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.

Latest stories


Tom Werner breaks his silence on Don Orsillo

By , Globe Columnist

The NESN boss told the Boston Herald that the Sox want to go with Dave O’Brien instead of Don Orsillo in the booth next year.


With Don Orsillo news, Red Sox drop the ball again

By , Globe Columnist

The announcer’s unpopular termination follows the team’s awkward moves involving Larry Lucchino and Ben Cherington.


In a glorious throwback, Jim Lonborg will take the mound again

By , Globe Staff

The Red Sox great, now 73, will pitch in to help a charitable cause at Thursday’s Oldtime Baseball Game in Cambridge.


No one’s job is safe on Dave Dombrowski’s Red Sox

By , Globe Columnist

The only certainty in the organization right now is uncertainty — and that is a good thing.