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A Mets Beat Reporter for a New Era

Jared Diamond covers the Mets for the Wall Street Journal's sports section.


Grantland Appreciation Night (Video)

Grantland Appreciation Night (Video)

Varsity Letters celebrated the writers and editors of Grantland.


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February 23: Varsity Letters at The Gallery at LPR in Manhattan.


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Varsity Letters Feb. 23: Fan Appreciation Night

Gelf returns to The Gallery at Le Poisson Rouge for a night to devoted to you, the fans. Sports Illustrated executive editor Jon Wertheim., will read from and discuss his new book co-written with Sam Sommers, This Is Your Brain on Sports: The Science of Underdogs, the Value of Rivalry, and What We Can Learn from the T-Shirt Cannon. He'll be joined by ESPN producer Justine Gubar, author of Fanaticus: Mischief and Madness in the Modern Sports Fan. Rounding out the evening will be Wall Street Journal sports columnist Jason Gay, who wrote Little Victories: Perfect Rules for Imperfect Living.

Dec. 14: We Can Finally Talk About the Mets

Enough time has passed since the New York Mets' whirlwind run to the World Series that we're now ready to talk about it. New York’s sports reading series returns to the Gallery at Le Poisson Rouge with three of the premier Mets writers in the game: Wall Street Journal beat reporter Jared Diamond, Vice Sports contributing editor David Roth, and Greg Prince of the venerated Mets blog Faith and Fear in Flushing.

Nov. 23: Grantland Appreciation Night

New York’s sports reading series returns to the Gallery at Le Poisson Rouge with a night devoted to the recently shuttered site Grantland—an indispensable outlet for high-quality writing about sports and pop culture over the past four years. Come show your appreciation for the site's contributors as they read from their own and each others' work. Speakers include: Rafe Bartholomew Brian Phillips Holly Anderson Jason Concepcion Amos Barshad Jordan Ritter Conn Zach Lowe Ben Lindbergh Andy Greenwald Rembert Browne Jonah Keri ...and more! Space at the venue is limited, so please RSVP here.

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