Post Presumes Piazza’s Proclivities, Peeves Penman

Saturday, June 01, 2002

When The New York Post printed a rumor that a unnamed - but thinly veiled - sports star in town might be gay, soon after Mets all-star Mike Piazza gave a press conference to deny it. The Post’s Wallace Matthews wrote a column criticizing his paper’s slapdash journalism, but that column never made it into the tabloid, and Matthews no longer has a job at the Post. Bob talks to Matthews.
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