Job Title:Baseball Editor
Grad Year:2010
Degree(s):Master of Journalism
Industry:Journalism, Sports

What makes you a good mentor?

I'd like to help people looking to develop as professionals, and I believe that's possible through Carleton's program.

About Ben Nicholson-Smith

As the baseball editor for, Ben coordinates and contributes to the site’s MLB coverage with a focus on the Toronto Blue Jays. He also co-hosts Sportsnet’s Blue Jays podcast and contributes regularly to the network’s radio and TV properties.

Before joining Sportsnet, Ben wrote about baseball transactions for MLB Trade Rumors from 2008-13. A native of London, Ont., he graduated from Carleton’s Master of Journalism program in 2010 and from the University of Western Ontario in 2008.