Going through lists of Californians who are in the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame plus those who have been MVP in either the American or National League offers more proof of the state’s greatness in America’s Pastime. We also have compiled lists of those who’ve been Rookie of the Year, Manager of the Year, […]
Want more proof that California has no equal for the past 100 years at having had the best baseball talent in the world? Here’s an updated version of a series of all-area all-region teams from throughout the state that shows elite players have come from everywhere. We did these teams initially seven years ago for...
For all he’s done this season at Mission Viejo in all three phases of the game, we knew we’d probably be featuring Akili Arnold as a player of the week at some point and that just had to be for special teams after what he did in last week’s come-from-behind win against Orange Lutheran. Two […]
For a one-stop place for all of the CIF state bowl winners crowned on Friday, Dec. 15 or Saturday, Dec. 16 with an MVP chosen for each game, this is the place to go. First-time champions include Mater Dei, Serra of San Mateo, St. Francis of Mountain View, Bishop Diego of Santa Barbara, Steele Canyon […]
Speaking to Folsom grad Jake Browning of Washington on Wednesday got us wondering about two players from the same high school team who’ve been first-round picks in the NFL Draft. Take a guess at the two who did that from Galileo of San Francisco’s 1964 squad? That’s still the only time it’s ever happened for […]
With Aaron Judge of Linden making such a huge splash this season hitting homers and captivating the national media in New York by how he’s been playing for the New York Yankees, we thought we’d come up with a list of the 10 greatest Yankees who are from California high schools. Will Aaron one day […]
With the NFL season in full swing, this is the second in a series of posts in which we rank the top 20 all-time players from the state from every position. These rankings will be different than others we’ve done in the past in that they’ll be based strictly on how players have done after...
Corona Centennial QB Robert Webber takes back the spotlight as the SoCal Player of the Week while the NorCal honoree is power-packed Los Gatos junior running back Joey Wood.