Eliot Asinof

Eliot Asinof is renowned for one of the top sports books of all time, Eight Men Out, his brilliant reconstruction of the infamous Chicago Black Sox scandal in the 1919 World Series, as well as Man on Spikes, considered perhaps of the greatest baseball novel ever. Asinof attended Williams College and graduated from Swarthmore, after which he played minor league baseball for the Philadelphia Phillies organization. He is the author of five novels and eight works of nonfiction. He has written...See more