Report: ESPN to hire Jeff Passan as top baseball insider
4 monthes ago - By TheScore
ESPN is set to hire current Yahoo Sports baseball reporter Jeff Passan, sources told Andrew Marchand of the New York Post. The 38-year-old reporter is expected to start after the new year and will continue to write for Yahoo Sports in the interim, Marchand added. While Passan isn't expected to be on game broadcasts right away, he'll be asked to appear on television often. Passan is widely regarded as one of the top news breakers and insiders of Major League Baseball, along with The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal, Fancred's Jon Heyman, and the Post's Joel Sherman. The addition by ESPN follows the...
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ESPN poaches Yahoo star as its new Schefter of baseball
4 monthes ago - By New York Post
ESPN has Adam Schefter on the NFL, Adrian Wojnarowski on the NBA and now it is hiring Yahoo's Jeff Passan with the plan for him to be its top breaking-news insider on Major League Baseball, sources have told The Post. The network has baseball information guys already in Buster Olney, Tim Kurkjian and Pedro Gomez...
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