Peter C. Bjarkman

Lafayette, Indiana, United States

Peter C. Bjarkman is a widely recognized authority on Cuban baseball history, pre-revolution and modern-era, an avid collector of Cuban game-worn uniforms, and a frequent visitor to the Communist island nation. His status as a "Cuban baseball insider" has been featured on Anthony Bourdain's Travel Channel episode of "No Reservations Cuba" (2011) and also with a 2010 front page profile story in the Wall Street Journal. He is (since June 2007) the Senior Baseball Writer and columnist for www.BaseballdeCuba.com, the leading Cuban League website.

Bjarkman's official Authors Guild website is found at www.Bjarkman.com and his MLB-hosted blog is located at www.bjarkmanlatinobaseball.mlblogs.com.


  • Work
    • Author and Freelance Writer
  • Education
    • Ph.D., Linguistics (University of Florida)