Ross Ohlendorf: From Major League Pitcher to Unpaid Intern

Ross Ohlendorf has a decent full-time job -- as a starting pitcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates. But he's spending the winter in a cramped office of the Agriculture Department in Washington -- where his main focus has been tracking the migration of cattle diseases. Ohlendorf, a 27-year-old Pirates right-hander, is serving as an unpaid intern at the US Department of Agriculture. He logs roughly 20 hours a week behind his desk, in a small room that he shares with a fellow intern, in an anonymous...Full Story
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