Brief and to the point. I am looking for writers for the second half of the season to add to the content of the site. The positions are detailed below. I am hoping to use the upcoming All-Star break to decide on any potential candidates, so if you're interested, be sure to get your applications in by the weekend.
Major League Coverage
Tom Bragg and James Santelli have been splitting the live game coverage this year at PNC Park. Recently Tom got a full-time job with the Charleston Daily Mail. He will still be involved with the site, but won't be able to do the Pirates beat in the final two months of the year. We're looking for a beat writer who can take over the role starting on August 27th, covering all of the home games.
This is a paid part-time position. The beat writer would be responsible for game recaps, pre-game notes, plus featured stories and helping to keep the site updated with all of the daily news and transactions. Preference is given to those with a good understanding...
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.