1.) Arroyo defeats Temple City, 27-8 on Thursday night.
2.) Los Angeles Dodgers get swept in Arizona and become the first team since the 1969 Baltimore Orioles to lose five consecutive games and still be 50 games above .500.
3.) Thursday night contest between Azusa & Bassett cancelled due to excessive heat.
4.) On this date in 1939, World War II starts, Germany invades Poland.
5.) Los Angeles Angels acquire Justin Upton from the Detroit Tigers and Brandon Phillips from the Atlanta Braves. Lose Cameron Maybin on waivers to the Houston Astros. Astros acquire Justin Verlander from the Tigers just before the midnight trade deadline.
6.) Gladstone at Ganesha tonight will be delayed due to the heat. Kick-off will be at 8:PM not 7:PM
7.) “@superman—El Monte is the team that has me a bit worried. That offense is an animal all its own. We could win 50-0 or it’s a bloody fight. Coach C will know exactly how to scout a defense a find a weakness.”—MVS commenter “FridayKnights”
8.) On this day in 1989, A. Bartlett Giamatti MLB Commissioner, dies of heart attack at 51.
9.) “@Peterson: La Serna fan said your old arthritic fingers are probably the reason you could not muster the strength to type something glowing about the thumping La Serna took from an average Tijuana border team. I feel your pain Pete. Come see me, I have just the cocktail for you.”—MVS commenter “Dr. Kevorkian”
10.) “Whatever happend to Joe Torosiaan?”—MVS commenter “Westalto16”