Now that the 2013 Prospect Guide is complete, I'm starting my focus on the site content in 2013. For information on the book, see the links and notes section below.
I'm anticipating some big improvements for the site in 2013. One big change is that I'll be moving to Bradenton in February. That will allow me to provide daily coverage of Spring Training, the Bradenton Marauders, the GCL Pirates, and when the time comes, instructs and mini camps. The main reason I'm moving is to provide better coverage for the site.
I'm also looking to expand the coverage in other areas, and will be looking for outside help. Those areas are as follows.
Major League Coverage
In 2013 we will have 1-2 positions open for major league coverage. The coverage will be strongly focused on statistics and an analytical approach. Priority will be given to those who can cover games live in Pittsburgh. If you can't cover games live, you could still provide analysis, although it would have to be strongly support...
Tim is the owner and editor in chief of Pirates Prospects. He started the site in January 2009, and turned it into his full time job during the 2011 season. Prior to starting Pirates Prospects, Tim worked with AccuScore.com, providing MLB, NHL, and NFL coverage to various national media outlets, including ESPN Insider, USA Today, Yahoo Sports, and the Wall Street Journal. He also writes the annual Prospect Guide, which is sold through the site. Tim lives in Bradenton, where he provides live coverage all year of Spring Training, mini camp, instructs, the Bradenton Marauders, and the GCL Pirates.