Mike Greenberg Biography
Michael Robinette Greenberg is a television anchor, television show host, radio show host for ESPN and ABC, and novelist. Previously, Mike hosted SportsCenter, ESPN Radio SportsCenter, and Mike and Mike in the Morning with Mike Golic.
Robinette was born and raised in New York, United States. He attended and graduated from Stuyvesant High School in 1985. After that, Greenberg joined Northwestern University, where he graduated in 1989. Prior to joining ESPN in 1996, Mike worked as an anchor, reporter, and host for a live call show at CLTV. He also worked for WSCR-Radio as a reporter and talk show host. In addition, to his role there he also wrote a weekly syndicated column for the California-based Copley News Service. Apart from working at WSCR, Mike also worked for the Sports Channel in Chicago. Early, he served as a sports anchor and reporter at WMAQ-AM in Chicago.
For almost two decades, sports fans woke up with Greenberg as half of ESPN Radio’s Mike & Mike, with co-host Mike Golic. He later anchored SportsCenter for many years, even long after Mike & Mike launched on January 3, 2000. Greenberg and Golic were inducted into the National Association of Broadcasters Broadcasting Hall of Fame in 2016 and the National Radio Hall of Fame in 2018. Greenberg was also inducted into Northwestern’s Medill Hall of Achievement.
From 2007 to 2008 Greenberg worked at ABC as the host of Duel and co-hosted Battle of the Network Stars with Joe Tessitore. He also appeared along with his radio partner Mike Golic, on the soap opera Guiding Light as reported on ESPNradio.com. Furthermore, Mike has anchored ESPN’s morning show Get Up since 2018, and also anchors NBA coverage on NBA Countdown.
Moreover, Greenberg is also an author who published his first book, Why My Wife Thinks I’m an Idiot, spent five weeks on The New York Times Best Sellers List, and was nominated for a Quill Award. The book describes his account of his life as a sports fan and husband. In 2010, Greenberg, along with Golic, released Mike & Mike’s Rules for Sports and Life, which reached number 3 on The New York Times Best Sellers List. Further, he debuted his first novel, All You Could Ask For, as a tribute after a family friend, Heidi Armitage, was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2009.
Mike Greenberg Age
Mike is 55 years old as of 2023. He was born on August 6, 1967, in New York, United States. In addition, he celebrates his birthday on August 6 every year.
Mike Greenberg Height/ Weight
Greenberg stands at a height of 5 feet and 11 inches tall. He has a weight of around 80 kilograms.
Mike Greenberg Wife
Mike is married to his lovely wife Stacy. The couple exchanged vows on September 6, 1997. Stacy worked in the hospitality and marketing industries and now she is the columnist of Pursuitist’s The Overhead Compartment. They are blessed with a son Stephen and a daughter Nicole. The family resides in Bristol, Connecticut, together with their dog.
Mike Greenberg Family
Greenberg was born to a Jewish family in New York. He is the son of Arnold Greenberg and Harriet Greenberg. His father worked as a lawyer while her mother worked as a teacher. Apart from that, his parents were traveling writers. He has a brother named Douglas Greenberg.
Mike Greenberg’s Net Worth
Mike has an estimated net worth ranging between $ 1 million to $ 10 million dollars. This includes his income, assets, and money. His main source of income is his career as a journalist.
Mike Greenberg Salary
Greenberg has an average salary of $ 75, 000 per year. This is according to ESP NEWS.