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

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Richard Sandomir

Richard Sandomir (Sportswriter.  Born, New Hyde Park, NY, Sept. 4, 1957.)  Among the first reporters to regularly write on the business side of sports, Richard Elliott Sandomir broke in as a financial reporter for Newsday in April 1982.  Almost exactly 10 years later, Sandomir went to The New York Times, where he is a television sports […]

Joe Donnelly

Joe Donnelly (Sportswriter.  Born, Brooklyn, NY, Feb. 20, 1935.)  Initially a general assignment reporter at the World-Telegram & Sun (1958-60), Joseph T. Donnelly went on to become a regular baseball writer for Newsday.  Donnelly moved to Sport magazine in 1960 as an editor and writer.  He left Sport in 1962 to become a U.P.I. sportswriter […]

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