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  1. Santana focused on learning 3B

    Jerry Crasnick

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. -- Carlos Santana's spirit is certainly willing. In his attempt to become a serviceable big league third baseman, he has done everything but change his first name to Cletis and read "Pie Traynor: A Baseball Biography" from cover to co...

    Blog | March 11, 2014
  2. The top up-the-middle contingents

    Jerry Crasnick

    The Phillies, Yankees and Orioles top the list of teams that have the best combination of guys who play in the middle of the field.

    Story | Conversation | April 14, 2011
  3. Potential impact prospects on subpar teams

    Jerry Crasnick

    The 2011 season could be trying for the Royals, Indians and Mariners. But four prospects in particular could turn the tide for the organizations.

    Story | Conversation | March 12, 2011
  4. MLB - Seattle Mariners mulling the benefits of trading left-hande...

    Jerry Crasnick

    What will the Mariners do with Cliff Lee? While Seattle weighs its options, insiders believe the left-hander will be dealt before the trade deadline.

    Story | Conversation | July 06, 2010
  5. The top storylines heading into the second half of the season

    Jerry Crasnick

    With the All-Star Game now in the rearview mirror, Starting 9 looks ahead at the top things to keep a close eye on in the second half of the season.

    Story | Conversation | July 15, 2009
  6. Cleveland Indians fall on hard times

    Jerry Crasnick

    The Indians were one win from the World Series in 2007. But they haven't been close since, heading instead in the opposite direction. What happened?

    Story | Conversation | June 29, 2009
  7. Jerry Crasnick: Show back in town

    Jerry Crasnick

    The past is the past. Manny Ramirez is back with the Dodgers and ready to play hard and have some fun.

    Story | Conversation | March 05, 2009
  8. In wake of Sabathia trade, LaPorta now a name to know

    Jerry Crasnick

    Being the centerpiece of the package the Indians acquired in the CC Sabathia trade suddenly has made Matt LaPorta a hot player to watch.

    Story | Conversation | July 13, 2008
  9. Indians anticipating shot at Series redemption

    Jerry Crasnick

    The Indians are feeling upbeat about their chances after a 7-3 victory in Game 4 put them one win away from a shot at World Series redemption.

    Story | Conversation | October 16, 2007
  10. Westbrook achieves sink-cess against Sox

    Jerry Crasnick

    With his sinker faithfully pounding the bottom edge of the strike zone, Jake Westbrook set the tone in Game 3.

    Story | Conversation | October 15, 2007
  11. Joba, Yankees can't avoid the plague

    Jerry Crasnick

    The Indians needed help from a timely plague of insects to rattle Joba Chamberlain and take a 2-0 series advantage.

    Story | Conversation | October 05, 2007
  12. AL Central looking like a battle royale

    Jerry Crasnick

    With the Tigers, Indians, White Sox and Twins looking like contenders, the AL Central is shaping up to be baseball's toughest and deepest division.

    Story | Conversation | May 14, 2007
  13. The best and the worst of times

    Jerry Crasnick

    Jerry Crasnick runs down the best-case and worst-case scenarios for each of the 30 teams heading into the 2006 season.

    Story | Conversation | March 27, 2006
  14. Many questions still need to be answered

    Jerry Crasnick

    Every team has some important questions and contingency plans that must be addressed before Opening Day.

    Story | Conversation | February 17, 2006
  15. Beltre struggling to find '04 form

    Jerry Crasnick

    Here are six third basemen who are still laboring to find that elusively blissful state commonly known as being "in the zone."

    Story | Conversation | May 31, 2005
  16. Reds, Indians searching for answers

    Jerry Crasnick

    The Indians and Reds began the season with high expectations, but both have failed to deliver.

    Story | Conversation | May 13, 2005