has been the series editor of The Best American Sports Writing
since its inception and has written three illustrated biographies with Richard A. Johnson: Ted Williams: A Portrait in Words and Pictures
, Joe DiMaggio: An Illustrated Life
, and Jackie Robinson: Between the Baselines
. He is a columnist for Boston Baseball
, and his work has appeared in many regional and national magazines and newspapers.
Richard A. Johnson
is the curator of the Sports Museum of New England, the author of A Century of Boston Sports: Photographs and Memories
, the coauthor of Young at Heart: The Story of Johnny Kelley
, and a freelance writer whose work is also published frequently in regional and national magazines and newspapers.