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The Run Prevention Fellow will aid in the Major League player development and advance scouting processes, providing meticulous analysis of pitching mechanics for the Major League coaching staff.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide mechanical analysis of Major League Pitchers for coaching staff

  • Serve as point person for internal and external mechanical review

  • Utilize video and data analysis to determine patterns and irregularities

  • Monitor and report on league-wide trends, actions, and advancements in the pitching industry

  • Complete exhaustive research projects for the Major League Run Prevention staff

  • Present research findings through an assortment of in-depth reports, videos, overlays, and presentations

  • Assist Manager, Pitching Strategy in completing daily technical tasks, such as the collection and importation of Trackman data and Edgertronic video

  • Contribute to the Club’s advance scouting and baseball operations efforts

QUALIFICATIONS

Required:

  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university

  • Advanced knowledge of video editing software and tools

  • Deep passion for baseball, baseball analytics, and baseball strategy

  • Prior experience operating Edgertronic video cameras and Trackman software

  • Ability to multitask, problem solve, and work within a fast-paced deadline-driven environment

  • Excellent at written and oral communication

  • Ability to articulate complex data/concepts and filter to applicable personnel

  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills

  • Ability to work flexible hours including nights, weekends, and holidays

Desired:

  • Proficiency with SQL

  • Prior experience working with Hawkeye and/or motion capture systems

  • Prior experience in baseball operations is preferred, pro scouting and/or professional playing experience a plus

  • Proficiency in Spanish is a plus

  • Familiarity with the industry standard advanced metrics and latest evaluation methods

DISCLAIMER:

The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the employee in this position. The duties listed do not represent an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of a person in this position.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY STATEMENT:

The Baltimore Orioles are an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of the Baltimore Orioles to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race (including hair textures, afro hairstyles, or protective hairstyles), color, national origin or ancestry, religion or creed, gender or sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, citizenship status, marital status, veteran’s status, genetic predisposition or carrier status, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law.

COVID VACCINATION:

Vaccination against COVID-19 is a requirement of the position, subject to consideration of reasonable accommodations for documented medical or religious needs that do not pose an undue hardship.

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