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Official Scorer

New Hampshire Fisher Cats

Apply by 7/24/2024

Posted 2 weeks ago



Manchester, NH, USA

Job Type

Job Description

Designed to provide supervised work experience for applicants to build their expertise and proficiency in broadcasting, as well as enhance their problem-solving abilities. Along with baseball, there will be other opportunities to work events at the stadium. This is a paid hourly position.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Pay close attention to the ongoing baseball game to provide accurate data input for the live feed distributed through and the MiLB First Pitch app.
  • Accurately mark plays as they occur, including pitches, batted balls and outcomes, outs, and all other in-game elements.
  • Collaborate closely with other members of the baseball operations department within the gameday Press Box environment, including the Pitch Clock Operator, Official Scorer, Director of Creative Services, and others
  • Communicate issues effectively with peers and supervisors to provide accurate and professional service to the club's gameday staff
  • Collect rosters and other applicable information and be set up at assigned seat in press box before first pitch.
  • Input game stats via Pointstreak throughout all home games accurately
  • Log information for the entire game; monitoring the system and making any changes throughout the game (i.e., roster changes, defensive substitutions, etc.).
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

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Qualifications Required

  • Ability to work a minimum of 3 games per homestand. Long hours including evenings, weekends, and holidays as required
  • Knowledge of baseball preferred
  • Must be a team player, willing and able to learn new concepts and processes
  • A detailed and thorough knowledge of baseball rules and play
  • Maintain professionalism and decorum during the game, including the ability to remain unbiased in the operation of the pitch clock and stringer data feed
  • Communicate effectively with other gameday staff including umpires
  • Sit and/or stand for up to 4 hours at a time

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