|Born||December 2, 1960 (age 52)
East Orange, New Jersey
|Education||Penn State University,
Tom Verducci (born December 2, 1960) is an American sportswriter and writes for Sports Illustrated and its online magazine SI.com. He writes primarily about baseball. He is also a field reporter for the MLB postseason on TBS. He also appears on Hot Stove and MLB Tonight on MLB Network as a baseball insider.
Early life and education
After a one-year stint at Florida Today, he moved to New York Newsday in 1983 and became a columnist there in 1990. He began writing for Sports Illustrated in 1993. He is a regular guest on The Dan Patrick Show.
Tom Verducci works as a broadcaster for three of the four networks covering Major League Baseball: MLB Network, TBS and FOX. Verducci is an insider for MLB Network studio programs as well as an occasional commentator for their live games. He commentates weekly games on FOX Saturday Baseball and is a post-season studio analyst for TBS.
- Tom Verducci Archive, Sports Illustrated. Accessed October 7, 2007
- Caldwell, David. "All the Tools: Sports Illustrated’s Tom Verducci brings intelligence and an instinct for the game to his coverage of baseball.", New Jersey Monthly, August 16, 2010. Accessed January 25, 2011.
- Column archive at Sports Illustrated
- Tom Verducci at the Internet Movie Database
- Works by or about Tom Verducci in libraries (WorldCat catalog)
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