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Category Archives: Little White Ball (Baseball)

So, who do you like in the World Series?

As a Dodgers fan, I should wish a pox on both the Yankees and Phillies in the World Series. At least, I should hope they freeze to death trying to play a summer game in November. (Seriously, Bud? You were probably wishing for a Freeway Series in sunny Southern California, weren’t you?) If you followed …

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Lessons from a She-Fan (Updated)

I just finished reading and enjoying Confessions of a She-Fan: The Course of True Love with the New York Yankeesby Jane Heller. You don’t have to be a Yankees fan to enjoy this book. In fact, we Angels fans can savor knowing that our team is now just below the Red Sox in the list …

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Was the Adenhart tribute kosher?

Celebrating Angels douse Nick Adenhart’s jersey after winning AL West title (photo courtesy Gawker.com). Inappropriate? Ironic? Or a tribute? Before we judge the Angels pouring alcohol on the jersey of someone killed by a drunk driver, there’s one thing to consider: Not all drinking is the same.

Why the Jaycee Dugard column was inappropriate

It seems that Orange County has been the focus of the sports world lately. I wish it were because of the Angels or a recent Mater Dei grad who got the starting QB job at USC. No, it’s because Mark Whicker of the Orange County Register wrote a stupid and thoughtless column about all the …

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They did…

Congratulations to Park View Little League of Chula Vista for their come-from-behind win in the Little League World Series. This is the West’s second LLWS victory in a row. Even as Little League as a whole closes the books on the 2009 season, our league started Winterball practices this weekend. Yes, we’ve already begun getting our …

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