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Tandy Lau

April 16, 2018

Thursday, April 19thEarth Day LA9:00 a.m.FreeSpend Earth Day in downtown, as the city celebrates sustainable living by providing seminars on landscaping, electric vehicles, and yoga. Los Angeles residents will have the chance to plant their very own tree in Grand Park.Grand Park, 210 W. Temple Street,...

CSUN students hopeful Dodgers can win Game 5

LA Dodgers stand for the pledge of allegiance

Taylor Clayton

October 13, 2016

It all comes down to a decisive Game 5. Either win or have a long flight back to Los Angeles to ponder what could have been. The 2016 Los Angeles Dodgers have had a roller coaster of a season, leading the MLB in injuries, and it only makes sense that a team that has refused to die all season long,...

Dodgers playoff berth has CSUN students cautiously optimistic

CSUN student shows off Dodger shirt on campus.

Curtis Poindexter

October 9, 2015

The Los Angeles Dodgers have clinched a playoff berth and CSUN students are excited, but they also remain weary. Making the playoffs is not a new occurrence for the L.A, Dodgers, but last two postseasons have been disappointing outings. In 2013 and 2014, the Dodgers have not made it past the first rou...

Andrew Friedman hired to sort out Dodgers payroll and coaching situations

Andrew Friedman leaves the Tampa Bay Rays' small market and low salary to lead a Dodgers team with one of the biggest market's and payroll at their disposal. Photo Courtesy of MCT.

Andrew Lim

October 14, 2014

After an abrupt ending to a once promising season for the Dodgers, the management decided to shake things up from the top. The Dodgers hired Andrew Friedman to be the president of baseball operations. Friedman was the executive vice president of baseball operations for the Tampa Bay Devil Ra...

R.I.P Freeway Series

Mike Trout performed well enough for MVP consideration in the regular season, but underwhelmed in the post season. Photo courtesy of MCT.

Andrew Lim

October 10, 2014

  A couple weeks ago, I wrote a piece on the possibility of the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Angels possibly facing off in the world series. These two teams were the teams to beat during the regular season. And yet both of them got knocked out by teams who were not supposed to beat t...

Dodgers’ ace Kershaw should win NL MVP

Despite only playing every fifth game, Dodgers' ace Klayton Kershaw deserves MVP consideration.

Andrew Lim

October 3, 2014

With the MLB season , the NL MVP race took an unexpected turn. For a couple weeks, there were two candidates for the MVP. One player was Marlins’ outfielder Giancarlo Stanton. The other was Los Angeles Dodgers’ starting ace Clayton Kershaw. As Kershaw and the Dodgers gear up for post season play...

Evacuation of Eucalyptus Hall

Evacuation of Eucalyptus Hall

Gabriela Rodriguez

September 25, 2014 CSUN students react to the Dodgers' playoff hopes, and to several developing stories of police violence in Los Angeles and around the country. Matador News reporter Vanessa Escalera reports live from the newsroom on this morning's evacuation of a CSUN Science Building. Producers:...

Revisiting the Freeway Series between the Dodgers and Angels: Column

Revisiting the Freeway Series between the Dodgers and Angels: Column

Andrew Lim

September 12, 2014

With the MLB regular season coming to a close over the next month, there is a chance that this year’s World Series could be a Freeway Series between the Angels and the Dodgers. To this date, there has never been a freeway series for the World Series Championship. According to the Las Vegas Bo...

Unsung players keeping LA competitive in NL West

Unsung players keeping LA competitive in NL West

Andrew Martinez

May 7, 2014

  Written by Andrew Aroche / Contributor As of today, the Los Angeles Dodgers sit in third place in the National League West. After a slow start to the season from star players like shortstop Hanley Ramirez and health woes that some see as a result of the exhibition series in Australia, severa...

National League powers and sleepers will battle for limited playoff spots

National League powers and sleepers will battle for limited playoff spots

James Waters

April 2, 2014

NL West The National League West has carried recent success in 2010 and 2012 with wins by San Francisco Giants. However, the Giants were subject last year to pitching issues, leading to a 76-86 record. They look to remedy those reliability issues with Tim Hudson, whose 13-season MLB tenure has never...

Children of color suspended more often & students respond to minimum wage proposal

Asher Silberman

April 2, 2014

The Supreme Court rules on campaign finance, and Matador News reporter Cherney Amhara talks to CSUN Educational Psychology and Counseling Professor Shyrea Minton about new government studies showing children of color are suspended more often than white children. Anchors: Karen Guzelian, Lauren Llanos,...

Dodgers looking to make a deep postseason run

Dodgers looking to make a deep postseason run

Megan Diskin

September 15, 2013

When a group publicly led by legendary L.A. Laker Magic Johnson bought the Los Angeles Dodgers last March for over $2 billion, fans all around the world rejoiced. A team that just months before had filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy became the most expensive sports franchise that had ever been bought. And after exte...

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