LA LA PALOOZA
For a 78-hour stretch Los Angeles was, finally, the sports capital of the world: 300,000 fans, 10 events, four teams, three playoff series, 110 cyclists. And an eclipse. Results be damned, it was a good four days
ONLY THE BEGINNING
A little old Magic, sprinkled with the newly tapped magic of Matt Kemp, have again made the Dodgers the toast of L.A. And Kemp's best? Still to come.