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Joe Posnanski is the #1 New York Times best-selling author of seven books, including "Why We Love Baseball," "The Baseball 100" and "Paterno." He has been named National Sportswriter of the Year by five different organizations and was called "contemporary sportswriting's biggest star" by The Wall Street Journal. He writes at JoePosnanski.com and currently lives in Charlotte, N.C., with his family.
Awards: Casey Award, Two Emmys, Associated Press Editors Sports Writer of the Year, National Sports Media Association Sports Writer of the Year