will have the chance to hit, pitch and catch balls and visit the Angels clubhouse in exchange for donations of food or money for the poor.
Posted Sep. 6, 2014, 9:03 am
The Santa Monica U16 Patriots will be among five Southern California youth baseball and softball teams honored tonight at the Los Angeles Dodgers-Arizona Diamondbacks game at Dodger Stadium as part of "Champions Night."
Posted Aug. 15, 2014, 8:53 am
The Los Angeles Dodgers will conduct their sixth annual "Star Wars" Night tonight as they begin a three-game series against the Milwaukee Brewers at Dodger Stadium.
Posted Aug. 1, 2014, 9:04 am
Summer for many 12-year-old boys is filled with baseball and dreams of a World Series run. The dream is no different for the Santa Monica 12U Pony All Stars.
Posted Jun. 29, 2014, 9:15 am
The Los Angeles Dodgers will conduct their 15th annual Jewish Community Day today, including selling kosher dogs, jalapeno kosher dogs and Italian beef sausages in the field reserve section.
Posted Jun. 22, 2014, 9:14 am
The 2014 Santa Monica Little League Major Dodgers were honored on Thursday at City Hall after winning the city championship.
Posted May. 24, 2014, 5:29 am
Alex Gironda finally has his no-hitter. Behind the senior pitcher's 86-pitch, eight-strikeout, no-hit performance, the Santa Monica High School Vikings defeated the West Covina High School Bulldogs in the first round of the CIF Southern Section Division III playoffs 5-0, Friday afternoon.
Posted Apr. 16, 2014, 9:28 pm
There are not too many schools that can balance a top-notch sports program with outstanding performances in the classroom as well. Crossroads has managed to do both exceptionally well. Crossroads placed three teams in first place in the CIF Southern Section-Ford Academic Awards, another five sports in second place, two sports in the third spot and two more in fourth. The Roadrunners had other sports place in the top ten.
Posted Apr. 10, 2014, 4:55 am
After a couple of close losses, Crossroads baseball team got back in the win column Tuesday with a 3-2 win against Viewpoint. Crossroads took the lead in the in the bottom of the first inning, jumping out to a 1-0 lead.
Posted Mar. 6, 2014, 9:04 am
Santa Monica Little League has rescheduled its opening day for baseball to next Saturday, March 15. It was previously scheduled for March 1 but was canceled due to rain.
Posted Jan. 29, 2014, 7:33 am
Al Downing will be tied to the hip with Hank Aaron for the rest of his life. The former Los Angeles Dodger flamethrower’s legacy will last a lot longer than that given the fact he served up the historic home run to Hank Aaron to surpass Babe Ruth as the all-time home run king back in 1974.
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Posted Dec. 23, 2013, 7:01 am
Crossroads School for Arts & Sciences has announced the inaugural honorees into its newly created Athletics Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame was created to maintain the rich heritage and tradition of successful athletics at Crossroads.
Posted Oct. 9, 2013, 9:08 am
Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier salutes the Los Angeles Dodgers’ playoff games by flying its signature Dodgers logo flag at the roller coaster’s peak, 55 feet above the Pacific Ocean.
Posted Aug. 23, 2013, 9:04 am
About 100 children from the Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Monica and Long Beach converged at Dodger Stadium Wednesday morning for a youth baseball clinic hosted by Bank of America and the Los Angeles Dodgers.