Harry Grayson

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Harry Grayson
Born May 10, 1894
Astoria, Oregon
Died September 30, 1968
New York, New York
Nationality American

Harry Markey Grayson (May 10, 1894 - September 30, 1968) was an American sportswriter. He was the sports editor of the Newspaper Enterprise Association from 1934 to 1963.


Selected works by Grayson[edit]

Baseball[edit]

"They Played The Game"[edit]

In 1943, Grayson published a series of profiles on the great figures in baseball history. The series was published in newspapers under the name, "They Played The Game." This section links to a number of those articles. The following year, the articles were compiled into a book having the same title.[1]

Football[edit]

Hockey[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Golf[edit]

Other[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Harry Grayson (1944). They Played the Game: The Story of Baseball Greats. A. S. Barnes and Company.