Christopher Crawford

Baseball

Baseball Has Never Seen Anything Like the Shohei Ohtani Sweepstakes

A once-in-a-generation talent, and a series of really complicated and confusing stipulations have combined to create a really weird, and entertaining set of circumstances.
Christopher Crawford
12.8.17
mlb

The Brewers Are Rebuilding and Reloading at the Same Time

They aren't in first place in their division anymore, but the Brewers have managed to compete now and build for the long run.
Christopher Crawford
7.27.17
dingers

Who You Got? Cody Bellinger vs. Aaron Judge

Either way you're gonna get dingers.
Christopher Crawford
7.26.17
Baseball

Who You Got? Kenley Jansen or Craig Kimbrel

This is a golden age for relief pitching, but there are two guys head and shoulders above their peers right now. We asked a scout which dominant closer he would choose.
Christopher Crawford
6.29.17
Baseball

Who You Got: the Braves' Farm System or the Yankees'?

The Braves and the Yankees have baseball's two best minor league systems, but who do scouts think really has the better prospects?
Christopher Crawford
6.22.17
who you got

Who You Got? Matt Harvey vs. Julio Teheran

Both talented pitchers have struggled in 2017. So which one does an AL scout prefer?
Christopher Crawford
6.14.17
who you got

Who You Got? Kris Bryant or Mookie Betts

We asked a National League scout which of these two young superstars he'd pick to have on his team.
Christopher Crawford
6.8.17
Baseball

Who You Got? 25 Clayton Kershaws or 25 Mike Trouts?

We asked pro scouts who they would take: a team made up of Kershaw clones or a team made up of Trout clones?
Christopher Crawford
5.15.17
Baseball

The Mariners Are Screwed

Even if the injury-plagued Seattle Mariners manage to salvage their season and make a run at the wild card, their long-term outlook is bleak.
Christopher Crawford
5.8.17
Baseball

Baseball Is Getting Closer To Finding A Two-Way Star

Shohei Otani, Hunter Greene, and Brendan McKay all look like potential two-way stars. But for a variety of reasons (mainly money), they probably won't be.
Christopher Crawford
5.4.17
Baseball

Who You Got? Madison Bumgarner vs Shohei Otani

MLB's home run hitting ace or Japan's two-way sensation? Who you got?
Christopher Crawford
4.26.17
Baseball

How the Hell Do the Orioles Keep Winning?

Despite having a pretty average-looking roster every year, somehow the Orioles are one of baseball's model franchises. What's their secret?
Christopher Crawford
4.19.17
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