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Kershaw Blows Late Lead in Latest October Flop, Dodgers Done

LOS ANGELES — Clayton Kershaw might very well go into the Hall of Fame one day on the strength of his amazing regular-season success — dragging behind him a painful October history he would rather forget. "When you don't win the last game of the season and ...
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This Emotional Video Might Restore Your Faith in Humanity

Alfredo Valencia's five children and his wife decided to do something special for his 60th birthday. So, they bought him a brand new Chevy Silverado pickup truck. The gift was a total surprise to the hardworking Azusa dad. It brought him to tears — and then...
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Oops! All-Star Scoreboard Has Rough Night in Cleveland

CLEVELAND — The only errors on the scoreboard at the All-Star Game were by the scoreboard. At least one player noticed — and wasn't too pleased. "I wanted to see my picture up there. I know my family did, too. What are you going to do, I guess, but I don...
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Machado, Padres Agree to $300M, 10-Year Deal

SAN DIEGO — With their city's long-suffering fans desperate for a winner, the rebuilding San Diego Padres delivered their splashiest free agent signing ever by agreeing with All-Star infielder Manny Machado on ...
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Whose Legendary Voice Backs the Hospital Bond?

It may be one of the greatest chasms, dividing California if not the nation. The bitter dispute has each side clinging to its values, its beliefs, its colors. There is no room for compromise. And, there is only one man who can bridge the gap. One person,...