Two years ago, during the last realignment, the Mother Lode League tried to bar Sonora High School football from joining its ranks. As realignment begins to heat up again, two coaches have told Sonora’s Bryan Craig they wish the Wildcats played elsewhere.
Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza, two players who began their careers at opposite ends of the spectrum nearly three decades ago, ended up in the same place on Sunday – with their names etched on plaques at the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Los Banos’ 9-year-old swimmer James Savage, who completed a swim to Alcatraz that may be recognized by the Guinness World Records, will take stage to help count down the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey’s new production Aug. 25.
The television on the wall in Dave Roberts' office revealed the score, Los Angeles Dodgers 9, St. Louis Cardinals 6, and the length of the game, 3 hours 49 minutes. A thermometer recorded the temperature, sizzling into triple digits at Busch Stadium. The standings revealed the progress made by the Dodgers on this 10-day, nine-game, three-city trip across three time zones.