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  1. Orioles relish the moment after clinching

    Jerry Crasnick

    BALTIMORE -- Ten Major League Baseball teams will clinch postseason berths in the final two weeks of the regular season, and the celebrations will run the gamut from garden-variety joyous to 1962 Faber College Delta House-caliber euphoric. The St....

    Blog | September 17, 2014
  2. Andrew Heaney arrives to fill Marlins' need

    Jerry Crasnick

    Oklahoma has sent some physically imposing pitchers to professional ball over the past couple of decades. Jamey Wright and Brad Penny certainly fit the profile. So do Josh Johnson, who was born in Minnesota before moving to the Sooner state, and Tomm...

    Blog | June 20, 2014
  3. MLB - Toronto Blue Jays lead AL East in return to glory years

    Jerry Crasnick

    It's been a couple of decades since the Blue Jays captured their city's fancy, but the times they are a-changin' in Toronto, writes Jerry Crasnick.

    Story | Conversation | June 16, 2014
  4. Reds hope speedy Hamilton sticks

    Jerry Crasnick

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. -- The Cincinnati Reds have challenged rookie outfielder Billy Hamilton to embrace a role at the top of the batting order and help lead the team to its fourth postseason appearance in five years. But this much is certain: No one in ca...

    Blog | February 23, 2014
  5. Marlins Jose Fernandez's eventful rookie season

    Jerry Crasnick

    Jose Fernandez is done for the year, but it's been a rookie season for the books for the Marlins' phenom from Cuba.

    Story | Conversation | September 24, 2013
  6. Munenori Kawasaki is becoming a fan and clubhouse favorite in Tor...

    Jerry Crasnick

    With his energetic play and lively personality, sure-handed shortstop Munenori Kawasaki is giving the struggling Blue Jays a lift while Jose Reyes recuperates from an ankle injury.

    Story | Conversation | April 26, 2013
  7. Former Marlin Josh Johnson takes season in Toronto, contract futu...

    Jerry Crasnick

    If former Marlins ace Josh Johnson can pitch like one in Toronto, a lucrative free-agent payout awaits.

    Story | Conversation | April 10, 2013
  8. Christian Yelich making a name for himself

    Jerry Crasnick

    JUPITER, Fla. -- Christian Yelich's most vivid recollection from 2012 spring training camp is a painful one. He was standing in the on-deck circle when Miami Marlins catching prospect J.T. Realmuto -- his roommate -- accidentally threw his bat while ...

    Blog | March 18, 2013
  9. 2013 World Baseball Classic -- Dominican Republic's reaction to w...

    Jerry Crasnick

    A day after players from the Dominican Republic engaged in some no-holds-barred celebrations in response to their 3-1 World Baseball Classic victory against Team USA, it became apparent that some American players weren't overly thrilled.

    Story | Conversation | March 15, 2013
  10. WBC: David Wright and Jose Reyes in Team USA-Dominican Republic b...

    Jerry Crasnick

    A berth in the WBC championship round is at stake, sure. But Team USA's David Wright and the Dominican Republic's Jose Reyes are playing for bragging rights, too.

    Story | Conversation | March 14, 2013
  11. WBC - Dominican Republic's win over United States is baseball at ...

    Jerry Crasnick

    The Dominican Republic's highly emotional win over Team USA lived up to the game's hype and then some.

    Story | Conversation | March 13, 2013
  12. WBC - Chicago Cubs' Anthony Rizzo the real deal

    Jerry Crasnick

    Anthony Rizzo, the lone Grade A prospect on Team Italy's roster, could soon lead the Cubs back to respectability with his smooth approach to the game.

    Story | Conversation | March 13, 2013
  13. WBC - Team USA rolls over P.R.

    Jerry Crasnick

    Team USA rolled over Puerto Rico with relentless efficiency in all phases to win their WBC second-round opener, 7-1.

    Story | Conversation | March 12, 2013
  14. Team USA ready for more WBC thrills and chills

    Jerry Crasnick

    Team USA opens second-round play Tuesday night against Puerto Rico.

    Story | Conversation | March 12, 2013
  15. Ackley, Smoak eyeing better times with M's

    Jerry Crasnick

    PEORIA, Ariz. -- The sense of optimism in the Seattle Mariners' camp is undeniable. Maybe it's the arrival of Michael Morse and Kendrys Morales, veteran hitters who bring welcome stability to the middle of the batting order. Felix Hernandez is around...

    Blog | February 24, 2013
  16. Outlawed pit bull will keep Mark Buehrle away from his family

    Jerry Crasnick

    Mark Buehrle has decided to live apart from his family once the season starts because one of his dogs, a pit bull, isn't allowed to live in the greater Toronto area.

    Story | Conversation | February 07, 2013