Chris Baldwin - Contributor

Chris Baldwin won six national Associated Press Sports Editors awards in six years at the Asbury Park Press, including two for column writing. Later at Metro (New York), Baldwin started a sports media column from scratch. He's covered four World Series, two NBA Finals, two Stanley Cup Finals, two U.S. Opens and plenty of other golf.

A native of Utica, Mich., Baldwin credits renowned high school journalism advisor and Michigan Journalism Hall of Famer Gloria Olman with teaching him early to always write the truth, fearlessly. Follow Chris on Twitter at @ChrisYBaldwin.

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