Tom Verducci


Tom Verducci

Tom Verducci is an American sportswriter who is currently writing for "Sports Illustrated" and its online magazine si.com. He writes primarily about baseball. He is also a field reporter for the MLB postseason on TBS.

He was born in East Orange, New Jersey and was raised in Glen Ridge. [ [http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/writers/tom_verducci/archive/index.html Tom Verducci Archive] , "Sports Illustrated". Accessed October 7, 2007. "Born in East Orange, New Jersey, and raised in Glen Ridge, New Jersey, Verducci led his high school football team to a state championship, calling his catch of the winning touchdown pass in the title game as the defining sports moment of his life."] He attended Seton Hall Prep in West Orange, New Jersey and then went onto Penn State and graduated with a B.A. in Journalism.

After a one-year stint at "Florida Today", he moved to "New York Newsday" in 1983 and became a columnist there in 1990. He began writing for "Sports Illustrated" in 1993.

Personal life

He currently lives in Montgomery Township, New Jersey with his wife and two sons, Adam and Ben.

References

External links

* [http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/writers/tom_verducci/archive/index.html SI.com Tom Verducci Archive]


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