Richard Sandomir is an obituary writer for the New York Times. He wrote about sports and television; he is the author of several books including Bald Like Me: The Hair-Raising Adventures of Baldman and The Englightened Bracketologist: The Final Four of Everything.
|Alma mater||Queens College|
|Notable works||The Pride of the Yankees|
He obtained his degree from Queens College. His wife, Griffin Miller, is an artist and writer.
Sandomir was a freelance writer and focused his work on sports for a number of publications which include: The Times, the Los Angeles Times, the Washington Post, Sports Illustrated and Sport magazine. He also worked for Sports Inc. as a staff writer, a business reporter for New York Newsday, a staff writer for the Stamford Advocate, and a business writer for Financial World magazine.
He worked for The New York Times as the TV sports and business reporter from April 1991 to 2016.
- Bald Like Me: The Hair-Raising Adventures of Baldman, Collier Books, 1990, ISBN 9780020366508, OCLC 21376329
- Friendly Persuasion- Putnam, 1990
- The Pride of the Yankees: Lou Gehrig, Gary Cooper, and the Making of a Classic. Hachette Books. 13 June 2017. ISBN 978-0-316-35516-2. OCLC 958797744
- Books with Mark Reiter
- The Final Four of Everything- Simon & Schuster, 2009, ISBN 9781439126080, OCLC 317697822
- The Enlightened Bracketologist: The Final Four of Everything. Bloomsbury Publishing. 9 December 2008. ISBN 978-1-59691-947-1.
- Books with Rick Wolff
- "Richard Sandomir". Simon & Schuster. Retrieved 2010-09-25.
- "Sandomir looks back on 25 years of sports media memories". www.sportsbusinessdaily.com. Retrieved 2017-07-11.
- "Richard Sandomir - The New York Times". The New York Times. Retrieved 19 September 2013.