Tag: Baseball

Jan 22

Online Marketing, and a Little Baseball

Mark Whittaker Little League

The tagline on my website / blog says “Online Media and Marketing … and a Little Baseball.” It combines my vocation and one of my favorite avocations. I’ve been a baseball fan since age 9 or so, when I first started playing in the local Little League. I was awkward and terrible, but the games …

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Apr 15

Pirates blog: One case for paid content

For two years or so, I’ve watched the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette’s Dejan Kovacevic grow from a newspaper journalist into an online journalist. Dejan is the P-G’s beat writer covering the Pittsburgh Pirates, so it should come as no surprise to those who know me that I’m familiar with his work. He’s an outstanding journalist who is …

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Sep 28

Season tickets

The Pittsburgh Pirates’ season ended today with a 6-1 win in San Diego, so it seems appropriate to recap my experience as a first-time season-ticket holder. I bought a small package in the spring that got me 10 games for the price of eight and a chance to see the Yankees play in PNC Park. …

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