Raleigh News & Observer


The slow death of baseball box scores in newspapers

Orioles-Mets box score from Aug. 20, 2015 (Flickr Photo Mike Fitzpatrick)Forget "Dick and Jane." I learned to read by studying the baseball box scores in the newspaper. Many of you probably did the same if sports dominated your early years. Once you deciphered the code, the box score provided almost everything you needed to know about a game. It told … Read More