Scott Simkus is a writer/researcher from the Chicago suburbs. He was the lead consultant for the Strat-O-Matic Game Company in New York, helping research and write a 32-page booklet for their ground-breaking Negro League All-Star set. His work has been profiled in Sports Illustrated, The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Sun-Times, National Public Radio, among others. He is married and has two children. Scott can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.