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Encyclopedia > Mark S Hyman

Mark S. Hyman (1956 - ) is an author and a freelance journalist who covers sports business. Hyman co-authored a book with Jon Miller entitled Confessions of a Baseball Purist (ISBN 0-684-84518-0) The book is an autobiography of Miller. Hyman's book on youth sports injuries, and the pressures on young athletes to excel, will be published by Beacon Press in 2008. Mark also has his own blog on the subject here [1]. Jon Miller (born October 11, 2001 in San Francisco, California) is an American sportscaster, known primarily for his broadcasts of Major League Baseball. ...

  

Hyman has been a writer and a contributing editor for BusinessWeek since 1997. His stories have ranged from profiles of sports team owners including Peter Angelos and Mark Cuban to investigative reports on the fraudulent dealings of a fallen NASCAR team owner and the mysterious public company controlled by a National Football League investor who caught the attention of the Securities and Exchange Commission. He also currently writes a monthly sports law column for the Sports Business Journal. Before working at BusinessWeek and the Sports Business Journal, he was an enterprise and investigative sports reporter at the Baltimore Sun from 1986-1997. He served as the newspaper’s news and investigative reporter in the sports department. His coverage included all the major sports news stories of this period, including the cocaine-induced death of University of Maryland basketball star Len Bias, the political and economic stories behind the construction of Camden Yards, the descent into bankruptcy of Orioles owner Eli Jacobs and purchase of the team by Baltimore lawyer Peter Angelos. Before his stint at the Sun, he was the baseball beat writer at the Baltimore News American, covering the Baltimore Orioles. He has also worked at the Dallas Times-Herald, the Philadelphia Bulletin and the Norfolk Ledger-Star. BusinessWeek is a business magazine published by McGraw-Hill. ... Peter Angelos (born July 4, 1929) is a trial lawyer and the current owner of the Baltimore Orioles, a baseball team in the American League East Division. ... Mark Cuban Mark Cuban (born July 31, 1958 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania)[1] is an American entrepreneur and billionare. ... The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) is the largest sanctioning body of motorsports in the United States. ... Bills Dolphins Patriots Jets Ravens Bengals Browns Steelers Texans Colts Titans Broncos Chiefs Raiders Chargers Cowboys Giants Eagles Redskins Bears Lions Packers Vikings Falcons Panthers Saints Buccaneers Jaguars Cardinals Rams 49ers Seahawks The National Football League (NFL) is the largest professional American football league, consisting of thirty-two teams from... The Securities and Exchange Commission, commonly referred to as the SEC, is the United States governing body which has primary responsibility for overseeing the regulation of the securities industry. ... BusinessWeek is a business magazine published by McGraw-Hill. ... The Baltimore Sun is the major newspaper in Baltimore, Maryland, with a daily press run of about 430,000 copies, and a Sunday run of 540,000 copies. ... University of Maryland, College Park The University of Maryland, College Park (also known as UM, UMD, or UMCP) is a public coeducational university situated in suburban College Park, Maryland just outside Washington, D.C. The flagship institution of the University System of Maryland, the university is most often referred to... Bias after being selected in the 1986 NBA Draft Leonard Kevin Bias (November 18, 1963 – June 19, 1986) was a college basketball player who suffered a fatal cardiac arrhythmia that resulted from a cocaine overdose less than 48 hours after being selected by the Boston Celtics in the 1986 NBA... Oriole Park at Camden Yards is a Major League Baseball stadium located in Baltimore, Maryland which was constructed to replace the aging Memorial Stadium. ... Peter Angelos (born July 4, 1929) is a trial lawyer and the current owner of the Baltimore Orioles, a baseball team in the American League East Division. ... The Baltimore News-American was the Hearst Corporation newspaper in Baltimore, Maryland, and the final competitor to the Baltimore Sun. ... Major league affiliations American League (1901–present) East Division (1969–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 4,5,8,20,22,33 Name Baltimore Orioles (1954–present) St. ... The Evening Bulletin is the name of two Philadelphia, Pennsylvania newspapers. ...


Awards:


Best news story, third place, Associated Press Sports Editors National Contest, 1992 (Bankruptcy of Baltimore Orioles owner Eli Jacobs) Best news reporting, first place, Society of Professional Journalists, Maryland Chapter, 1990. (Sale of the Baltimore Orioles) Best investigative reporting, second place, Associated Press Sports Editors National Contest, 1983 (Investigation of Southern Methodist University football program). The Associated Press, or AP, is an American news agency, the worlds largest such organization. ... Major league affiliations American League (1901–present) East Division (1969–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 4,5,8,20,22,33 Name Baltimore Orioles (1954–present) St. ... SPJ logo, taken from a cropped photo of a sign at the Region 10 SPJ Conference, March 2006 The Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) is one of the oldest organizations representing journalists in the United States, debuting in 1909. ... Major league affiliations American League (1901–present) East Division (1969–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 4,5,8,20,22,33 Name Baltimore Orioles (1954–present) St. ... The Associated Press, or AP, is an American news agency, the worlds largest such organization. ... Dallas Hall at Dedman College at SMU The Laura Lee Blanton Hall during a rare snow Southern Methodist University (also known as SMU) is a private, coeducational university in University Park, Texas, (an enclave of Dallas). ...


EDUCATION


Fellow, Knight Center for Specialized Journalism, The Business of Sports, 2005 J.D. University of Maryland School of Law, 1995 B.S. Cum Laude, University of Pennsylvania, 1978 University of Maryland, Baltimore, located on 56 acres (230,000 m²) in downtown Baltimore, Maryland, is part of the University System of Maryland. ... The University of Pennsylvania (or Penn[3][4]) is a private, nonsectarian research university located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ...


 
 

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