POY RJI | Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute

Category: Sports Life

First Place

David J. Phillip / Associated Press

Second Place

Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

Third Place

Elsa Garrison / Getty Images

Award of Excellence

Kent Nishimura / Los Angeles Times
“For 45”

Award of Excellence

Adam Glanzman / Freelance

Award of Excellence

Daniel Vasta / The Herald
“Swing Away”

Award of Excellence

Oli Scarff / Agence France-Presse
“Water Polo–World–Men–2019–ESP–ITA”

Award of Excellence: Kent Nishimura / Los Angeles Times

Award of Excellence

“For 45”

Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Taylor Cole (67) places his hand on the Number 45 on the pitchers mound, in memory of the late Angels pitcher, Tyler Skaggs (45) before the start of a Major League Baseball game between the Los Angeles Angels and the Seattle Mariners at Angel Stadium on Friday, July 12, 2019 in Anaheim, Calif.