Posts Tagged California

Jones, Eovaldi salvage Yankees’ trip finale, 3-1 over Angels

New York Yankees starting pitcher Nathan Eovaldi throws to the plate during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, Wednesday, July 1, 2015, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Nathan Eovaldi pitched scoreless, five-hit ball into the sixth inning, Garrett Jones homered and the New York Yankees snapped their three-game skid with a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night.

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Murphy says he’s shocked struggling Padres are so tense

San Diego Padres' Justin Upton strikes out against the Seattle Mariners during the seventh inning of the Padres' 7-0 loss to the Seattle Mariners in a baseball game Wednesday, July 1, 2015, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Pat Murphy has been interim manager of the San Diego Padres for 14 games, enough to form an opinion on the mindset of the struggling club.

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Walker throws 1-hit ball for 6 innings, Mariners top Padres

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Taijuan Walker throws against the San Diego Padres in the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, July 1, 2015, in San Diego.  (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Seattle Mariners were leading the San Diego Padres by a run through six innings when manager Lloyd McClendon decided 22-year-old Taijuan Walker had gone far enough, even with a shutout intact.

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Former sports writer and publicist Jack Disney dies at 80

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Jack Disney, a longtime sports writer with the old Los Angeles Herald Examiner who later worked in publicity at two Southern California horse racing tracks, has died. He was 80.

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Ducks sign veterans Matt Hackett, Chris Mueller, Joe Piskula

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Goalie Matt Hackett, center Chris Mueller and defenseman Joe Piskula have agreed to one-year contracts with the Anaheim Ducks.

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