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  1. MLB - Royals turn to Ventura in Game 2

    Jerry Crasnick

    Royals rookie Yordano Ventura looked up to Pedro Martinez as a kid, but now he must tap into some Pedro World Series magic, writes Jerry Crasnick.

    Story | Conversation | October 21, 2014
  2. Roy Oswalt willing to join team midseason, source says

    Jerry Crasnick

    After waiting until spring training and failing to land a job to his satisfaction, free agent pitcher Roy Oswalt has told major league clubs that he might pull a Roger Clemens and return midseason, according to a baseball source.

    Story | Conversation | February 23, 2012
  3. MLB players who've been lifesavers

    Jerry Crasnick

    In a time of need for their respective teams, several lesser-known players have stepped in and performed at a high level this season.

    Story | Conversation | June 30, 2011
  4. 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
  5. Sources: Cliff Lee to rejoin Philadelphia Phillies

    Jerry Crasnick

    Cliff Lee spurned bigger offers from the Yankees and Rangers and agreed to a five-year, guaranteed $120 million contract with the Phillies late Monday, sources said.

    Story | Conversation | December 13, 2010
  6. Sources: New York Yankees, Texas Rangers unlikely Zack Greinke fi...

    Jerry Crasnick

    Once Cliff Lee makes his call, the focus will inevitably shift to Kansas City's Zack Greinke, a 27-year-old former Cy Young Award winner and everybody's favorite Plan B. The news on that front doesn't look good for either Texas or New York.

    Story | Conversation | December 13, 2010
  7. Ranking contending teams' deadline moves

    Jerry Crasnick

    Which teams did the best job of upgrading at the July and August trade deadlines? And which clubs failed miserably?

    Story | Conversation | September 22, 2010
  8. Ranking contenders' lineups, from best to worst

    Jerry Crasnick

    Teams that have the ability to hit quality pitching usually thrive in the postseason. That said, which lineups among serious playoff contenders are the best?

    Story | Conversation | September 08, 2010
  9. 2009 World Series: Chase Utley saying little, except with his boo...

    Jerry Crasnick

    Chase Utley is carrying the Phillies with Reggie-esque power numbers in the World Series, but winning is all that drives him.

    Story | Conversation | November 02, 2009
  10. 2009 World Series: New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez suddenly wide...

    Jerry Crasnick

    Alex Rodriguez was off to a poor start in the World Series and seemed destined for another offseason of criticism, but that's all changed after a homer in Game 3 and a huge hit late in Game 4.

    Story | Conversation | November 01, 2009
  11. 2009 World Series: The resurgent Andy Pettitte faces the shaky Co...

    Jerry Crasnick

    The resurgent Andy Pettitte faces the shaky Cole Hamels in Saturday night's pivotal Game 3 of World Series.

    Story | Conversation | October 31, 2009
  12. 2009 World Series: Philadelphia Phillies finding it's not 2008

    Jerry Crasnick

    Cole Hamels was thumped and Ryan Howard struggled yet again at the plate as the Phillies fell behind 2-1 in this World Series against the Yankees.

    Story | Conversation | October 31, 2009
  13. 2009 World Series: Little manager decisions make big difference i...

    Jerry Crasnick

    NEW YORK -- Players make the difference in late October. In the World Series opener, the storyline revolved around Cliff Lee's masterful pitching and Chase Utley's power. In Game 2, A.J. Burnett performed like an $82.5 million guy and Mark Teixeira a...

    Story | Conversation | October 29, 2009
  14. WS Game 1: Road warriors

    Jerry Crasnick

    7:12 p.m. ET If any team is going to be unfazed by Yankee Stadium, it's the Phillies. Charlie Manuel's team posted a 48-33 road record during the regular season and is 3-1 in away games in the postseason. According to the Elias Sports Bureau, only...

    Blog | Conversation | October 28, 2009
  15. 2009 World Series: New York Yankees' offense has rough night agai...

    Jerry Crasnick

    Alex Rodriguez and the Yankees' offense stumbled through a rough opening game of the World Series, silenced by a complete-game gem from the Phillies' Cliff Lee.

    Story | Conversation | October 28, 2009
  16. MLB Playoffs: New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi is taking all ...

    Jerry Crasnick

    Second-guess him all you want. Joe Girardi -- in his first postseason as a manager -- has the Yankees in position to win their 27th World Series title.

    Story | Conversation | October 27, 2009