Category Archives: Work samples

Statcast

For the last four baseball seasons, I worked as a tracking system operator for MLB.com (mostly at Nats Park in Washington) initially on Pitchf/x (it’s called Fox Trax when it’s on TV in some markets) and for the last year, … Continue reading

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Some summer articles

Started doing some stories for the American Sports Network, including a feature about what it’s like to be a Naval Academy football player doing summer training in Quantico, Va. Here are some other topics: Phillies prospect Mitch Gueller thriving in third year of … Continue reading

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ESPN the Magazine — Music Issue

ESPN asked me to work on three stories for the Jan. 2015 Music Issue of the magazine. I checked out rapper Wale’s performance at the Washington Wizards home opener for the 2014-15 season. He told me he had asked Kanye … Continue reading

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You can get rich playing video games

ESPN the Magazine asked me to look in to some of the biggest video game tournaments in the world for an October issue. Did you know a game called Dota 2 has a prize pool larger than The Masters does? … Continue reading

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Rawlings glove distribution for ESPN the Magazine

During Spring Training in 2013, I was hanging around the Toronto Blue Jays’ complex in Dunedin, Fla. and I came across these Rawlings guys showing off their wares to various Toronto players. Fast-forward a year later, and it’s an ESPN … Continue reading

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2014 MLB Confidential for ESPN the Magazine

My reporter colleagues and I interviewed over 140 MLB players during Spring Training in February. Here’s what we found.

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ESPN the Magazine NHL Confidential

There’s a confidential survey of 30 NHL players in the newest issue of ESPN the Magazine (Oct. 2013). I surveyed 26 of them to get their perspective on issues like gay rights in Russia, NHL players leaving for the KHL, … Continue reading

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Brian Hartline does what in the offseason?

I spoke with Miami Dolphins receiver Brian Hartline about his offseason job, working in the drive-through convenience store he owns with some buddies near Columbus, Ohio.

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