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
A baseball writer who lives in the dusty corners of Baseball Reference. He is a College Athletics Director and has authored his second book, “Beyond Baseball’s Color Barrier” which is out now.
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.
Former MLB.com, Former Mets beat writer. Former MiLB.com historian. Current author of the Bobblist blog & Ballnine's Can O'Corn
Covers baseball's ``unusual`` events under the pen name Myster Eephus.
40 years in Pro Ball as player, MiLB GM, Red Sox Assistant GM, Angels' GM, Founding President of the Arizona Fall League, and MLB's VP of Umpiring, to name just a few.
Professor Emeritus of History at La Salle University in Philadelphia. His most recent baseball book is: Baseball and American Culture: A History, Rowan & Littlefield, 2018
Deb SeymourContributor / Assoc. Editor
Sports addict who's lived on both coasts (though loyal to her hometown New York City teams). Writer of many articles on education. Blogger at Big Apple Bite Sports blog. Speaker of little bits of many languages.
Mike Nelson is a Director of Sales by day but at night is a boomer baseball ranter who assumes the persona of Joe Blow from Mudville. His biggest baseball claim to fame was hitting for a double cycle in a sandlot game. Dick Allen was mean to him when he was 12 years old
Host of ML Sports Platter Podcast. Also operates PinstripePassion.com. Has interviewed everyone from Derek Jeter to Bob Costas.
Performance and Sport Coach for over 30 years. Written for the NY Post. Contributor to Steve Czaban's Radio Show & has been seen on ESPN.
A native New Yorker and an independent writer who gives it to you in a brutally honest form.
Graduate of Wake Forest University with a Bachelor in History. He loves baseball cards as much as he loves the sport, and loves writing stories about cardboard.
Founder and CEO of the Talent 409 Leadership Academy. Creator and host of the Dynamic Leaders Podcast.
Owner and operator of the T206 Society, and owner and contributor of the book ``The T206 Collection - The Players & Their Stories.``
A submarine pitcher in the New York Mets organization, Josh prides himself on not letting guys cross the plate. 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.
Joe BlowBat Boy
From Mudville. Heard on Roundhouse. Not sure if that image is even his.
Michael M. CorleoneCMO
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