Sean McDonough Red Sox, ESPN, Biography and Wiki
Sean McDonough is a renowned American sportscaster currently working at ESPN and WEEI Red Sox Radio Network.
McDonough began his broadcasting career in 1982 as the play-by-play announcer for the Syracuse Chiefs of the International League in Syracuse, New York, United States. Later on, Sean began broadcasting Boston Red Sox games on WSBK-TV until 2005 when his contract ended. Sean returned to Red Sox broadcasts as a part-time play-by-play announcer on the team’s radio network in 2019 and became a permanent part-time announcer after announcing 32 games that season.
Between 1990 to 1999, Sean worked for CBS Sports where he broadcast college basketball, College football, NFL, US Open tennis, golf, and three Winter Olympics (bobsled and luge in both 1992 and 1994 and ice hockey in 1998). Since 2000, Sean has announced Baseball, college football, golf, college basketball, NBA, NHL, and NCAA hockey for ESPN on ABC. McDonough began play-by-play work for the NFL on ESPN Radio in 2013 and in 2016, he was named the lead play-by-play announcer for Monday Night Football until March 2018.
Sean McDonough’s Profile Summary
- Real name: Sean McDonough
- Birthday: May 13, 1962
- Age: 60 years old (Turning 61 years on May 13, 2023)
- Place of Birth: Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
- Profession: Sportscaster
- Net Worth: $3 million
- Gender: Male
- Height: 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m)
- Nationality: American
- Parents: Wilma and Will McDonough
- College: Syracuse University
Sean McDonough Age and Birthday
McDonough was born on May 13, 1962, in Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America. Sean is 60 years old and he will be turning 61 years on May 13, 2023. He is of American nationality and citizenship.
Sean McDonough Height
McDonough is a man of average stature who stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m) tall.
Sean McDonough Family/Parents, Siblings
McDonough was born in Boston, Massachusetts to Wilma and Will McDonough (1935- 2003) who was a sportswriter at The Boston Globe and also worked as an on-air football reporter for CBS and NBC. Moreover, Sean has two biological siblings, Erin and Terry, and two step-siblings, Ryan and Cara.
Sean McDonough Wife, Is He Married?
Information regarding Sean’s marital status maintains a discreet image. McDonough has not yet disclosed whether he is married, single, or engaged.
Sean McDonough Net Worth
McDonough is an American veteran sportscaster who an estimated net worth of $3 million as of 2023.
McDonough Educational Background
After graduating from a high school located in Boston, McDonough attended and graduated from the S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications of Syracuse University in 1984 with a degree in broadcast journalism. During college, Sean worked for Syracuse football coach Dick MacPherson. He interned at the short-lived Enterprise Radio Network in 1981.
Sean McDonough’s Awards and Honors
- In 2014, McDonough was named to the WAER Hall of Fame, Syracuse University’s noncommercial radio station, where he began his sports broadcasting career as a student.
- Sean received an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters from Southern Vermont College.
- Earned the 4th annual Marty Glickman Award from S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications in July 2016.