Jacob Pomrenke is SABR's Director of Editorial Content. He has been a SABR member since 1998 and is the chairman and newsletter editor for the Black Sox Scandal Research Committee. He is the editor of Scandal on the South Side: The 1919 Chicago White Sox, published by SABR in 2015, and the Eight Myths Out project in 2019. He has also moderated panel discussions at the SABR Annual Convention on Shoeless Joe Jackson (2010, Atlanta), the 50th anniversary of Eight Men Out (2013, Philadelphia), and the 100th anniversary of the 1919 World Series (2019, San Diego). He has appeared as a subject-matter expert on the Black Sox Scandal on MLB Network's Triumph and Tragedy: The 1919 Chicago White Sox (2010), PBS NewsHour (2019), ESPN's Backstory: Banned* For Life (2020), and other programs. He is also a member of the Baseball Records, Deadball Era and BioProject committees and his work has appeared in the Baseball Hall of Fame's Memories and Dreams magazine, The National Pastime Museum, Seamheads.com, and other outlets. Before he joined the SABR staff in 2011, he spent 10 years working as a reporter, page designer and editor at the North County Times and San Bernardino Sun newspapers in California, and The Times in Gainesville, Georgia. Find more of his work at jacobpomrenke.com.
SABR books edited by Jacob Pomrenke