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Stats Stringer (Gameday) - Sugar Land Skeeters (Sugar Land · TX)

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Technical Services: Statistics
Summary of Responsibilities:
The Sugar Land Skeeters are currently looking for individuals with strong baseball knowledge and scoring experience to work select home games at Constellation Field during the 2021 season. The 60-game home season is scheduled to begin on Thursday, May 20th and concludes on Tuesday, September 21st.

The Stats Stringer runs the statistics input program that populates the official box score and records the official statistics during each home game throughout the season. This is a Press Box position that requires a person to be at a computer or desk for most of their time at the ballpark. Must be able to communicate clearly both in person and over the phone.

Essential Functions of the Job:
  • Run the MiLB Gameday Program (Minor League Baseball's program for populating official box scores and recording official statistics) in conjunction with the Official Scorer
  • Deliver finalized box scores to managers, coaches and media after each home game

Education and Experience Required:
  • Previous experience (Press Box exposure, preferred) with a professional or college sports team, preferably baseball
  • Exceptional (and demonstrable) knowledge of baseball and how to score a baseball game
  • Strong computer proficiency and the ability to quickly learn and operate new software
  • Regular availability to attend games in-person on weekdays, nights, weekends and holidays

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.