CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

26 results for "jerry crasnick"

Page of 1
  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. Nationals the cream of the crop in NL East

    Jerry Crasnick

    Writers for ESPN.com receive a voluminous amount of reader feedback, and much of it comes from fans whose passion outweighs their judgment or even their grip on reality. Readers accuse us of East Coast bias, big-market bias or other personal agendas ...

    Blog | August 21, 2014
  3. Tommy John surgery epidemic worries Bud Selig

    Jerry Crasnick

    Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig said Thursday he's personally concerned about the recent spate of Tommy John surgeries and other injuries suffered by major league pitchers.

    Story | Conversation | May 15, 2014
  4. Offseason bullpen grades: National League

    David Schoenfield

    The average bullpen pitches nearly a third of the game these days and with scoring on the decline that also means more tight games -- and thus more games where the relievers can win it, lose it or save it. Jerry Crasnick has a piece on the market for...

    Blog | November 20, 2013
  5. Playoff contenders closely monitoring workloads of young pitchers...

    Jerry Crasnick

    Much like the Nationals did last season with Stephen Strasburg, contenders are keeping close tabs on their young starters.

    Story | Conversation | August 07, 2013
  6. Nationals starter Jordan Zimmermann is carving out an identity in...

    Jerry Crasnick

    Bryce Harper and Stephen Strasburg may get all the headlines, but imperturbable starter Jordan Zimmermann is quietly making bland fashionable in Washington, D.C.

    Story | Conversation | May 10, 2013
  7. The rise of New York Mets flamethrower Matt Harvey

    Jerry Crasnick

    With a 95 mph fastball and wipeout slider, right-hander Matt Harvey gives the New York Mets hope for the future.

    Story | Conversation | April 19, 2013
  8. Angels show off new power trio

    Jerry Crasnick

    TEMPE, Ariz. -- Albert Pujols and Josh Hamilton go back a ways. In the spring of 1999, they met during a pre-draft workout at Tropicana Field in Florida. They were both supreme talents but came equipped with markedly different expectations. Hamilt...

    Blog | February 14, 2013
  9. Twins seeking to add more pitching

    Jerry Crasnick

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Minnesota Twins made a splash last week when they traded center fielder Denard Span to the Washington Nationals for pitcher Alex Meyer, a 6-foot-9 former first-round draft pick with a 100 mph fastball. Meyer has the potential ...

    Blog | December 03, 2012
  10. St. Louis Cardinals, Cincinnati Reds in recovery from playoff dis...

    Jerry Crasnick

    Keys to the winter for the Cardinals and the Reds? Overcoming the blow of stunning postseason losses to the world champion Giants.

    Story | Conversation | November 16, 2012
  11. Shutting down Stephen Strasburg

    Jerry Crasnick

    After 28 starts, 159 1/3 innings and much hoopla, the Nationals opted to pull the plug on ace Stephen Strasburg's season. Right or wrong, it's a decision that will be debated for some time.

    Story | Conversation | September 08, 2012
  12. Strong outing for Stephen Strasburg in Washington Nationals' open...

    Jerry Crasnick

    Stephen Strasburg was dominant as well as savvy in the Nationals' Opening Day victory over the Cubs.

    Story | Conversation | April 05, 2012
  13. Washington Nationals believe they're a legitimate contender

    Jerry Crasnick

    Could this be the season the Nationals put aside their losing ways, and make a run at a spot in the postseason? They think so.

    Story | Conversation | March 30, 2012
  14. 2012 spring training -- Washington Nationals to start Stephen Str...

    Jerry Crasnick

    Stephen Strasburg will be the Washington Nationals' Opening Day starter April 5 against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field, manager Davey Johnson announced Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | March 21, 2012
  15. Edwin Jackson agrees with Washington Nationals

    Jerry Crasnick

    The Washington Nationals have reached an agreement on a one-year deal with free agent pitcher Edwin Jackson.

    Story | Conversation | February 02, 2012
  16. Strasburg dazzles in return

    Jerry Crasnick

    Stephen Strasburg made his much-anticipated return the majors, and over five scoreless innings he showed a smarter, stronger pitcher has emerged following Tommy John surgery.

    Story | Conversation | September 06, 2011