Paul White is a veteran newspaper writer and editor who covers baseball for USA TODAY Sports and has been involved in the launches of both USA TODAY and Baseball Weekly (now USA TODAY Sports Weekly). He joined the original USA TODAY staff several months before the national newspaper's September 1982 debut. White coordinated major changes in baseball coverage, including the innovative new boxscore that has become the standard for the industry. He has been covering baseball for 24 years including every World Series and All-Star Game over that time. White lives in Reston, Va.