In this edition of the Best of Downtown, we previewed the AFC and NFC championship games with Eric Edholm of Yahoo Sports and Mike Lowe of the Portland Press Herald.

We also spoke with Christian Red of the New York Daily News to give us the latest scoop on the Alex Rodriguez situation, and heard from Jesse Spector of the Sporting News on Clayton Kershaw's mega-deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Finally we heard from former professional baseball player Matt Kinney on being named the next varsity baseball coach at Hermon High School.

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