Heidi Watney Biography
|Date of Birth:||1981 , May-19|
|Age:||37 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Father||Dean Mitchell Watney|
|Birth Place/City||Fresno, California|
|Working For||MLB Network|
|Net Worth||$ 3 million|
|Hair Color||Dyed Brown|
|Weight in KG||61 KG|
|Affair with||Jake Peavy|
|Education||University of San Diego|
Heidi Watney, an American sportscaster, is a host and reporter for MLB Network. She is hosting the weeknight baseball highlights show Quick Pitch.
She has worked in various sports channels NESN, Time Warner Cable SportsNet and KMPH-TV. She is also a former host of ESPN radio 1430 KFIG.
Early Life and Education
Heidi Watney was born in San Diego, United States of America on May 19, 1981. She was born as the only child of her parents; her mother name was Alison Brooks and her father Dean Mitchell Watney. Her mother was a reporter and her father was in the US army.
They move around quiet frequently due to the nature of his father's job. They also lived in Vietnam for two year and after returning from Vietnam her parents got divorced. Later she chooses her mother to live with, though her father remarried but Heidi was close to her father as they lived nearby. Her nationality is American. Her ethnicity is White. And her star sign is Taurus.
She joined Clovis West High School in Fresno and later graduated from there. From her high school days she was very active in extracurricular activities she used to participate in diving, gymnastics, hurdles and also she was a cheerleader.
As she was a National Merit Scholar she attended University of San Diego on an academic scholarship. In 2003 she got her graduated degree with honors. In 2002, she was the first runner-up of Miss California pageant.
Watney in the initial stage of her career during 2008, she was on-field reporter of the Boston Red Sox. She also worked as host of The Ultimate Red Sox Show and The Red Sox Report on NESN, which was a Boston-based regional sports network. Heidi Watney also worked for a sports talk radio host for ESPN Radio 1430 KFIG. Her other work includes a weekend sports anchor for KMPH-TV.
In 2011, she worked as a sideline reporter for the upcoming regional sports network Time Warner Cable SportsNet. In September 2012 she joined MLB Network after she quit Time Warner. Since, 2013 she is been featured in the MLB Network's show Quick Pitch every weeknight.
Heidi Watney is a married woman. She is married to married to Mike Wickham since 2014.
Heidi Watney was in a relationship with baseball player Jake Peavy. In 2008 she was romantically linked with Jason Varitek.
They meet at Fenway Park during her work and they fell in love. At the end of 2008 they separated. And in 2009, there was a rumor that she was dating Nick Green, but there was no any official confirmation made by Watney or Green.
Watney is very hot and beautiful; she was also voted one of the most sexist women in sports job. She has a killer body which measures 32-24-26. She has a blonde hair and blue eyes. Her net worth is estimated to be around 3 to 5 million dollars. But there is no update of her salary.