Ed Gruver

Ed Gruver is a native of Kearny, New Jersey, and the author of 10 books and contributing writer to 26 books. Ed’s baseball books include Koufax, a biography of Dodgers legend Sandy Koufax, and Hairs vs. Squares: The Mustache Gang, the Big Red Machine, and the Tumultuous Summer of ’72. A longtime sportswriter for Lancaster (PA) Newspapers, Ed covered the Baltimore Orioles from 1999-2004 and Philadelphia Phillies from 2005-12. Ed’s most recent books cover the Pittsburgh Steelers-Oakland Raiders rivalry of the 1970s, Ben Hogan and the 1951 U.S. Open golf championship, the 1941 Joe Louis-Billy Conn heavyweight title fight, and the 1976 Philadelphia Flyers-Soviet Red Army hockey game. His work also appears in national magazines.

 

SABR BioProject biographies written by Ed Gruver

  • Wayne Kirby

SABR Games Project stories written by Ed Gruver

  • October 12, 1972: Oakland earns all A’s in AL pennant clincher
  • October 6, 1938: Sore-armed Dizzy Dean loses Game Two on Crosetti’s late homer
  • October 1, 1933: Lefty Ruth all right in final mound appearance

SABR Journal Articles written by Ed Gruver

SABR Research Topics written by Ed Gruver 

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SABR Research Articles written by Ed Gruver 

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SABR Ballparks written by Ed Gruver 

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