Don't Expect the Phils to Make Big Mid-Season Move (Until They Make One)

Don't Expect the Phils to Make Big Mid-Season Move (Until They Make One)

"You will not see a major move," Ruben Amaro Jr. has said of the Phillies likelihood of a trade this summer. "But, but, but," you are likely saying. "What about a right-handed bat? Never believe what Rube says."

And then there's Buster Olney adding to the confusion, saying the Phillies appear to be looking for an outfield bat, per his sources.

Moral of the story: don't believe anything you read on the Internet. But you know Rube is going to look into making something happen. He'd be foolish not too. That also doesn't mean he'll get anything done. You know he's got to try though.

NBC Sports Philadelphia Internship - Advertising/Sales


NBC Sports Philadelphia Internship - Advertising/Sales

Position Title: Intern
Department: Advertising/Sales
Company: NBC Sports Philadelphia
# of hours / week: 10 – 20 hours

Deadline: November 20

Basic Function

This position will work closely with the Vice President of Sales in generating revenue through commercial advertisements and sponsorship sales. The intern will gain first-hand sales experience through working with Sales Assistants and AEs on pitches, sales-calls and recapping material.

Duties and Responsibilities

• Assist Account Executive on preparation of Sales Presentations
• Cultivate new account leads for local sales
• Track sponsorships in specified programs
• Assist as point of contact with sponsors on game night set up and pre-game hospitality elements.
• Assist with collection of all proof of performance materials.
• Perform Competitive Network Analysis
• Update Customer database
• Other various projects as assigned


1. Good oral and written communication skills.
2. Knowledge of sports.
3. Ability to work non-traditional hours, weekends & holidays
4. Ability to work in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment
5. Must be 19 years of age or older
6. Must be a student in pursuit of an Associate, Bachelor, Master or Juris Doctor degree
7. Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the US
8. Must have sophomore standing or above
9. Must have a 3.0 GPA

Interested students should apply here and specify they're interested in the ad/sales internship.

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