Jerome Holtzman

Jerome Holtzman, the 1989 recipient of the J. G. Taylor Spink Award, began his career as a copy boy with the "Chicago" "Daily News "in 1943. He has covered baseball with the "Chicago" "Sun-Times "for twenty-two years and with the "Chicago" "Tribune "for over forty years. In 1999, he was named official historian for major league baseball.