Comcast SportsNet

Twitter Executed a Pretty Impressive Trade Deadline Trolling of Hunter Pence Last Night

Twitter Executed a Pretty Impressive Trade Deadline Trolling of Hunter Pence Last Night

Tens of Phillies fans took to Twitter on Monday night to have some fun with former Liscio's Bakery spokesman and general hungry dude Hunter Pence. The idea was spawned by Friend of the Level and interviewer of The Iron Sheik, FanSince09. He's evil.

FanSince09's idea was a simple one:

The use of pointless hashtags was an #important part of the execution:

And the rest of the crowd joined in on the fun:

Hunter seemed to take it like a pro:

A big shoutout to the SBNation folks for rounding up all of the above tweets. Go look at this GIF of Chad Qualls failing miserably at a routine fist pump to make up for our straight swiping.

As for the Red Sox, Beerleaguer seems to think the Phils made the right move in holding on to Cliff Lee if Boston wasn't willing to part with Xander Bogaerts.

What's for lunch?

>>Twitter traded Hunter Pence to the Red Sox last night [SBNation]

CSNPhilly Internship - Advertising/Sales


CSNPhilly Internship - Advertising/Sales

Position Title: Intern
Department: Advertising/Sales
Company: Comcast SportsNet 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.

About NBC internships