FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — In a story March 7 and 8 about Dan Jenkins' death, The Associated Press erroneously reported that he was 89. He was 90.
Lots of great writing, and suddenly 2 less great writers
With the recent passing of two of the greatest sports writers of our time, co-hosts Jim Litke and Tim Dahlberg take a look at how athletes are covered in the era of instant news and how Dan...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Dan Jenkins only wanted to be a sports writer, even if that meant turning down the best player he ever saw.
Jenkins told the story in 2012 when he was inducted into the...
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Legendary sports writer and author Dan Jenkins talks about Ben Hogan winning the first Masters he ever covered in 1951, and how things have changed at Augusta National — particularly the greens.
CHICAGO (AP) — Longtime Chicago Associated Press sports writer Joe Mooshil will be honored posthumously with the Ring Lardner Award.
Mooshil and his ever-present cigar became a fixture on the Chicago sports scene over his course of four decades covering the city's teams. He worked for the news service from the 1950s to the 1990s and died in 2012 from leukemia.
Mooshil spent his childhood selling peanuts and scorecards at Wrigley Field. He was a radio operator during World War II.