Job Posting: Twins Baseball Research Analyst

Position: Analyst, Baseball Research

Location: Minneapolis, MN

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Statistical modeling and quantitative analysis to aid in the creation and improvement of models/tools for decision making in player development, game strategy, scouting, trades and free agency.
  • Assist R&D department with data and model quality assurance.
  • Prepare reports and presentations to disseminate information throughout baseball operations.
  • Facilitate greater knowledge within R&D department of modeling best practices.
  • Perform ad hoc quantitative projects to support baseball operations.


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in mathematics, statistics, economics, physics or other quantitative field.
  • 1-5 years of full-time work experience in a quantitative field.
  • Data analyst experience: ability to interpret and analyze statistics.
  • Exceptional skill communicating complex statistical concepts.
  • Experience with statistical programs such as R, Python, Matlab, SPSS, Stata.

To Apply:
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Damn, was Mauer the research analyst too? This guy really did it all.