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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
Every week, Take Two gets in the groove with the latest cuts from some of the most soulful singers in the Southland and beyond.
Here's a hint: The Washington Post once called him President Trump's "fixer, friend and candy man."
About 100,000 California teens have pre-registered to vote in the coming elections and most are saying ‘no thanks’ to Democrats and Republicans.
Artists Derek Smalls and The Eels lead musical meditations on what it means to age.
California's sanctuary laws could be handing the state's GOP a cause to rally behind.
Tree branches gave way, turning L.A.'s only American Bald Eagle nest upside down. The adult eagles are safe, but the fate of their chick is still unknown.
For a time, it looked like one of the most accomplished and successful athletes of all time had washed up in his early 40s.
The song "Muro" by a band called The Mexican Standoff criticizes President Donald Trump and chronicles the lives of dreamers.
County officials voted to join a federal lawsuit against California and its "sanctuary laws." Now President Trump is calling them brave.
Do it for the shares. Do it for the likes. Do it...because it's human nature. The Museum of Selfies aims to change the way you see the infamous selfie.
Kike Hernandez of the LA Dodgers talks about raising money to build homes in Puerto Rico, and what it was like to play last season while hurricanes devastated his homeland.
We'll give you a hint: they've been known to receive supernatural help in the outfield.
Rappers from across LA articulate the struggles of everyday living in these new releases.
Former Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger outlined his vision for a new CA GOP Wednesday. By his side: centrist Republican Chad Mayes and Ohio Gov. John Kasich.
Widely known as the inspiration for Dr. Gonzo in "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas," a new documentary tells the true story of Chicano civil rights activist, Oscar Zeta Acosta.