Sports speaker for hire Michael Kay is the Emmy nominated play-by-play broadcaster for the New York Yankees. Kay has been the voice of the Yankees since 2002. Starting with pre-game radio shows on ABC and ESPN like Yankee Talk, Kay has gone on to host CenterStage on the YES Network, and host The Michael Kay Show on ESPN New York.
Kay started with the New York Post covering college basketball and the NBA, then moving to the Daily News and MSG network. He became a Yankees beat writer in 1987 and subsequently moved to the YES Network to call Yankees games ever since.
Sports speaker for hire Michael Kay has called some of the most legendary moments in recent history for the New York Yankees, including their World Series win in 2009. Working in the booth with former Yankees Paul O’Neal, David Cone, and John Flaherty, Kay calls over 100 games for the YES Network a year. YES provides all Yankees game, pre and post-game coverage, and shows like CenterStage. Kay has been the host of the highly rated interview program since 2002. Kay has interviewed some of the biggest names in entertainment from Olympians to Actors, to star athletes. Kay was nominated for multiple New York Emmys for his work with the network, winning one. Kay also won an Emmy for his time with MSG covering the New York Knicks.
Other accolades for Kay include the Dick Young Award for Excellence in Sports Media, and the award for Best Sports Reporter at the 2000 New York Metro Achievement in Radio Awards.
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