Author Archives: Paul Beston

Steve Bartman and the Mob

The calls for him to return to Wrigley, supposedly to show that he is forgiven, obscure the fact that the need for forgiveness runs the other way.

Remembering Jim Morrison

The Doors frontman and his admiral father lived a generation’s turmoil.

Walter Payton: Sweetness Unto Death

Sweetness: The Enigmatic Life of Walter Payton, by Jeff Pearlman, Gotham Books, …

Fighting Words

At the Fights: American Writers on Boxing, George Kimball and John Schulian, …