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  1. Padres closer Huston Street ready for a deal

    Jerry Crasnick

    PHILADELPHIA -- San Diego Padres closer Huston Street's biggest strength -- other than the ability to throw three pitches with impeccable control -- is his willingness to subjugate his ego for the ultimate goal. As long as the day ends with a cong...

    Blog | June 11, 2014
  2. Power arms in Padres' rotation

    Jerry Crasnick

    PEORIA, Ariz. -- The San Diego Padres have developed a reputation in recent years as a haven for command-and-control pitchers in search of a career jump-start. Kevin Correia, Randy Wolf, Jon Garland and Jason Marquis are among the veteran starters wh...

    Blog | March 09, 2014
  3. Future of Chase Headley far from settled

    Jerry Crasnick

    Chase Headley, a free agent after this season, faces a lot of uncertainty going forward due to a down year in 2013.

    Story | Conversation | September 12, 2013
  4. Yonder Alonso embodies San Diego Padres hurry-up-and-wait future

    Jerry Crasnick

    The waiting is the hardest part for Yonder Alonso and the Padres, who've invested heavily in their future at the expense of their present.

    Story | Conversation | May 19, 2012
  5. San Diego Padres, Cameron Maybin agree to five-year, $25 million ...

    Jerry Crasnick

    The San Diego Padres and outfielder Cameron Maybin have agreed to terms on a five-year, $25 million contract, the team announced Saturday.

    Story | Conversation | March 03, 2012
  6. Cameron Maybin not looking over his shoulder

    Jerry Crasnick

    When he was with the Marlins, Cameron Maybin worried about failing or being sent back to the minors. With a new team and a new confidence, Maybin is on the rise in San Diego.

    Story | Conversation | August 04, 2011
  7. San Diego Padres building without face of franchise

    Jerry Crasnick

    The Padres might not have that "face of the franchise" -- Tony Gywnn, Trevor Hoffman and Adrian Gonzalez are all gone -- but that doesn't mean San Diego can't keep on winning.

    Story | Conversation | March 14, 2011
  8. San Diego Padres Kevin Correia deals with the tragic death of his...

    Jerry Crasnick

    The word "loss" means far more to free-agent pitcher Kevin Correia than simply a line on the stat sheet; this past summer the righty lost his 21-year-old brother, who died in a hiking accident.

    Story | Conversation | November 29, 2010
  9. Recovering from shoulder surgery "a flip of the coin"

    Jerry Crasnick

    When you see the words shoulder and surgery in succession, understand that a pitcher who undergoes the procedure usually faces a long and arduous rehab before returning to full health ... if ever.

    Story | Conversation | September 14, 2010
  10. Tampa Bay Rays' Matt Garza tosses no-hitter against the Detroit T...

    Jerry Crasnick

    Matt Garza's up-and-down season took another wild turn Monday night when he tossed baseball's fifth no-hitter of the season.

    Story | Conversation | July 26, 2010
  11. Pitching has the San Diego Padres contending in the National Leag...

    Jerry Crasnick

    The Padres aren't contending in the NL West because they can mash. Credit a steady rotation and a lights-out bullpen for their success.

    Story | Conversation | June 17, 2010
  12. Jerry Crasnick: Scott and Jerry Hairston latest set of brothers t...

    Jerry Crasnick

    The Padres have a history of bringing brothers together on their roster. The latest example for this season: Scott and Jerry Hairston.

    Story | Conversation | March 02, 2010
  13. Starting 9 -- Feeling better headed into '10

    Jerry Crasnick

    After finishing the '09 season on the DL, these nine guys are healthy and ready to make an impact. Is there a comeback player of the year in the mix?

    Story | Conversation | February 16, 2010
  14. GM Kevin Towers says San Diego Padres could have interest in Milt...

    Jerry Crasnick

    When Chicago Cubs general manager Jim Hendry begins aggressively shopping troubled outfielder Milton Bradley this winter, don't be surprised if one of his first phone calls is to San Diego.

    Story | Conversation | September 25, 2009
  15. Padres can't pin hitting woes on Petco

    Jerry Crasnick

    The Padres rank among the National League's worst offenses. Is it just an early-season slump or sign of a season-long slumber?

    Story | Conversation | May 03, 2008
  16. Pie, Gonzalez among Cactus League phenoms

    Jerry Crasnick

    Felix Pie and Carlos Gonzalez are only two among a group of young Cactus League players who could emerge in 2008.

    Story | Conversation | March 08, 2008