Matt Yallof is a famous American sports commentator for MLB Network and NHL Network, debuting on June 3, 2009.
Matt Yallof Biography
Matt Yallof is a famous American sports commentator for MLB Network and NHL Network, debuting on June 3, 2009. He hosts the regular season studio show ”The Rundown” and MLB Network Strike Zone. Additionally, Matt appears on ”MLB Tonight” and Quick Pitch”.
Matt Yallof Education
Yallof attended Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pennsylvania, where he graduated. He previously graduated from a local high school in his hometown.
Matt Yallof Career
Yallof started his profession working at WKBW-TV in Buffalo, New York, CNN and CNN/SI. He went on to work at Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia, where he earned four regional Emmy awards. After that, he went on to work as the lead host of the New York Mets pre-and post-game show and also as a fill-in host for ‘The WheelHouse and Geico SportsNite on SportsNet New York.
Matt then joined MLB Network and NHL Network on June 3, 2009, as a sports commentator. He hosts the regular season studio show ”The Rundown” and MLB Network Strike Zone. Matt also appears on ”MLB Tonight” and Quick Pitch”. He suffered an Ischemic Stroke at his home in Armonk, New York on July 29, 2016. Matt spent a week in the ICU and then a month in a rehab clinic, where he had to undergo physical occupational, and speech therapy. A few days following his stroke, 2 of his wife’s friends set up a YouCaring page to assist him with medical expenses, which was quickly passed around social media and the page has raised $69, 192 to assist with the medical expenses.
In April 2017, Matt made his first appearance back on MBL Network, hosting MLB Network Strike Zone every Tuesday and Friday, which he will carry on doing until further notice.
Matt Yallof Age
Matthew Yallof is 54 years old as of 2022 and was born on September 24, 1968, in Smithtown, New York in the United States of America. He celebrates his birthday on the 24th of September each year.
Matt Yallof Height
Yallof stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 7 Inches (Approx. 1.74 m) tall.
Matt Yallof Family
Yallof was born in Smithtown, New York but has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Matt has any siblings, but he is of White ethnicity and American nationality.
Matt Yallof Wife
Yallof is currently married to his loving and supportive wife Amy Yallof, and is blessed with three children. Amy was very supportive throughout the time Matt was hospitalized due to a stroke, and together with her friends, she helped raise money for his medical expenses.
Matt Yallof’s Net Worth
Yallof has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he/she has earned through being a sports commentator.
Matt Yallof Salary
Yallof earns an annual salary ranging between $70,000 – $ 125,000.