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Ron Rapoport

Ron Rapoport was a sports columnist for the Chicago Sun-Times for more than twenty years and served as the sports commentor for NPR's Weekend Edition for two decades. He was also a sportswriter at the Los Angeles Times and a sports columnist at the Los Angeles Daily News. The winner of the 2015 Ring Lardner Award for excellence in sports journalism, he has written more than a dozen books about sports and entertainment. He lives in Santa Monica, California. His newest book is "Let's Play Two: The Legend of Mr. Cub, The Life of Ernie Banks."