She dresses in a professional style, choosing not to wear jeans or dresses, even on hot summer days when her male colleagues will wear shorts to the ballpark.
There are different relationships and different circumstances. ESPN.com’s Jackie Mac Mullan is an icon in sports journalism and an idol to a younger generation of reporters such as Mc Caffrey and Auerbach, both of whom are in their 20s.
It happens elsewhere, too — former Red Sox pitcher Derek Lowe began dating Fox personality Carolyn Hughes when he joined the Dodgers.
She lost her job, and they were eventually married. ESPN college football reporter Sam (Steele) Ponder married NFL quarterback Christian Ponder.
Young, attractive, and in the players’ case, rich people are in close proximity for months on end, including often on the road.
Such relationships have become so prevalent here in recent years that the Washington Post saw fit to put together an aggregated collection of all the athlete/reporter relationships (both real and rumored) in Boston.
At a minimum, companies and their employees should have a set policy and procedure in place to counter the risks associated with these personal apps to prevent the potential breach or loss of both personal and company information.