Tom McCarthy Broadcaster, Salary, Height, Bio, Age, Wife, Family, Net Worth and Philadelphia Phillies

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Tom McCarthy Biography and Wikipedia

Tom McCarthy is an American sports broadcaster currently serving as the play-by-play announcer for Philadelphia Phillies television broadcasts. He also provides commentary for National Football League games with Westwood One and has been calling select NFL, NBA, and college basketball games on CBS since 2014. Before this, McCarthy held the position of play-by-play voice for both Saint Joseph’s University men’s and women’s basketball teams.

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Tom McCarthy Education and Sorority

Tom studied at Brick Memorial High School in Brick, New Jersey in 1986. He then joined Trenton State College (now The College of New Jersey) where he graduated in 1990. While in college he was a brother of the Phi Gamma Chi chapter of Alpha Chi Rho.

Tom McCarthy Age

How old is Tom? Tom is 55 years old as of 2023. He was born on July 5, 1968, in Jersey City, New Jersey, United States of America. Her birthday is always celebrated on July 5th of every year. READ: Jacob Tremblay

Tom McCarthy Nationality and Ethnicity

McCarthy holds American nationality and citizenship by birth. He was born and raised in Jersey City, New Jersey, United States. He belongs to the White-American ethnicity/heritage/ancestry.

Tom McCarthy Height

How tall is Tom? He stands at an average height of 6 feet ( 1.83 m) and maintains a body weight of 74 kg.

Tom McCarthy Family

McCarthy was born and raised in Jersey City, New Jersey by his parents. However, information regarding his family members including his father, mother and siblings is currently under research. Originally Published on:

Tom McCarthy Wife

Is Tom married? Tom is currently married to his wife Meg McCarthy. The couple are proud parents to four children including two daughters, Maggie and Kerri, and two sons, Tommy and Pat McCarthy, a Broadcaster for the New York Mets on WCBS 880. The family currently lives in Allentown, New Jersey. More information regarding his wife is under review. READ: Leslie Lovitz

Tom McCarthy Phillies Salary

McCarthy serving as the play-by-play announcer for Philadelphia Phillies television with an estimated annual salary of $89,500.

Tom McCarthy Net Worth

Tom is an American sports broadcaster with an estimated net worth of $2 million.  

Tom McCarthy Phillies

Tom spent five seasons with the Philadelphia Phillies (2001–05) in various roles, including radio play-by-play voice and pre-game/post-game radio host. Before this, he served as the play-by-play announcer for the Double-A Trenton Thunder for six seasons (1994–99). Additionally, Tom worked as a play-by-play voice for Rutgers University football and contributed to national football and basketball broadcasts on the CBS Sports Network, Atlantic 10 TV network, Westwood One, and the Sports USA Radio Network.

Tom spent almost a decade broadcasting Princeton University football and men’s basketball, including the play-by-play for the Tigers’ historic 43–41 upset win over defending NCAA champion UCLA in the 1996 NCAA tournament and their impressive 27–2 run through the 1997–98 season. In 2009, he provided play-by-play commentary for the 2009 Caribbean Series on the MLB Network, partnering with Boston Red Sox Spanish language radio announcer Uri Berenguer on color commentary. READ: Terrence K Williams

Having called games for Fox NFL Sunday and MLB games on Fox, mostly featuring the Phillies, Tom is a broadcaster for the NFL on CBS, where his current partner is Tiki Barber. In 2020, he called his first primetime NFL game during a Tuesday night matchup between the Buffalo Bills and the Tennessee Titans. Tom also serves as the play-by-play announcer for Cleveland Browns preseason games alongside color commentator Joe Thomas.

Tom McCarthy New York Mets

After a two-season stint (2006–07) as a play-by-play announcer for the New York Mets on WFAN, Tom signed a five-year deal to return to Philadelphia starting from the 2008 season. Following the untimely passing of Harry Kalas early in the 2009 season, Tom assumed the role of full-time television play-by-play announcer. Notably, he is one of three broadcasters to cover both the Mets and Phillies regularly, alongside Tim McCarver and Todd Kalas.

On January 9, 2022, Tom filled in for CBS’ lead NFL play-by-play announcer Jim Nantz in a game featuring the Carolina Panthers and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. This substitution was necessary due to COVID protocols that required Nantz to sit out the week’s broadcast alongside color commentator Tony Romo.

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