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A female sportswriting pioneer remembered

TweetDiane K. Shah, the first woman to write a regular sports column for a big-city daily newspaper, pulled off a rare feat that had eluded many of her male counterparts during her stint with the now-departed┬áLos Angeles Herald-Examiner in the 1980s: She got Steve Carlton to talk. Sports author Michael MacCambridge (“America’s Game,” “The Franchise”) […]