On the heels of the Baseball Winter Meetings in San Diego, MiLB.com reporter Benjamin Hill has announced his inaugural Minoring in Business Awards or “Bizzies” for 2014, based on his extensive ballpark travels during the 2014 season. Categories include Best Fun Zone Attraction, Best Between-Inning On-Field Attraction, Best Between-Inning Mascot Race, Best Fan, Best Ballpark Snack, Best Toilet, Best Team T-Shirt, and Best Launch-A-Ball. Read more and view photos here.
Tag Archives: Minoring in Business
Roger Dean Stadium: A Really Busy Place
In his “Minoring in Business” series, MiLB.com reporter Benjamin Hill takes at look at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter (FL) as, arguably, the busiest ballpark on the planet. Read more here.
Filed under Personnel & Operations, Stadium Issues
Women in the Baseball Workplace
Long hours and lousy pay are just a few of the downers baseball’s front office personnel have to deal with, but there are a few extra challenges for women in an industry dominated by men. MLB.com reporter Benjamin Hill takes a look at women in baseball in his most-recent Minoring in Business column. Read more here.
Filed under Personnel & Operations
Exploiting Your Team’s Baseball Past
MLB.com reporter Benjamin Hill takes a look at the Single-A Visalia Rawhide (California League) as a fine example of a franchise that is maximizing the value of its baseball history to drive the team’s image and success. Read more here.
Filed under Branding & Marketing