FOUR & MORE: Best Inland Area MiLB’ers

BEST INLAND AREA MINOR LEAGUERS 2016 1. Matt Davidson, Yucaipa — 6-foot-3 third baseman has hit 20-or-more homers four times in the minors, starts second consecutive season at the Chicago White Sox Triple-A affiliate in Charlotte, N.C. 2. Jacob Nottingham, Redlands — A Midwest League All-Star last season, the 6-foot-2 catcher was traded to the … Continue reading

FOMB NOTES: 1/6/11

Fontana Summit WR Devon Blackmon’s gaffe Wednesday night proved why he is not a sure-thing at the next level. Oft-injured and inconsistently brilliant, Blackmon, who has committed to the University of Oregon, caught a touchdown pass and also dropped a probable TD pass at the Under Armour All-America game. According to sportswriter John Murphy on his HSGameTime blog, Blackmon’s miscue had one broadcaster laughing: “He caught … Continue reading

Betten Best Bet For Cal Poly Pomona

Randy Betten, a fixture in the Inland Area college baseball scene since the mid-’90s, will be named Cal Poly Pomona’s head coach today, Monday, Jan. 3, 2011. Betten, an assistant baseball coach at Riverside Community College, Cal Baptist University and UC Riverside, is taking over a Broncos program steeped in history (three NCAA Division II titles) created by legendary … Continue reading