A Martínez

Host, Take Two

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The host of Take Two, A Martínez is an L.A. native who grew up in Koreatown, attended Daniel Murphy High School, and played baseball at L.A. City College before getting a journalism degree at Cal State Northridge.

A is well known to sports-talk radio listeners in Los Angeles as host of 710 KSPN’s "In the Zone." He’s done pre and post game shows for most of L.A.’s major professional and college sports teams, and is especially known as the long-time host of "Dodger Talk" and "Laker Line."

Stories by A Martínez

A killer who won't die in the minds of Angelenos

Manson is dead, but America's morbid fascination with the cult leader is far from over

SOA: Harassment in the House, CA GOPers vote 'no' on tax bill

The GOP's tax plan passed the House without the help of three California Republicans. Why they voted "no" when their 11 other colleagues voted "yes."

How meals on the battlefield inspired a bold new food show

"Meals Ready to Eat" aims to bring together the civilian and military communities by using gourmet food inspired by veterans.

LA wants to hire the homeless to help pick up trash

Anyone living in L.A. sees it: fast food wrappers, plastic grocery bags and everything else thrown onto the ground instead of in a garbage can.

There's a new mountain lion in town

Just who is this new cat?

This new college Republican leader is ready for a fight

Ariana Rowlands, a Breitbart contributor and Milo Yiannopoulos ally, plans to expand conservatism on campuses, even if it means clashing with administrators.

Will Sacramento change following sexual harassment allegations leveled at the capitol?

In Sacramento, more women have come forward to say they've been sexually harassed or intimidated while working in or around the state capitol.

How men can disrupt the culture of sexual harassment

"They don't say anything or do anything, not because they agree with the behavior, but because of all kinds of dynamics within male peer cultures."

Dodgers are 4 wins away from the World Series

Starting Saturday night, the Dodgers host the defending champion Chicago Cubs in a best-of-7-game series. The winner will play in the World Series.

State of Affairs: Feinstein's reelection run

Senator Dianne Feinstein announces she'll run for re-election in 2018. At 84, Feinstein is oldest senator. Also, President Trump has yet to tweet about wildfires.

How 'atypical' winds in Nor Cal 'drive the fire off the ridges'

And one expert says more wind is expected later this week.

How to prepare your home before fire strikes

What to do inside and outside a home that could help keep you, your family and your property safe.

Do Christians have a moral obligation to push for stricter gun controls?

"Thought and prayer only matter if it translates to action," one pastor says.

Ned Colletti, former Dodgers GM, talks about his time in ‘The Big Chair’

Ned Colletti helped turn the Dodgers into a winning team during the tumultuous era of the McCourts. He talks about his new book, "The Big Chair."

Burbank's Blizzard Arena gives e-sports a bigger stage

The 50,000 square-foot space boasts three studios, two control rooms and other amenities designed to make gaming more of a spectator sport.