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  1. The firing of Phillies manager Charlie Manuel

    Jayson Stark

    The Phillies chose their words carefully Friday, saying goodbye to manager Charlie Manuel and slapping the word "interim" onto Ryne Sandberg's title.

    Story | Conversation | August 16, 2013
  2. Mark Buehrle moves on from his one season with the Miami Marlins

    Jayson Stark

    Mark Buehrle is so happy to be wearing a Blue Jays cap now that he says he has had no trouble ignoring the public-relations campaign the owner of his former team unfurled this week.

    Story | Conversation | March 01, 2013
  3. A whole lot to watch at Detroit Tigers camp

    Jayson Stark

    While power is definitely the word of choice at Tigers camp, a major position change is also ongoing for the defending AL Central champions.

    Story | Conversation | March 04, 2012
  4. Baseball's new labor deal truly a historic one

    Jayson Stark

    Baseball got a new labor deal done without acrimony, and it's going to be a game changer.

    Story | Conversation | November 22, 2011
  5. MLB: Detroit Tigers star Miguel Cabrera must be honest with himse...

    Jayson Stark

    The issue isn't whether Miguel Cabrera used the words "alcoholic" or "addiction" in Thursday's news conference. It's whether he's able to admit them to himself.

    Story | Conversation | February 24, 2011
  6. Blue Jays suddenly 'in this now to win'

    Jayson Stark

    Change was the word of choice for the Blue Jays in the offseason. And winning is now realistically part of the plan in Toronto.

    Story | Conversation | February 20, 2006
  7. Cards win, but Tom Emanski covers his eyes

    Jayson Stark

    The Cardinals had to win Game 3 of the NLCS and they did ... but it sure wasn't pretty, writes Jayson Stark.

    Story | Conversation | October 12, 2002
  8. Scherzer: Trying to prove people wrong just doesn't do it for me

    Jayson Stark

    VIERA, Fla. -- No one had brought up those magic words, "210 million bucks," yet. But apparently, Max Scherzer knew they were coming. So on his first day of trying to find his way around the unfamiliar nooks and crannies of Space Coast Stadium, S...

    Blog | February 20, 2015
  9. MLB - Madison Bumgarner saves the Giants

    Jayson Stark

    How did the Giants win the World Series? Two words: Madison Bumgarner. His five-inning shutout effort in relief earned him MVP honors and a secure place among the Fall Classic greats, Jayson Stark writes.

    Story | Conversation | October 29, 2014
  10. Will Miguel Cabrera be best hitter ever?

    Jayson Stark

    "If he stays healthy, I don't see any reason why he can't be the best hitter of all time." -- Justin Verlander, on Miguel Cabrera The Best Hitter of All Time, huh? Justin Verlander uttered those words 10 days ago, on the day Miguel Cabrera s...

    Blog | April 07, 2014
  11. The late and lovable Jim Fregosi never met a debate he couldn't w...

    Jayson Stark

    LAKELAND, Fla. -- I felt as if I heard from every scout in America on Friday morning. And even a word such as saddened wouldn't be adequate to describe their feelings on the day they learned that one of their favorite people on the baseball eart...

    Blog | Conversation | February 14, 2014
  12. Mark Trumbo trade a win-win-win for Diamondbacks, White Sox and A...

    Jayson Stark

    The Diamondbacks, Angels and White Sox believe they pulled off the perfect swap -- a win-win-win. Here's a breakdown of the Mark Trumbo blockbuster, piece by piece.

    Story | Conversation | December 10, 2013
  13. Cy Youngs vs. young'uns in NLCS

    Jayson Stark

    ST. LOUIS -- We can sum up the plotline of the National League Championship Series for you in six words: It's Cy Young versus really young. On one hand, those Los Angeles Dodgers will roll into the NLCS all set to start Cy Young winners in Game...

    Blog | October 10, 2013
  14. Cy Young winners Clayton Kershaw and Zack Greinke will battle a p...

    Jayson Stark

    A pair of Cy Young winners take on a pair of rookies in Games 1 and 2 of NLCS, writes Jayson Stark

    Story | Conversation | October 10, 2013
  15. No stopping those streaking Dodgers

    Jayson Stark

    Do the Dodgers ever lose? Seriously. They've lost only eight times in eight weeks. They've gained 17 games in the standings in eight weeks. They've gone from 12 games under .500 to 20 games over .500 in eight weeks. There's a word for that, you...

    Blog | August 15, 2013
  16. Calling for stiffer PED penalties in MLB

    Jayson Stark

    The Dodgers' Skip Schumaker says baseball needs to play hardball with PED users. It's time to consider lifetime bans and voiding contracts.

    Story | Conversation | July 26, 2013