chris dufresne

Sports Reporter, LA Times


Thirty-33 year vet of LA Times but not as old as that sounds!

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What was your first job as a journalist?
Technically Sports Editor Cal State Fullerton Daily Titan. Received $300 stipend. Then Fullerton Daily News Tribune
Have you ever used a typewriter?
You bet. I started on typewriter at the LA Times back in 1981 shortly before move to computers. Remember glue pots?

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I've never seen players get hurt like Angel players get hurt. Slowing down after a ground out?
RT @MikeDiGiovanna: Just had a flashback to last year's 19-inning game between #Angels and #Athletics in Oakland. It was not pleasant.
In what's left of the "print" business, Trout is what they call a deadline wrecker. #Gutenberg
Some young players sign big contracts and are never the same. Can't handle the pressure and fame @Trouty20 not one of those guys.
RT @ADHadenUSC: Delighted to invite our walk on athletes to training table meals. They deserve it and have earned it. Good day. Right deci…
Coach Saban, I'll have the Kobe beef steak tips please RT @JFowlerCBS NCAA approves unlimited meals\ snacks…
Plaschke thinks Puig's journey to America should concern Dodgers, uh, just a tad
I can't follow the Dodgers or Pac 12 on DirecTV but sometimes I read interesting things about them....#Puig #Pac12
Wow. Yasiel Puig's incredible journey from Cuba to U.S. told by LA Magazine
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