Aggressiveness, defense, counter-punching they all add up to a poised and polished 22-year-old Jose Ramirez as the Avenal boxer heads into his first title fight as a pro,
Houston Astros front office group, led by Reid Ryan, pitch product, weather and proximity to Fresno Grizzlies fan base.
Tony DeFrancesco, a three-time Pacific Coast League title-winning manager and a former skipper at Visalia of the Cal League, will lead the Fresno Grizzlies during their inaugural season as the Houston Astros' Triple-A affiliate.
The Bee breaks down key story lines and more ahead of the latest round of Central Section football.
Clovis North High leaped into the top spot this week in The Bee's Central Section football rankings. On Thursday, the Broncos provided new evidence in support of their lofty standing.
A weekly look at how NFL players with central San Joaquin Valley ties are faring in the NFL.
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Fresno State running back Dontel James, who made solid first steps back from a lower leg injury in practice on Tuesday and Wednesday, has had a setback in his return and is now likely to miss another month and perhaps the remainder of the season.
In June, Travis Ishikawa was hardly playing for the Fresno Grizzlies and contemplating hanging up his spikes. Now he’s responsible for the most famous Giants postseason home run since Bobby Thompson.
The way his big brother tells it, Jim Harbaugh never minded the regular moves every few years for his father's football coaching jobs because he needed a change in towns to find fresh surroundings and make new friends given how quickly he ran them...
Central Section Top 20, divisional Top 3 and the weekly buzz ahead of Week 8 of the high school football season.
Among the standouts at Games 1 and 2 of the World Series was a Miami Marlins fan in the front row behind home plate.
Kreyenhagen Peak offers great views of San Joaquin Valley, Coalinga Mineral Springs