Join us on May 5 for Ballpark Figures with ESPN’s Mina Kimes

Ballpark Figures with Shakeia Taylor and Mina Kimes

APRIL 7, 2022 — All SABR members are invited to join us on Thursday, May 5 for SABR’s Ballpark Figures, a new Zoom interview series hosted by award-winning writer Shakeia Taylor. The virtual Zoom event is free and open to all active SABR members.

Thursday, May 5, 2022
8:00 p.m. EDT

This month’s guest is Mina Kimes, award-winning journalist, analyst, podcast host and television contributor for ESPN since 2014. She is a highly acclaimed football analyst and appears regularly on NFL Live, SportsCenter, Around the Horn, and other TV programs across the network. In addition, she hosts The Mina Kimes Show featuring Lenny podcast and was the original host for the ESPN Daily podcast. In 2017, her ESPN The Magazine article, “The Art of Letting Go,” on bat flips in the Korea Baseball Organization, won a SABR Analytics Conference Research Award for best historical analysis or commentary. Prior to ESPN, she worked for Bloomberg News and Fortune Magazine, where she penned pieces on topics from arms exports to tainted drugs.

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Originally published: April 7, 2022. Last Updated: April 7, 2022.