Stories by Beth Harris

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Monday, Oct. 28, 2013

Game On Dude is early favorite for Breeders' Cup Classic

Game On Dude was made the early 8-5 favorite in an impressive field of 12 for the $5 million Breeders' Cup Classic, a race he has failed to win in two previous tries for trainer Bob Baffert.
By Beth Harris

Friday, Oct. 25, 2013

O'Brien brings humor to race at Santa Anita

ARCADIA, Calif. - Conan O'Brien brought his humor to the announcing booth Friday at Santa Anita, calling a race that likely left fans wondering exactly which horse had won.
By Beth Harris

Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013

Season leaves Dodgers off rails

A roller coaster season left the Dodgers off the rails and facing major roster decisions.
By Beth Harris

Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013

Home runs keep Dodgers in series

LOS ANGELES - Adrian Gonzalez homered twice and Zack Greinke gave the Los Angeles Dodgers the clutch performance they needed in a 6-4 victory over the Cardinals on Wednesday.
By Beth Harris

Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013

Cardinals take a 3-1 series lead over Dodgers

LOS ANGELES - Matt Holliday and pinch-hitter Shane Robinson hit the first home runs of the NL Championship Series, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-2 on Tuesday night to ...
By Beth Harris

Monday, Oct. 14, 2013

Dodgers cut into Cardinals' lead

LOS ANGELES -- St. Louis' Adam Wainwright yielded six hits and two runs in seven innings, but the Cardinals couldn't score a run for their ace in their third consecutive awful offensive game, ...
By Beth Harris

Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013

Dodgers' ailing offense could be without star

LOS ANGELES - The Dodgers' offense is struggling, and they might have to face St. Louis ace Adam Wainwright without their top hitter in Game 3 of the NL Championship Series.
By Beth Harris

Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013

Los Angeles Dodgers' wait is over

LOS ANGELES - After two days, the Los Angeles Dodgers found out who they will play in the National League championship series - the St. Louis Cardinals, who beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-1 on ...
By Beth Harris

Monday, Oct. 7, 2013

Dodgers eliminate Braves

The Los Angeles Dodgers advanced to the NLCS after rallying to beat the Atlanta Braves on Monday.
By Beth Harris

Dodgers pummel Braves in Game 3

LOS ANGELES - Carl Crawford hit a three-run homer, Juan Uribe added a two-run shot and the Los Angeles Dodgers routed the Atlanta Braves 13-6 on Sunday night for a 2-1 lead in their best-of-five ...
By Beth Harris

Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013

Braves, Dodgers turn to rookies in Game 3

LOS ANGELES - The Atlanta Braves and Los Angeles Dodgers will give the ball to rookie starting pitchers in Sunday night's pivotal Game 3.
By Beth Harris

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Clowney wins ESPY for 'best hit'

LOS ANGELES - South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney won 'best play' at the ESPY Awards for his hit on Michigan's Vincent Smith in which he knocked the runner on his back.
By Beth Harris

Saturday, June 8, 2013

Dodgers beat Braves in 10 innings

LOS ANGELES - Pinch-runner Skip Schumaker scored on the second wild pitch by Anthony Varvaro in the 10th inning, giving the Los Angeles Dodgers a 2-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night.
By Beth Harris

Friday, June 7, 2013

Dodgers rookie impresses Braves

Yasiel Puig hit his first career grand slam, Zack Greinke pitched four-hit ball over seven innings, and Los Angeles Dodgers won 5-0 on Thursday night, snapping the Braves' five-game winning streak.
By Beth Harris

Sunday, May 5, 2013

Orb will run in Preakness

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Orb will follow up his win at Churchill Downs by running in the Preakness on May 18, giving the colt a shot at the Triple Crown.
By Beth Harris

Saturday, May 4, 2013

Orb storms back at Kentucky Derby

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Orb splashed through the slop to win the Kentucky Derby by 2½ lengths, giving Hall of Fame trainer Shug McGaughey his first victory in the 3-year-old classic at Churchill Downs.
By Beth Harris

Friday, May 3, 2013

History could be made at Kentucky Derby

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - A trainer flooding the field with five horses. A black jockey trying to make history, and a woman rider, too. Louisville coach Rick Pitino seeking champions in racing and ...
By Beth Harris

Friday, March 29, 2013

Shockers' Hall defies odds to become star

Carl Hall, a 6-foot-8 forward from Cochran, Ga., arrived at Wichita State via two previous schools and a graveyard shift job in a light bulb factory. 
By Beth Harris

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Top-rated 'The Young and the Restless' turns 40

LOS ANGELES - Love, loss, breakups, makeups, murder, mayhem, backstabbing, social climbing. Forget about a lifetime, that's just an afternoon on The Young and the Restless.
By Beth Harris

Sunday, March 17, 2013

Nadal, Sharapova prevail at Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. -- Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova won titles at the BNP Paribas Open on Sunday.
By Beth Harris

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