After winning more games than any other team in the Majors during the regular season (98), our Anaheim Angels of Anaheim were swept in three games by a Kansas City Royals team that limped into its first playoff series since winning the World Series in 1985. That's just one of the eight reasons Halos ... More >>
Something in nothing
This just in: Dodger blue bleeder Tommy Lasorda loves The Dick. Yep, it's true. Upon coming to the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum in Yorba Linda--or what the hep cats call The Dick--the Dogs' former manager was heard to remark, "This place is beautiful."
Former Giants-Padres-Cardinals slugger Jack Clark has apologized over performance enhancing drug use allegations he made against Cardinals-turned-Angels slugger Albert Pujols, prompting the Anaheim first baseman to drop his defamation suit against Clark. After making the PED comments twice in early ... More >>
It's been more than a year now since my "50 Reasons Why Orange County is the Worst Effing Place in America" listicle scandalized so many, and I still get crap for it. I'll always stand by it, because everything in it was true. But to the haters, I offer this olive branch: at least we're not Los Ange ... More >>
See the update and funny video on Page 2 that Teemu Selänne uses to announce he'll be back with the Anaheim Ducks for what will be the future Hall of Famer's final season. ORIGINAL POST, AUG. 15, 2:12 P.M.: The Anaheim Ducks have let Teemu Selänne know they want him back next season. Now comes w ... More >>
[¡Ask a Mexican!] And what happens when someone's a little too into a book . . .
Matching A.D. socialites to real OC socialites
Even after the Tustin resident helped embarrass Major League Baseball into helping retired ballplayers such as himself, he's still not happy, and he has plenty of company
With the Turkey Day semi-holiday upon us (news never sleeps, cabrones), I'm finally able to whittle through months of back issues--finished the Esquire with Justin Timberlake on it, Reason with Rand Paul, the Harper's featuring a hilarious Thomas Frank essay on the popularity of self-help books, ... More >>
Christopher Victorio/OC Weekly Click here to see more photos from the game.The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim beat the Los Angeles Dodgers of Los Angeles 5-1 last night at Angels Stadium to sweep the annual Freeway Series.It was classic Mike Scioscia small ball (with a 5th inning Torii Hunter ... More >>
Think I'm done talking about food festivals and restaurant weeks? Not yet. Disney wants to play too! They're holding their event at California Adventure from April 24th to June 7th. The festival, in their words, will "showcase California's rich fusion of flavors." There will be free cooking d ... More >>
Angels vs. Los Angeles Dodgers
While enjoying Mami's amazing pozole this morning and seeing the Tournament of Roses parade rebroadcast on KTLA-TV Channel 5, my parents pointed out something interesting. When the Los Angeles Dodgers' float passed by, the camera cut between different Dodgers--Vin Scully, the Dodgers' organist, Noma ... More >>
Some fans and team officials think hes the devil. His player clients think hes an angel. Everyone agrees that super agent Scott Boras has changed baseballbut for better or worse? And what does he want now?
Feb. 21-Feb. 27
The OC Theater Festival, in all its ill-planned glory
A Newport Beach con man dies. We think
Letters to the most powerful Republican in Orange County
45 Months in the Life of a Register Rock Critic