Sports Columnist

Christopher L. Gasper

Christopher L. Gasper joined the Globe as a full-time employee at Boston.com in 2001. He has been in the Globe sports department since 2006, and was the Patriots beat writer from 2006 to 2009, chronicling the only 16-0 perfect regular season in NFL history. He has been a columnist for the Globe since 2009, covering the Super Bowl, the World Series, the NBA Finals, the Stanley Cup Final, the NCAA men’s basketball Final Four, the College Football Playoff, the horse racing Triple Crown, and the 2016 Summer Olympics. He was named an APSE Top 10 columnist in 2014 and tabbed 2016 favorite sportswriter in the 2016 New England Sports Survey conducted by Channel Media and Market Research. He also proposed the modified sudden-death overtime format that the NFL adopted in 2010. In 2017, he began hosting the Globe’s sports podcast, Season Ticket. In addition to his Globe role, Gasper is the co-host of the “Gasper & Murray” radio show on 98.5 the Sports Hub and has appeared on ESPN, BBC Radio, WCVB-TV, and Comcast SportsNet New England.

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CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

This is what we expected from the Red Sox all along

By , Globe Staff

The Red Sox’ three-game sweep of the AL East-leading Rays was reminiscent of tough victories achieved during last year’s championship run.

Christopher L. Gasper

‘That was awesome, dude!’ — Michael Chavis enjoys his Red Sox debut

By , Globe Staff

His first MLB at-bat resulted in a pinch-hit double in the ninth and was a key moment in Red Sox’ victory Saturday night.

CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

Red Sox shouldn’t be surprised by injury issues

By , Globe Columnist

By doing all they could to keep a title-winning team together, the Sox chose to ignore injury histories of some key players.

CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

Mookie Betts, Red Sox show what they were, what they can be

By , Globe Staff

Still searching for a 2019 series victory, the Red Sox opened three games at division-leading Tampa with a vintage performance.