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  1. Wade Davis, Andrew Miller and Zach Britton thriving as relievers ...

    Jerry Crasnick

    Starters-turned-relievers Wade Davis of the Royals and Andrew Miller and Zach Britton of the Orioles have been big keys for the two ALCS opponents.

    Story | Conversation | October 13, 2014
  2. Manuel, Francona have a lot in common

    Jerry Crasnick

    PHILADELPHIA -- Terry Francona and Charlie Manuel go back a ways. In the summer of 1988, Francona logged a 62-game cameo with the Cleveland Indians near the tail end of his playing career. He had bad knees and minimal power for a first baseman-DH, as...

    Blog | May 15, 2013
  3. Sources: Philadelphia Phillies, Texas Rangers briefly talked Mich...

    Jerry Crasnick

    The Phillies recently contacted the Rangers to express an interest in Michael Young, three Major League Baseball sources confirmed to But the trade talks failed to yield much common ground, and discussions between the clubs are no longer active.

    Story | Conversation | February 09, 2011
  4. Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips enjoying perhaps ...

    Jerry Crasnick

    Brandon Phillips has a definite flair to his game, and he's backing it up by having a strong season for the Reds.

    Story | Conversation | July 20, 2010
  5. Jerry Crasnick: New York Yankees rely on familiar faces in ALDS w...

    Jerry Crasnick

    Andy Pettitte, Jorge Posada and Mariano Rivera aren't new to the postseason, nor is their habit of getting the job done when it matters most.

    Story | Conversation | October 11, 2009
  6. Starting 9: Players at a career crossroads

    Jerry Crasnick

    What do B.J. Upton, Jeremy Hermida and J.J. Hardy have in common? They're three younger players who find themselves at a career crossroads.

    Story | Conversation | September 23, 2009
  7. Drew carrying Red Sox with hot June

    Jerry Crasnick

    Putting personal trauma and public criticism behind him, J.D. Drew is producing monster numbers in June and carrying the Red Sox without David Ortiz.

    Story | Conversation | June 20, 2008
  8. Haren, Webb share ability to get hitters out

    Jerry Crasnick

    New addition Dan Haren has little in common with D-backs ace Brandon Webb except for one key area: getting hitters out.

    Story | Conversation | February 21, 2008
  9. Bonds, Griffey share All-Star spotlight one last time

    Jerry Crasnick

    Barry Bonds and Ken Griffey Jr., two of the best players of their generation, will be starting in the same outfield in an All-Star Game for the first -- and perhaps last -- time Tuesday night.

    Story | Conversation | July 10, 2007
  10. Leyland itching to return to dugout

    Jerry Crasnick

    Jim Leyland is ready to be a big-league manager again. Now all he needs is an opportunity, writes Jerry Crasnick.

    Story | Conversation | August 22, 2005
  11. Phils thrust themselves into playoff chase

    Jerry Crasnick

    Considered an afterthought for much of this season, the Phillies are now a viable postseason contender.

    Story | Conversation | August 17, 2005
  12. Humble Coleman a local legend

    Jerry Crasnick

    Padres broadcaster Jerry Coleman has a personality that's as warm as the San Diego weather.

    Story | Conversation | July 30, 2005
  13. Greene-Bay pick 'em contest

    Jerry Crasnick

    Jason Bay hopes to do something a Pirate has never done -- win the Rookie of the Year award.

    Story | Conversation | September 28, 2004