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Bob Ryan

Bob Ryan is a retired columnist for the Globe’s Sports section whose work appears in the section semi-regularly. He has been writing for the Globe since 1968, covering all of Boston’s sports teams. Ryan is a regular panelist on ESPN’s Sunday morning roundtable, “The Sports Reporters.”

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BOB RYAN

Here’s why Pete Rose should finally be in the Hall of Fame

By , Globe Correspondent

Keeping him out when you are now officially in partnership with gambling interests is pure hypocrisy.

Bob Ryan

I remember the good old days of baseball, but I’m worried about its future

By , Globe Correspondent

In the minds of many of my fellow Americans, baseball is a horse-and-buggy sport in a rocket-fueled world.

Bob Ryan

The Brooklyn Nets have quite a history — and a stupid nickname

By , Globe Correspondent

This team was nicknamed a piece of rope because it rhymes with “Jets” and “Mets,” who preceded them into existence.

Bob Ryan

There was never anyone exactly like Moe Berg

By , Globe correspondent

Renowned Washington-based filmmaker Aviva Kempner has produced a fine documentary titled “The Spy Behind Home Plate” about Berg.