Eric Nusbaum

5 articles

The House That Built Cam

To understand Cam Newton, you need to go to a small church 45 minutes outside of Atlanta called Holy Zion Center of Deliverance and hear his dad preach.


Addict, Priest, Luchador

The unbelievable life of Fray Tormenta.


The Immigrant Sport

A trip to the U.S. Open of ping-pong.


Beso de los Exoticos

On lucha libre’s exóticos, “wrestlers who dress in drag and kiss their rivals, never quite revealing whether the joke is on their opponents, themselves or conservative Mexican society at large.”


The Unknown Slugger

The story of Héctor Espino, the greatest hitter never to play in the majors.


The Death of a Pitcher

The story of a young man killed in Juarez.