Los Angeles Times
Baseball columnist at the Los Angeles Times
With Don Mattingly as manager of the Dodgers, they haven't won a National League pennant or a trip to the World Series, but they have won three straight Western Division titles.
Oct. 22, 2015from Which Way, L.A.?
First pitch for the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chavez Ravine is Saturday evening, when they’ll play the Angels in a spring training matchup.
Apr. 3, 2015from The Mixer
The Dodgers have emerged from bankruptcy in the Frank McCourt era with a team that shows signs of being a contender.
Mar. 25, 2014from Which Way, L.A.?
It’s been two years since the Thomas Fire erupted in Ventura County.
Dec. 4from KCRW Features
A block party in South Pasadena reveals the unexpected pleasures of being neighborly.
Dec. 12from Zócalo's Connecting California
There aren’t many roads or people outside the small city of Lompoc. Instead you’ll see rolling hills, cattle grazing under oak trees, and rare birds like Golden Eagles.
Jan. 7from KCRW Features
Getting a car has never been easier. Even if you have bad credit and can’t really afford it, no problem.
Jan. 8from Greater LA
A big church may fit best in a small city like Visalia.
Dec. 19from Zócalo's Connecting California
Joe Biden is facing a possibly insurmountable obstacle in his bid for the presidency: his name.
Feb. 6from Zócalo's Connecting California
The parts for ghost guns are sold without background checks, which means felons and kids can buy them.
Nov. 26from KCRW Features
Roughly 95% of commercially caught lobster in California is shipped to China, where customers are willing to pay premium prices.
Feb. 6from KCRW Features
In a perverse way, California’s booms are harder on its people than its busts.
Jan. 16from Zócalo's Connecting California