Heidi Watney is a well-known American sportscaster who works for MLB Network as a host and reporter.
Heidi graduated from the University of San Diego, and after then she worked as a sportscaster at New England Sports Network in Boston, Time Warner Cable SportsNet in Los Angeles, and two stations in Fresno.
After Alexa Datt left MLB Network in November to join Bally Sports Midwest, while Heidi Watney, the long-time host of Quick Pitch, announced on Twitter that she had moved back to California and would soon be announcing her next role in baseball.
Watney competed in hurdles, diving, gymnastics, and cheerleading at Clovis West High School in Fresno, and was a National Merit Scholar who received an academic scholarship to the University of San Diego, where she graduated with honors in 2003.
Watney has an history as a model, as she competed in the Miss California USA pageant in 2002, finishing first runner-up.
Heidi Watney has always desired to work in the media due to her amazing beauty and stunning form.
She tried her hand at modeling on the day of the start after finishing her undergraduate degree, afterwards she expressed an interest in reporting and broadcasting as a result of her passion for sports and journalism. The young woman began her career as a reporter for Fresno’s KFIg-AM radio station.
She went on to work for KUSI News in San Diego, California, as a sports reporter and associate producer. Heidi’s life changed when she joined ESPN Radio 1430 KFIG as a sports anchor and host.
In addition, the Californian served as a weekend sports anchor for KMPH – TV. She joined the New England Sports Network (NESN) in Boston in 2008.
Her networth is estimated to be around $3 million, as her annual compensation is $250,000.
Watney worked as an on-field reporter and host for The Red Sox Report and The Ultimate Red Sox Report, as well as NESN, after working for a while.
The Ultimate Red Sox Report grew in popularity over time, allowing her to become well-known among sports enthusiasts. She opted to leave NESN in 2011.
Heidi Watney and Mike Wickham are happily married, Her husband, Mike, works for the Miami Marlins LLC as a Director of Baseball Operations.
Heidi and her husband got married on December 31, 2014. Edgewater, New Jersey, hosted the wedding ceremony. They are currently living a happily married life with no signs of divorce or separation.
Before Heidi commited to her life partner, Heidi was first in love with Jason Varitek, a former baseball player, in 2008. On the other hand, Watney was the subject of a rumor in 2009. At the time, various media outlets reported on Heidi Watney and Nick Green’s purported relationship.