New-York Historical Society's Bill Shannon Dictionary of New York Sports

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Charlie Segar

Charlie Segar (Sportswriter.  Born, Liverpool, England, Oct. 29, 1903; died, Sun City West, AZ, June 2, 2001.)  As the youngest member of the B.B.W.A.A. ever, Charles M. Segar later became its national president and then a long-time baseball executive.  Segar emigrated to the U.S. as a youngster, becoming an active semipro baseball player before joining the […]

Moss Klein

Moss Klein (Sportswriter.  Born, Newark, NJ, July 27, 1950.)  Now deputy sports editor of the Newark (N.J.) Star-Ledger, Moss H. Klein was the paper’s Yankees beat writer for 17 seasons (1976-92).  Klein went on the beat four years after joining The Star-Ledger and landed in the middle of a tumultuous period of Yankees history.  His […]

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