Wayne P. Stewart


Wayne P. Stewart was born in 1951 in Donora, PA., a town where baseball greats Stan Musial and Ken Griffey, Sr., - Stewart’s high school classmate – were also born. Stewart has been writing professionally for over 20 years. His work has appeared in Baseball Digest, Beckett Publications, USA Today/Baseball Weekly, and Boy’s Life. He has also written for the Baseball Hall of Fame and for many Major League Baseball teams. In 1974, Stewart moved to Lorain to teach at Southview High School. In 2004 he retired from teaching at Whittier Middle School. Wayne lives in Lorain with his family - wife Nancy, and sons, Sean and Scott.


  • Baseball Bafflers. (1999)
  • Baseball Oddities: Bizarre Plays and Other Funny Stuff. (1999)
  • Baseball Puzzlers: You Make the Call. (2000)
  • Indians on the Game: An Inside Look at Baseball in the Words of Cleveland's Favorite Players (and coaches, ground crew, broadcasters, vendors, ....) (2001)
  • Fathers, Sons and Baseball: Our National Pastime and the Ties That Bond. (2002)
  • History of the Anaheim Angels. (2002)
  • History of the Atlanta Braves. (2002)
  • History of the Chicago White Sox. (2002)
  • History of the Cincinnati Reds. (2002)
  • History of the Cleveland Indians. (2002)
  • History of the Colorado Rockies. (2002)
  • History of the Detroit Tigers. (2002)
  • History of the Kansas City Royals. (2002)
  • History of the Los Angeles Dodgers. (2002)
  • History of the Pittsburgh Pirates. (2002)
  • Baffling Baseball Trivia. (2004)
  • Hitting Secrets of the Pros: Big-League Sluggers Reveal the Tricks of Their Trade. (2004)
  • Pitching Secrets of the Pros: Big-League Hurlers Reveal the Tricks of Their Trade. (2004)
  • Big Book of Baseball Brainteasers. (2004)
  • Little Giant Book of Basketball Facts. (2005)
  • Sit and Solve Baseball Trivia. (2005)
  • Babe Ruth : A Biography. (2006)
  • Match Wits with Baseball Experts. (2006)
  • Gigantic Book of Baseball Quotations. (2006)
  • Alex Rodriguez : A Biography. (2007)
  • Name That Ballplayer: The Ultimate Baseball "Whodunnit?" Quiz Book. (2009)
  • Stan the Man: The Life and Times of Stan Musial (2010)
  • You're the Umpire: 139 Scenarios to Test Your Baseball Knowledge (2010)
  • You're the Ref : 156 Scenarios to Test Your Football Knowledge (2011)
  • Baseball Dads (2012)
  • You're the Basketball Ref : 101 Questions To Test Your IQ (2013)
  • Tales from First Base : The Best, Funniest, and Slickest First Basemen Ever (Co-authored with Brad Engel - 2013)
  • You're the Umpire: 152 Scenarios to Test Your Baseball Knowledge (2016)