Jared Diamond has been the national baseball writer for the Wall Street Journal since 2017. Prior to that, he spent a season as the Journal’s Yankees beat writer and three seasons as their Mets beat writer. In his current role, he leads the newspaper’s baseball coverage. His first book, SWING KINGS, will be published by William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins, on March 31.
He started at the Journal about eight months after graduating from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University.