What To Make Of Pandemic Sports

What to Make of Pandemic Sports | SportsE

Call me a pre-pandemic sports person, but the pandemic-era sports were missing something for me. What was missing? Writing helps me think, so I hope you’ll stick with me as I write through this—I have no outline, no agenda, just some things on my mind. Maybe I just need to get some things off my chest.  At … Read more

Why MLB Officiating Is Hurting the Game

Why MLB Officiating Is Hurting The Game | SportsE

It is one of the most universal rivalries in all of sports — it’s the fans, players, and coaches against the games’ officiators. The umpires and referees are there to do a job and depending on what side of the playing field you’re on, they are either making calls in your team’s favor or against … Read more

SportsMatterz | Sports Content Creation

SportsMatterz | Sports Content Creation

Getting deep with sports content creation. This is SportsMatterz, a SportsEpreneur Podcast Series. Bringing you real stories from the world of sports and entrepreneurship. Because as we say, sports matter. In this episode, John Priore welcomes SportsEpreneur writer, Kimberly Bates. We get into a unique way of storytelling and baseball adapting to the new age–as … Read more

Excitement Returns To Major League Baseball

Excitement Returns To Major League Baseball | MLB Passion at SportsE

An MLB passion piece with the Dodgers and Padres as the catalyst If there is one common argument among young baseball fans and those who don’t dedicate their life to the game, it’s this: baseball is a dying, boring sport. When the Padres hosted the Dodgers for a weekend series in Petco Park, mediocre baseball … Read more

Taking a Stand Against MLB Blackout Restrictions

MLB Blackout Restrictions | SportsEpreneur

If you’re a Major League Baseball fan to any degree, you know how much everyone hates the MLB blackout restrictions. For everyone else, let me break it all down for you. The basic idea of a blackout is if you can go watch a game in person, the league doesn’t want you watching it on … Read more

Is Being a White Sox Fan Driving Me Insane?

Is Being a White Sox Fan Driving Me Insane? | SportsEpreneur

“Is Being a White Sox Fan Driving Me Insane” is an article written by KazCM creator, Charlie Westerman.  A journey of a million miles begins with a 0-0 start. It was a Friday afternoon last July. I had finished all of my weekly tasks which meant there was only one thing left to focus on: opening night … Read more

The New Rookie

The New Rookie: A Baseball Reporter's Memoir | Whit Merrifield | SE

On June 13, 2016, Whit Merrifield, the newest rookie of the Kansas City Royals, hit his first major league home run off of the Cleveland Indians’ Carlos Carrasco. Seconds after, on June 13, 2016, I looked at my dad in section 139 of Kauffman Stadium and told him “I’m going to be a baseball reporter … Read more

The Houston Astros Storyline Heading Into 2021

The Houston Astros Storyline Heading Into 2021 | SportsEpreneur Baseball

The 2020 Houston Astros avoided the cheating fallout. What will the 2021 Houston Astros storyline be? You might be able to make a case that the Houston Astros are the luckiest team in the entire sports world. Yeah, they made it to Game 7 of the ALCS against the Tampa Bay Rays after being down … Read more

The MLB Needs to Give Access to Content, Not Blackouts

The MLB Blackout Policy

A brief analysis of the MLB blackout policy and the impact it has on the younger generation of fans. Ask any older baseball fan why they love their team—I will almost guarantee you it’s because their parents were fans of that same team. Maybe they grew up watching the games on television with their parents … Read more

NBA TV Ratings and Sports During the Pandemic

NBA TV Ratings and Sports During the Pandemic | SportsEpreneur

A look around the sports world with a focus on NBA TV ratings, bubbles, broadcasting, and sports during the pandemic. In the sports world, like just about everywhere else, 2020 has been a year like no other. As concern for the COVID-19 pandemic peaked, organized, professional sports all but ground to a halt. Then, rightly … Read more