Jonah Keri

Jonah Keri is a Canadian journalist, sportswriter and an editor. He is also a New York Times bestselling author of “The Extra 2%: How Wall Street Strategies Took a Major League Baseball Team from Worst to First.” He is the lead baseball writer for

Guest Appearances

Talkin' Baseball

Sklarbro Country #349March 31, 2017

Gar Ryness and Jonah Keri return to Sklarbro Country this week to dive headfirst into a discussion about the World Baseball Classic. They talk to the Sklars about why the Classic amps up the enthusiasm from the crowd and share personal stories…


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Sklarbro Country #241.5March 10, 2015

This week, Randy and Jason welcome to the show longtime friend, author, and baseball guru, Jonah Keri. Together, the gang explains to America why reading is still a worthwhile hobby and which, 60-1 underdog, major league baseball team, will win the world…


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Sklarbro Country #190.5March 18, 2014

It's an all out baseball nerd out as Grantland's Jonah Keri returns on this week's Sklarbro County! Jonah gives us a preview of his new book Up, Up, and Away: The Kid, the Hawk, Rock, Vladi, Pedro, le Grand Orange, Youppi!, the…


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Sklarbro Country #113.5September 25, 2012

We nerd out about sports with Grantland’s Jonah Keri on this week’s Sklarbro County! Jonah tells us how he realized sportswriting was his calling at a young age, unveils a story about his encounter with Jon Gruden, and recalls his choice of…

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