iHeartMedia Los Angeles and the Dodgers announced today the debut of the all-new AM 570 LA Sports, effective immediately. The new baseball season will bring a new name, a new look, a re-brand, a re-launch and a new co-ownership with the Dodgers to the station formerly known as KLAC.
The Dodgers announced today that their 2015 Los Angeles Dodgers Yearbook will celebrate the life and career of legendary Dodger lefty Fernando Valenzuela. Valenzuela is starting his 13th season as a Dodger broadcaster and will now call games on SportsNet LA in Spanish. Valenzuela, who famously wore No. 34, celebrates a special anniversary this season, the 34th anniversary of his April 9, 1981 Opening Day start and the launch of Fernandomania.
The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation (LADF) announced today its inaugural Blue Diamond Gala honoring the Jackie Robinson Foundation, The Los Angeles Fund for Public Education and the LA84 Foundation on Thursday, April 16 at Dodger Stadium. Award recipients are: Rachel Robinson, founder of The Jackie Robinson Foundation, Megan Chernin, President & CEO of The Los Angeles Fund for Public Education, and Anita DeFrantz, President of the LA84 Foundation.