Chris VitaliFounder / Editor-In-Chief
Founder / Editor In Chief of BallNine. AKA Willie Randolph Hearst. Fan of monkeys and squirrels. Always on the hunt for the world’s best BBQ.
Rocco ConstantinoCo-Founder / Journalist
Rocco is a baseball writer who lives in the dusty corners of Baseball Reference. He works as a College Athletics Director and his second book, a comprehensive history of African American players in MLB history will be released next summer.
Kevin KernanHOF Senior Journalist
Kevin Kernan is in his 45th year writing about sports and people. The previous 23 years he worked for the NY Post. He spent 10 years in San Diego working for the Union-Tribune and co-hosting Sports Talk on KFMB radio.
Hates squirrels and most people. Enjoys licking himself and barking at NHL games on TV.
A submarine pitcher in the New York Mets organization, Josh prides himself on not letting guys cross the plate. Host of a new BallNine podcast coming in Fall 2020. Will argue with you all day in defense of analytics and advanced stats.
Michael TorresFood Review
Father, husband, runner, and food guy. Baseball traveler, stadium food connoisseur, and podcast fill-in. Just here for the hot dogs.
Wife, mother. Living life like a 3-1 count. I flew 10,000 miles to meet Aaron Judge. And I’d do it again.
Joe BlowBat Boy
From Mudville. Heard on Roundhouse. Not sure if that image is even his.
Michael M. CorleoneCMO
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