David J. Neal
Since coming to The Herald in 1989, David Neal has covered shootings, domestic violence, labor strife which is to say he covered high school sports and Florida International sports for three and a half seasons, the Florida Panthers for 11 seasons, the NFL/Miami Dolphins for four seasons. Along the way, the Indianapolis born and raised Neal has written several auto racing columns, although he considers the Indianapolis 500's Race Day the one holiday on which he refuses to work.

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David J. Neal: Players in Little League World Series deserve some compensation

South Korea celebrates an 8-4 win over Chicago in the Little League World Series championship baseball game in South Williamsport, Pa. on Aug. 24, 2014.

It’s the end of the world as we know it when we start talking about paying players in the Little League World Series. And I feel fine, even if the NCAA and Little League World Series don’t.