Claire Smith 1st Female Spink Award Winner | Baseball Hall of Fame

Claire Smith, who has been a pioneer within the baseball community as the first female to cover a major league baseball beat extensively and as an influential voice among African-American writers, was elected the 2017 winner of the J.G. Taylor Spink Award in balloting by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America.

Source: Claire Smith 1st Female Spink Award Winner | Baseball Hall of Fame

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