After so much uncertainty from the pandemic, Long Beach PONY was finally back to what it does best this week: hosting a postseason baseball tournament.
Chase De Jong went more than three years between wins at the Major League level. This week, the Long Beach native’s persistence paid off.
The Bruins put up five runs in the third inning to earn a crucial victory against the defending league champion Long Beach Poly Jackrabbits.
The longtime scout convinced the Rays to draft former Dirtbag Evan Longoria
Some 25 years after winning its second consecutive Little League championship, Long Beach Little League opened another season.
Highly touted catching prospect Chris Betts of Woodrow Wilson High School was added to the roster for the 2014 Under Armour All-America Baseball to be played August 16 at the historic Wrigley Field in Chicago.
The city of Long Beach has a rich and colorful baseball history. In his new book Baseball in Long Beach, long-time Southern California journalist Bob Keisser takes an in depth look at the fascinating, extensive and obscure world that is Long Beach baseball.
Notes on My Napkin time again, maybe for the duration of the summer sporting slumber. Disclaimer: If our info seems a little off kilter, it is likely because nowadays the caterers use those black napkins which makes our notes very hard to read.