Will Leitch is a senior writer at Sports On Earth, culture writer for Bloomberg Politics, film critic for The New Republic, contributing editor at New York Magazine, and the founder of Deadspin. He has written four books, including Are We Winning? about the connection of baseball and fatherhood.
It’s perfectly reasonable that Tim would take me for a Strat-O-Matic fan. I write about baseball professionally; I wear t-shirts of long-retired, somewhat obscure players out in public; and I can name you the MVPs of the last 40 World Series pretty much off the top of my head.