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

For Yaz, Ortiz is the second greatest Red Sox

By Dan Shaughnessy , Globe staff

Ted Williams will always be No. 1, and while most baby boomers believe Carl Yastrzemski deserves the No. 2 spot, Yaz says it’s David Ortiz.

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John Henry’s influence felt at Fenway soccer

By Dan Shaughnessy , Globe Staff

The Liverpool-Roma soccer exhibition was the ultimate collision of Henry’s favorite toys: His soccer team playing at his Fenway Park covered by his newspaper.

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When did Boston go so soft on the Red Sox?

By Dan Shaughnessy , Globe Staff

Why do fans not demand better results from the Red Sox?

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Bud Selig leaving complicated MLB legacy

By Dan Shaughnessy , Globe Staff

Selig is taking a victory lap in what is supposed to be his final year as commissioner. But will it really be?