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Bob Ryan

Bob Ryan is a retired columnist for the Globe’s Sports section whose work appears in the section semi-regularly. He has been writing for the Globe since 1968, covering all of Boston’s sports teams. Ryan is a regular panelist on ESPN’s Sunday morning roundtable, “The Sports Reporters.”

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BOB RYAN

Bobby Doerr was the best the Red Sox ever had at second base

By , Globe Correspondent

The late Hall of Famer was peerless defensively and he was an RBI machine on offense.

Bob Ryan

These 10 players — including Luis Tiant — still have hope for the Baseball Hall of Fame

By , Globe correspondent

A 16-member committee does the voting, and 12 votes are necessary to secure election.

Bob Ryan

There is very little ‘normal’ about being a son of LaVar Ball

By , Globe Correspondent

Ball family drama has brought a different kind of attention to the game.

Bob Ryan

A few thoughts in the wake of the Gordon Hayward injury

By , Globe Correspondent

There is no reason to think the Celtics still can’t be decent and entertaining.