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Los Angeles
LA Times — Sports Reporter
As seen in:  LA Times
Covers:  Snail Races, Ping Pong, Horse Racing, Mlb, Golf, Basketball, Nfl, College Football, Nba, Marbles, Frog Jumping, Table Tennis, Four-Square, Tether Ball, Olympic Skiing, Cake-Walks
Doesn't Cover: Yak Racing

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

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?
Jul 22, 2014

What about Garvey? RT @Dbass22 @DufresneLATimes @GenoEspn Bevacqua couldn't hit water if he fell out of a boat!

Jul 22, 2014

Remembering radio's Jim Healy, the greatest mocker of them all

Jul 22, 2014

I love that Pac 12 is offering "luggage check" for media days. I covered P12 in the BCS era. Lots of baggage. #pac12FB

Jul 22, 2014

Go watch Yankees\Sox, a combined 97-100 RT @blauds @dufresnelatimes they play the world series in july?

Jul 22, 2014

We rock: top four teams in ML baseball today are all located in one of California's six proposed states.…

Jul 21, 2014

RT @LATimesrainey: RT @latimes: Our front page 45 years ago today the day after Neil Armstrong walked on the moon

Jul 21, 2014

RT @TMZ_Sports: Donald Sterling Meets With Steve Ballmer Over Sale of Clippers

Jul 21, 2014

RT @malcolm_moran: Prince of the city: Joe Goddard, one of the most respected -- and fun -- baseball scribes.…

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