Ray Ratto

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Ray Ratto
OccupationSports journalist, columnist

Ray Ratto (born 1954) has been a San Francisco Bay Area sportswriter since the 1970s and a sports columnist since the 1980s. A native of Alameda, California, he has been a Senior Insider for the TV station Comcast SportsNet Bay Area (now NBC Sports Bay Area) since 2010, and writes columns for their website.[1] He also has written national columns for espn.com and currently does same at CBS' sportsline.com. Beginning his column-writing career for two now-defunct newspapers, The National and the Peninsula Times Tribune, Ratto later became a staff writer then a columnist for the San Francisco Examiner and the San Francisco Chronicle. He left the Chronicle for CSNBayArea.com in 2010.[2] Ratto is one of 60 sportswriters whose ranking of college football teams makes up the AP Poll. He is a regular on Tom Tolbert's radio show on KNBR.[3]


  1. ^ http://www.csnbayarea.com/blog/ray-ratto/senior-insider-ray-rattos-chat-transcript-614
  2. ^ Stone, Larry (September 27, 2010). "MLB awards too close to call this year". The Seattle Times. Archived from the original on February 9, 2012.
  3. ^ "Tom Tolbert & Ray Ratto Podcast". KNBR-AM. Retrieved 22 September 2015.

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