Join Baseball Prospectus, be a part of the BP Prospect Team, and work with other members in support of 2017’s minor league coverage. The BP Prospect Team is looking for motivated individuals across the country who are capable of getting to ballparks in support of video and scouting projects. Successful candidates will demonstrate the ability to work within a team structure while also tackling independent assignments and, most importantly, being eager to learn. The successful candidates will also be ready to spend the season in the field, with an eye toward contributing to overarching reports and prospect vehicles. Preference will be given to applicants capable of covering the following leagues and/or regions: Southern League, Carolina League, Midwest League, PNW.
- Within driving distance of a minor league ballpark
- Baseball Fan/Knowledge of the game
- Capable of taking video
- General writing skills
- Prior experience (team coverage)
- In-depth knowledge of the minor leagues or specific teams
- Radar gun or means of acquiring one
- 20-plus games in the field
Please send any interest, including cover letter/resume to email@example.com, care of the BP Prospect Team. The deadline for submission is March 10, 2017.