Quick Facts Michael Kay

  • NameMichael Kay
  • Birth NameMichael Neil Kay
  • Birth PlaceNew York City
  • ProfessionJournalist, Sports broadcaster
  • Marriedyes
  • Married toJodi Applegate
  • EducationBronx High School of Science, Fordham University
  • ChildrenCaledonia Rose Kay and Charles Applegate Kay
  • AwardsEmmy award

Michael Kay, the whose born name is Michael Neil Kay is one of the famous and top sports broadcaster of America. Born in the year 1961, February 2, he is best to reckon as Journalist, baseball play-by-play announcer, interviewer, radio sports, host, and TV personality by profession. Being in the industry for a long time, he currently serves the New York Yankees as a play-by-play broadcaster. Besides, he is also best to reckon as the host of Centerstage of YES Network, The Michael Kay Show from WEPN-FM, and simulcast from ESPN Xtra and XM Satellite Radio. The award-winning sports journalist has won an Emmy award for his extraordinary contribution towards the Yankees, besides, many people admire his broadcasting style.


Accounting his early childhood memo, he serves himself as the native of New York City. He represents himself as the nephew of actor Danny Aiello. Kay attended Bronx High School of Science and graduated from Fordham University in Bachelor of Arts majoring in communications. During high school, he has the record of involving as youth reporter and engage himself as the alumni of WFUV network.


Mentioning some facts about his professional life, he began his career from New York Post in the year 1982 as general assignment writer. Having years of experience in the network, he became the Yankees beat writing an assignment in the year 1987. In 1989, he joined Daily News and side job at Yankees and started to show his wonder in Madison Square Garden Network. Coming to this far, he has a record of involving in WABC-TV, ABC Radio, WCBS, YES Network and ESPN. You can read his full bio in Michael Kay wiki. It is believed that he is receiving a huge amount of salary for his service, while Michael Kay net worth stands $2 million.



Covering his sensational personal life history, he has both lives in perfect shape. He served as the master and has been successful in running both the lives in a smooth manner. Regarding his height and physical appearances, he is one of the stylish men of the media. Though he has average kind of body, he has won the heart of millions of people by his looks and by his talking style. Many people simply copy his talking style and considered him as one of their idols too. Besides, he has the height of 6 feet 4 inch and looks enormous and best when he wears tie and suit.

When it comes to dating and personal status, he has been a romantic person in his life. Kay might have several relationships in the past, however, this news and records have been well hidden from the media. He has not been linked with many women in her life prior to her girlfriend turned wife, Jodi Applegate. The couple after years of boyfriend and girlfriend status finally decided to tie their wedding knot in the year 2011. Coming to this far, the couple is blessed with two children named Caledonia Rose Kay and Charles Applegate Kay. After all these years of marriage, the couple bond has been pretty strong and so far, there’s no news and rumors which can end their happy marital relationship and lead to further divorce phase.