About the Author
Stephen Walker has extensively and lovingly researched the 1969 Washington Senators for the past 15 years. He interviewed 16 Senators for A Whole New Ballgame
including: Frank Howard, Dick Bosman, Darold Knowles, Del Unser, Ed Brinkman, and Ken McMullen, as well as coaches Sid Hudson and Wayne Terwilliger, radio announcer Ron Menchine, bat boy Paul Oppermann, and numerous fans. A member of the Society for American Baseball Research (SABR), his articles have appeared in national and regional SABR publications and the Washington Baseball Historical Society quarterly newsletter. He is a regular speaker at the SABR annual Baltimore-Washington chapter winter meetings and writes a Washington baseball-focused blog. Walker lives in Ellicott City, Maryland with his wife and three sons.