The New York Yankees are a Major League Baseball team that plays in the American League East Division. The Yankees announcers for today’s game are listed below.
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The Yankees are a professional baseball team based in the Bronx, New York. They compete in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a member club of the American League (AL) East division. The Yankees are one of two major league clubs based in New York City, the other being the National League’s (NL) New York Mets
Yankees fans can listen to the game on WFAN 660/101.9 FM. The announcers for today’s game are John Sterling and Suzyn Waldman.
Michael Kay is an American sportscaster. Kay is the television play-by-play announcer for the New York Yankees, and hosts CenterStage on YES. He also has a radio show on WEPN-FM ESPN New York 98.7 FM, where he is joined by Don LaGreca.
Kay was born in Bronxville, New York. He went to Bronxville High School and then Syracuse University, graduating with a degree in broadcast journalism in 1982.
He began his broadcasting career that same year as an overnight sports anchor for WTVH in Syracuse. He then moved to WPIX in New York City, where he served as a weekend sports anchor/reporter (1982–1986) and sports anchor (1986–1992). In 1992, Kay became the lead play-by-play announcer for the Triple-A Syracuse Chiefs – a position he held until 1997.
Kenneth Wayne Singleton (born April 10, 1947) is an American former professional baseball player and current television sports commentator. He played as an outfielder and designated hitter in Major League Baseball from 1970 to 1984, most notably as a member of the New York Yankees dynasty that won three consecutive World Series championships between 1977 and 1979. He also played for the Montreal Expos and Baltimore Orioles. Singleton was a switch-hitter who threw left-handed, stood 6 feet tall (1.83 m) and weighed 185 pounds (84 kg) during his playing career.
After his playing career, Singleton worked as a color commentator for Yankees broadcasts on the MSG Network from 1989 to 1997, and again from 1999 to 2001. Since 2002, he has served as a color commentator on Orioles television broadcasts on Home Team Sports (HTS). HTS evolved into the Mid-Atlantic Sports Network (MASN) in 2007, at which time Singleton’s broadcast territory expanded to include Washington Nationals games shown on MASN as well.
Former New York Yankees All-Star outfielder Paul O’Neill will serve as a guest announcer for the team’s game against the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday, July 24.
O’Neill, who played for the Yankees from 1993 to 2001, will join other members of the YES Network broadcast team in the booth for the 7:05 p.m. ET contest. He will work alongside play-by-play announcer Michael Kay and color analyst Ken Singleton.
During his career with the Yankees, O’Neill was a five-time World Series champion and was named to four American League All-Star teams. He was also a two-time AL Silver Slugger Award winner and a five-time AL player of the week.
In conclusion, the announcers for the Yankees game today are Michael Kay, Ken Singleton, and Paul O’Neill.