National baseball writer Education: Vanderbilt University, BA Dave Sheinin has been covering baseball and writing features and enterprise stories for The Washington Post since 1999. He is a graduate of Vanderbilt University, where he studied English and music and trained as an opera singer. Honors & Awards:
Dan Jenkins Medal for Excellence in Sportswriting, 2019
National Headliner Award, first place for sports writing, 2011
Twice featured in Best American Sports Writing anthology
10-time award winner for sports writing from Associated Press Sports Editors
Finalist for News Emmy in New Approaches: Documentary, 2015
Right fielder Mookie Betts's sprinting catch in the third inning helps spark Los Angeles, which gets a pair of home runs from Corey Seager and a go-ahead, three-run shot from Will Smith in a 7-3 victory.