Former 15 years ESPN Research/Writer and Current Senior Research Analyst for Sports Info Solutions, Mark Simon
By: Kolby Castillo
The guest on this Sports As A Job podcast episode is Mark Simon. Mark is currently a Senior Research Analyst for Sports Info Solutions. He tells stories with numbers. He previously spent 15 years with ESPN as a Researcher and Writer. Mark is also an author of the "Yankees Index" that came out in 2016. The book uses statistical accomplishments as a storytelling device. In this episode, we discuss Mark's love for numbers. We also discuss how in 2018 he made the decision to leave ESPN after spending 15 years there. Let Mark Simon's story help you create your own.