Sports Columnist, Associate Editor

Dan Shaughnessy

Entertain and inform with sports commentary. Spread Globe brand on multi-platforms. Winner J. G. Spink award presented at Hall of Fame in Cooperstown 2016. Eleven times named Mass Sportswriter of the Year and 11 times named top ten columnist by AP Sports Editors. Author 12 books.

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Baseball is coming back — but it’s going to be very different

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The mini-season of 60 games, slated to start later this month, is going to be less fun, but it's the only baseball we have.

If Cam Newton is healthy, this is a Patriots signing to get excited about

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The Bills, Dolphins, and Jets are Charlie Brown, and Lucy just pulled the football away. Again.

For old-school Terry Francona, this won’t be routine, but it’s still baseball, and it still counts

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"Nobody is more ingrained in the old ways than me," said the Indians manager. "But we can complain or we can embrace it."

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Could the book be closing on sports in 2020? And other thoughts . . .

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It is getting hard to envision games taking place within the safety protocols that would have to be followed.