Columnist

Dan Shaughnessy

A member of the Globe staff since 1981, Shaughnessy has been named Massachusetts Sportswriter of the Year eleven times and nine times has been voted one of America’s top 10 sports columnists by AP Sports Editors. He has written 12 books, including New York Times Best Seller “Francona”, “The Curse of the Bambino”, and “Senior Year”, and appears on numerous radio and television shows.

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DAN SHAUGHNESSY

The famous may deserve a break

By Dan Shaughnessy , Globe Staff

Nobody wants to hear this, but it must really stink sometimes to be famous.

DAN SHAUGHNESSY

Roger Clemens sticks to his guns on PED issue

By Dan Shaughnessy , Globe Staff

“I know what I did in my career and how I did it,” the new Red Sox Hall of Famer said of his Cooperstown chances. “And I did it right.”

DAN SHAUGHNESSY

Odd turns in Tom Werner’s candidacy for MLB commissioner

By Dan Shaughnessy , Globe Staff

Battle lines are drawn between Werner and Rob Manfred, and revenue sharing seems to be a factor in the decision.

DAN SHAUGHNESSY

Can Tom Werner really snag commissioner’s job?

By Dan Shaughnessy , Globe Columnist

Werner’s candidacy is no joke, but it’s unlikely that he can overcome the voting bloc dedicated to favorite Rob Manfred.