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Dirtbags show out in the MLB Draft

Dirtbags show out in the MLB Draft

June 7, 2018

After a disappointing season, four Dirtbags will have the opportunity to make their mark in the MLB after being drafted this week. Junior second baseman Jarren Duran was selected in the seventh round by the B...

Indians axe “Chief Wahoo” logo

Kevin Colindres, Assistant Sports Editor

January 30, 2018

Filed under Commentary, Sports, Today

Today, the sports world took a step in the right direction when the Cleveland Indians announced the removal of the team’s “Chief Wahoo” logo on all uniforms in 2019. The move was made after discussions between team owner Paul Dolan and MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred. The buck-toothed cartoon caricature has been a staple of Cleveland’s team since 1948, and while dedicated fans may have some sentimental value toward the logo, it...

Why Shohei Ohtani’s journey will end and begin in San Diego

Why Shohei Ohtani’s journey will end and begin in San Diego

December 6, 2017

One month removed from a theatrical 2017 World Series, and a new kind of drama has taken place in the process that is finding a home in Major League Baseball for Shohei Ohtani. Japan’s 23-year old m...

MLB playoffs prediction

MLB playoffs prediction

October 3, 2017

One of the best sporting months is here. October is packed with events, from the start of the NBA season to the World Series to crown the best team in the MLB. This year, I’m stoked for the baseball pos...

Cowardly Angels: Hamilton trade shows worst side of Halos

Cowardly Angels: Hamilton trade shows worst side of Halos

April 27, 2015

After weeks of speculation and rumors, the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim traded former league MVP Josh Hamilton, and in the process revealed just how low the team will sink to save a dollar. The trade...

Brown making impact with Dirtbags

Brown making impact with Dirtbags

March 17, 2015

Tanner Brown’s journey from pitcher in junior college to starter for the Long Beach State baseball team began almost a year ago. The junior right-hander began his collegiate career at Golden West...