Who is Heidi Watney?
Heidi Watney is an American sportscaster who is currently hosting and reporting for MLB Network. She previously worked for Time Warner Cable SportsNet in Los Angeles, New England Sports Network in Boston, and two stations in Fresno.
Full Name: Heidi Watney
Age: 37 years old
Date of Birth: May 19, 1981
Birthplace: Fresno, California, USA
Father: Mitchell Watney
Mother: Mary Watney
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Blue
Height: 5 ft. 10 inches
Weight: 61 kg
Profession: American sportscaster, model
Husband: Mike Wickham
Age, Wiki, Parents
She was born on May 19, 1981, in Fresno, California. Her father’s name us Dean Micthell Watney and her mother’s name is Mary Watney. The family shifted from one place to another due to her father’s job nature. Her parents were also in Vietnam for two years. But, her parents got divorced when she was still young. Her father then remarried and the continued to stay with her mother but her relationship with her father is good.
Talking about her education history, she attended Clovis West High School and she was used at sports such as diving, hurdles, gymnastics, and also in cheerleading.
She achieved a BA from that University with honors in 2003. Her cousin is Nick Watney(professional golfer).
She began her career as a model. She participated in the beauty pageant and was a runner-up in the 22 ‘Miss Universe’ beauty competition. Later, she began her reporting a broadcasting career. She began working in the local radio station in Fresno. Later, she served as anchor and host for KMPH-TV and ESPN Radio 1430 KFIG. She was fired from her job because of using curse words against the boss there.
Shew hosted ‘The Red Sox Report’ and ‘The Ultimate Red Sox Show’ and continued the job till 2011. She later joined MLB Network in September 2012. Likewise, she hosted the show called ‘Quick Pitch’ and made her appearance on Dropkick Murphy’s music video ‘Going out in style’.
She has an estimated net worth of around $3 million and she has earned that sum of money from her professional career. In addition, she is also involved in charity work and has held events in Boston for the David Ortz Children’s fund to assist in pediatric care.
She is active on social networking sites such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc. She has around 53.3k followers on Instagram, about 145k followers on Twitter, and around 7.7k followers on Facebook.
She has been married to Mike Wickham since December 31, 2015. He is the Director of Baseball Operations at Miami Marlins. The couple has welcomed a son named Jax on April 26. 2018. She is currently living with her family and a dog.
Previously, she dated American professional baseball pitcher Jacob Edward Peavy for few months. Later, she dated Jason Varitek in 2008, who is a former Red Sox baseball player. The pair were spotted spending their name at a Baltimore Bar in 2008. But, the pair separated by the end of 2008.
Also, there was a rumor that she was dating Nick Green but neither of them confirmed the rumor.
Height, Body measurement
She has a height of 5 ft. 10 inches and she weighs 61 kg. Her body measurement is 32-24-26 inches. Also, Heidi has blonde hair and blue eyes.