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  1. A memorable encounter with Tony Gwynn

    Jerry Crasnick

    Jerry Crasnick fondly looks back at a discussion with Tony Gwynn about hitting from nearly 20 years ago.

    Story | Conversation | June 15, 2014
  2. 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
  3. Bobby Abreu stepping away from game ... for now

    Jerry Crasnick

    Bobby Abreu, a budding entrepreneur in his native Venezuela, has decided not to play baseball this season but will seek to return to the game in 2014.

    Story | Conversation | April 16, 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 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. Source: Oakland A's get Kevin Kouzmanoff in four-player trade

    Jerry Crasnick

    After coming up short in a bid to sign free agent Adrian Beltre, the Oakland A's filled their third base void Friday by acquiring Kevin Kouzmanoff in a four-player trade with the San Diego Padres, a baseball source confirmed.

    Story | Conversation | January 15, 2010
  9. Jerry Crasnick: Starting 9 -- Recognizing those who overcame long...

    Jerry Crasnick

    Some are here for a cup of coffee. Some are back for another cup. Others are trying to restart their careers. This week's Starting 9 recognizes players who overcame long odds to land a job in the majors.

    Story | Conversation | April 15, 2009
  10. Jerry Crasnick: Hoffman leaves San Diego behind

    Jerry Crasnick

    The hard feelings are still there, but Trevor Hoffman is trying to put his exit from San Diego behind him as he transitions to the Brewers.

    Story | Conversation | February 23, 2009
  11. Campaign 2008: "Read All About It"

    Jerry Crasnick

    With the 2008 regular season fast approaching, we present the 30 Major League Baseball team slogans for Campaign '08.

    Story | Conversation | March 24, 2008
  12. Gwynn, Ripken strived to be role models

    Jerry Crasnick

    We may never see another day when two players like Tony Gwynn and Cal Ripken Jr. share the same stage in Cooperstown.

    Story | Conversation | July 29, 2007
  13. It wasn't always easy being the little brother

    Jerry Crasnick

    With Cal Ripken Jr. and Tony Gwynn set to be inducted into the Hall of Fame on Sunday, their lesser-known brothers, Billy and Chris, look back on a few memories of their early years together.

    Story | Conversation | July 27, 2007
  14. Is baseball held to a higher standard?

    Jerry Crasnick

    Over the next few months, baseball's biggest concerns could both be addressed in a big way or blow up in unison, writes Jerry Crasnick.

    Story | Conversation | August 04, 2006
  15. Eaton 'irked' at Padres' approach

    Jerry Crasnick

    Adam Eaton, a free agent next winter, is disturbed by how the Padres are presently conducting business. Jerry Crasnick explains.

    Story | Conversation | December 16, 2005
  16. A happy ending for the Padres

    Jerry Crasnick

    It was meant to be for Trevor Hoffman to remain in San Diego, and that's exactly what happened for the veteran.

    Story | Conversation | December 07, 2005