About Us

Jason Stanford

Managing Business Partner

I was a member of 1994 CDO State Championship team. Attended Barton County Community College in Great Bend, Kansas (1996, 97) Academic All-American. Attended the University of North Carolina at Charlotte (1998, 99) and was an All-Conference USA selection both years. Won 14 straight Conference games. Non-Drafted free agent signed by Cleveland Indians in November 1999. Named Indians Bob Feller Minor League Pitcher of the Year (2000), I made my major league debut with the Indians in 2003 against the Minnesota Twins. First Major League win came against Toronto Blue Jays. Was a member of TEAM USA 2001, 2003. Won Silver Medal and Best World Pitcher 2001 In World Cup. Played 8 straight seasons for the Buffalo Bisons (AAA Club for Indians starting 2001).

In 2009, I started working for SportsTime Ohio and WKYC (NBC). 2011 started working as the Indians Pre and Post game Analyst. 2013 started working for Fox Sports continuing in same role as 2011. I currently own Stanford Baseball Academy and SBA Aces Non-Profit baseball program.


David Knott

Managing Business Partner

David is a parent of a College Baseball Pitcher attending Mercyhurst University in Erie, Pennsylvania. He is also the Founder and Executive Director of a 501-C3 Non-Profit organization called “Home Of The Brave USA“, devoted to develop fully serviceable, sustainable communities for the United States military wounded veteran.


Brandon Smith

National Sales Director

Brandon graduated from Rhode Island University, Division 1 baseball player for The Rams. Served as assistant strength and conditioning coach for New York Yankees and Cleveland Indians, working with both major and minor league players.