For the last few years I've debated whether to add a podcast to the site. There are already some good podcasts out there at Bucs Dugout and Rumbunter, and I wasn't sure that I could add anything which would be different than what was already on the site.
With my move to Bradenton this year, and the opportunity for more live coverage, I decided that a podcast could add to the site. Back in January I bought all of the equipment to record a weekly show. I've been waiting for the first episode, mostly to let Spring Training pass, and then the start of the season. Now that this is out of the way, we will be recording one episode per week, with the episodes going up each Friday.
Each episode will include insight and analysis from several Pirates Prospects writers. The podcasts will also include exclusive player interviews. The podcast will go by the name of "The Pirates Prospects Podcast", or "P3" for short.
The first episode will go up today at 9:00 AM, and will feature a discussio...
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.