Don Baylor

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2012

    Richard Lee Baney: Lost Boy of Summer Enjoys Colorful Life On and Off the Baseball Field

    ​"The Lost Boys of Summer" cover boy Richard Lee "Dick" Baney of Tustin can point to pro baseball career highlights that include pitching Cincinnati's "Big Red Machine" to victory in a divisional playoff game and striking Henry Aaron out twice as "Hammering Hank" closed in on Babe Ruth's all-time ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2011

    Gordon Ramsay Helps Luigi's D'Italia Turn its Beloved Irrelevancy into Something Better

    Forgot my camera, so no photos of the new Luigi's D'Italia--you'll have to see the restaurant yourself...​For 30 years, Luigi's D'Italia was the place you went when you wanted slops of good Italian food--but that was it. You didn't take a first date there, but rather the girl who already knew all ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2008

    Is Obama an Angels fan?

    Thought just occurred to me while watching his victory-but-not-really-victory speech a few minutes ago, as the Senator and his supporters have taken up the "Yes We Can!" rallying cry -- which, it should be noted, was also the theme of the then-California Angels' AL West-winning 1979 season. See the ... More >>

  • Columns

    September 13, 2007

    !Ask a Mexican!(r)

    "Is there a bigger hat out there than the Mexican sombrero?"

  • Features

    March 30, 2006

    Year Zero

    Nothing will ever outstrange what happened to the Angels in 1986

  • Features

    October 28, 1999