Giambi could be the difference

Updated: October 14, 2003, 10:11 AM ET
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN Insider
One of the great things about the playoffs is the people who show up to watch. Never mind the celebrities and dignitaries, though. We're talking about baseball people.

Thursday night at Yankee Stadium, we caught up with a major-league advance scout who had some interesting thoughts on the American League Championship Series, from why Jose Contreras isn't starting to what's ailing Jason Giambi.

Here's what he had to say:

Jerry Crasnick | email MLB Sr. Writer