Job Posting: Boston Red Sox Major League Strategic Information Assistant

Position: Assistant, Major League Strategic Information

Department: Major League Strategic Information
Reports To: Director, Baseball Analytics & Manager, Major League Strategic Information
Location: Boston, MA

Position Overview:
The Boston Red Sox are seeking an Assistant for the team’s Major League Strategic Information (MLSI) department. The role is an office-based position that works closely with department leadership to provide support across all areas of the MLSI operation. These areas include but are not limited to administrative responsibilities, assisting the MLSI Analyst and Coordinator, and using all MLSI materials to help drive progress in the process of advance scouting and improving internal player production in support of the Major League staff.


  • Implement and improve processes across all areas of the operation.
  • Organize, maintain and deliver MLSI materials to the ML coaching staff.
  • Run daily scripts to generate game-specific materials.
  • Remain up-to-date with league transactions so all materials include current rosters and daily lineups, including any last-minute changes prior to that day’s game.
  • Set up and operate technology that aids in player development (i.e. portable TrackMan) during bullpens and batting practice.
  • Assist the MLSI Analyst and Coordinator with advance scouting tasks.
  • Assist the ML Video Coordinator in the capture and distribution of game and practice video.
  • Attend pre-game and pre-series advance meetings with the ML coaching staff.
  • Email daily game recaps to the coaching staff, players and Front Office.
  • Generate one-off summary reports as requested from coaching staff or Front Office.


  • Proficiency with modern database technologies including SQL.
  • Demonstrated experience with programming languages (e.g., R) preferred.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate technical ideas to non-technical audiences using data visualization.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office.
  • Strong time management skills.
  • Ability to work evening, weekend, and holiday hours is a must.
  • Strong communication skills.

The Red Sox (or FSM) requires proof of COVID-19 vaccination as a condition of employment, subject to applicable legal requirements.

To Apply:
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