Peter Gammons Bio, Age, Height, MLB Network, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Wife

Peter Gammons Bio, Wiki

Peter Gammons is a Hall of Fame award-winning baseball writer working for MLB Network, serving as an insider. He has been working with this station since 2009.

Peter Gammons Age

Gammons is 78 years old as of 2023. He was born in Boston, Massachusetts, United States on the 9th of April 1945.

Peter Gammons Height

Gammons stands approximately 6 feet 1 inch (1. 85 ) and weighs around 94 kg.

Peter Gammons Education

For his education, Peter went to Groton School. After graduating from Groton in 1965, he enrolled at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he was part of St. Anthony Hall.

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Peter Gammons Career

Gammons serves as an MLB Network insider, continuing an illustrious 50-year profession in journalism that has reshaped the very coverage of the game. He provides commentary and analysis on breaking news and special events, including the National Baseball Hall of Fame election announcement, First-Year Player Draft, Winter Meetings, Trade Deadline, All-Star Game, and Postseason coverage. Peter frequently appears on the offseason morning show Hot Stove. He also does studio work for short documentary-style pieces and contributes to the Spring Training series 30 Clubs in 30 Days.

In 2005, he was awarded the BBWAA Career Excellence Award for outstanding baseball writing, voted on by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America, and rewarded during the Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in Cooperstown, N.Y. Peter was honored with National Sportswriter of the Year honors in 1989, 1990, and 1993 from the Sportswriters Association (NSSA) and the National Sportscasters and was awarded an honorary Poynter Fellow from Yale University. In 2018, the Cape Cod Baseball League declared the unveiling of their new “Peter Award for Distinction and Excellence,” which is given to an organization or a person who has made unique and exceptional contributions to the league through development and performance.

Before joining MLB Network in 2009, Gammons was a baseball analyst for ESPN, beginning in 1988, and served as a writer for ESPN The Magazine and He commenced reporting in 1969, for the Boston Globe, where he started a signature weekly Sunday baseball notes column that has since become a staple of baseball news coverage. Gammons also has covered college basketball, the NHL, and Major League Baseball for Sports Illustrated between 1976 and 1990 and was a contributor to Baseball America. In 1984, Gammons authored the critically acclaimed book Beyond the Sixth Game, a look at free agency.

Peter Gammons’ Net Worth

In Peter’s career as a sportscaster, he was able to amass a net worth between $5 Million and $ 15 million

Peter Gammons Salary

Peter acquires annual earnings that range between $ 278, 965, and $ 356, 045.

Peter Gammons’ Parents and Siblings

Gammons was born in Boston and raised by parents in Groton, Massachusetts. He is the son of Ned Gammons and Betty Gammons. His dad, Ned worked as the music teacher at the prestigious Groton School and had passed his sense of rhythm down to him. He has an older brother though he has not revealed his name to the public.

Peter Gammons Wife

Gammons is married to Gloria. The duo has been together for more than 55 years and they reside in Boston, Massachusetts, and Cape Cod, Massachusetts. However, Peter has not revealed whether he has a kid or not.

Peter Gammons MLB Network

Gammons works at MLB Network, where he works alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists, such as;

  1. Cliff Floyd
  2. Yonder Alonso
  3. Greg Amsinger
  4. Ruben Amaro, Jr.
  5. A.J. Andrews
  6. Alex Avila
  7. Ron Darling
  8. Ryan Dempster
  9. Mark DeRosa
  10. Robert Flores
  11. Lauren Gardner
  12. Jon Heyman
  13. Brian Kenny
  14. Al Leiter
  15. Mike Lowell
  16. Keiana Martin
  17. Pedro Martinez
  18. Cameron Maybin
  19. Kevin Millar
  20. Jon Morosi
  21. Kelly Nash
  22. Melanie Newman
  23. Dan O’Dowd
  24. Jake Peavy
  25. Hunter Pence
  26. Carlos Peña
  27. Bo Porter
  28. Albert Pujols
  29. Harold Reynolds
  30. Bill Ripken
  31. Alanna Rizzo
  32. Christopher Russo
  33. Siera Santos
  34. Xavier Scruggs
  35. Lauren Shehadi
  36. Joel Sherman
  37. Jim Thome
  38. Matt Vasgersian
  39. Adnan Virk
  40. Tom Verducci
  41. Chris Young
  42. Jayson Stark
  43. Dan Plesac
  44. Matt Yallof
  45. Bob Costas

Peter Gammons Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

Gammons is vocal on his social media accounts, where he posts often. On his Twitter account, he has about 546.8K Followers 107K followers on his Facebook page, and 202K followers, on his Instagram account.