Assistant Managing Editor

Joe Sullivan

Sullivan is an assistant managing editor for the Globe and the editor of its Sports section. He was previously the senior assistant sports editor. Prior to joining the Globe, he was sports editor at the Asbury Park Press for three years. He also has worked for a number of other sports departments.

Latest stories

After Derby win, American Pharoah regarded as a freak of nature

By , Globe Staff

A fixture in the thoroughbred world of Kentucky thinks ‘Pharoah’ is the second coming of Secretariat.

KENTUCKY DERBY

American Pharoah wins Kentucky Derby

By , Globe Staff

It was the second straight win at Churchill Downs for jockey Victor Espinoza.

KENTUCKY DERBY NOTEBOOK

Bayern finishes last in Churchill Stakes

By , Globe Staff

Favored at 4-5, last year’s Breeders’ Cup Classic winner broke poorly, chased the pace briefly, then faded and finished last.

International Star scratched from Kentucky Derby

By , Globe Staff

The 20-1 long shot had won three straight races, but will not be running for the roses.