Don Orsillo Bio, Age, Height, Wife, Salary, Net Worth, Ball Sports
November 22, 2022
Don Orsillo Biography
Don Orsillo is an American sportscaster serving for the San Diego Padres as a play-by-play announcer on Bally Sports San Diego. Prior to joining Ball Sports in 2016, he was serving for NESN as a play-by-play man for the Boston Red Sox.
Don Orsillo Age
Don Orsillo was born on December 16, 1968, in Melrose, Massachusetts, in the United States of America. Don is 54 years of age.
Don Orsillo Height
He is a man of above-average height. Don’s height is 5 feet 9 inches ( approximately 1.75 meters ).
Don Orsillo Family
He is a local of Melrose, Massachusetts, in the USA. Don is the son of Maryanna Steele, his mother, and Mr, Orsillo, his father. He was also the stepson of Bill Steele since his parents divorced a while back. Additionally, Don’s mother celebrates her birthday every December 15.
Sadly, his biological father died on Aug 2017 after battling Pancreatic cancer for two years. Nevertheless, Don was brought up in Madison, New Hampshire until when in Junior high school. Again, his family locomoted again to California just before Don matriculated in high school.
Don Orsillo Wife
Don got married to his wife named Kathy Maguire in 2017. His wife celebrates her birthday every Jan 15. The duo resides in Coronado, California. Nevertheless, this is not the first time that Don has been married. He was formerly married to his wife Lisa with whom she shares two daughters, Sydney and Madison.
He is a proud father of two daughters namely Sydney and Madison, from his earlier marriage with his wife first wife Lisa.
Don Orsillo Education
Don is a graduate of both Kennett Junior High School in Conway, New Hampshire, and also on H. Fuller Elementary School in New Hampshire. Don thereafter proceeded to Miraleste High School where he graduated in 1987 in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA.
While there, he played both for the Marauder baseball and basketball team. Don also gained a degree in Communication Studies. While there at Northeastern University, he was interned under Red Sox’s play-by-play voice Joe Castiglione.
Don Orsillo Salary
He receives an annual salary of $100,000. This is according to San Diego anchor’s/reporter’s salaries.
Don Orsillo Net Worth
Orsillo has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million US dollars.
Don Orsillo Career
He is now serving for Ball Sports, as a play-by-play announcer for the San Diego Padres. He joined Fox after he was controversially discharged from calling the Boston Red Sox during the 2015 season. Following joining the Padres, he replaced veteran Dick Enberg following going for retirement after the 2016 season.
During his profession as a sportscaster, he has also served Springfield Falcons as a broadcaster and play-by-play voice for the Falcons between 1994 to 1996. Apart from calling the Padres, he is also an MLB play-by-play broadcaster for TBS.
Before joining San Diego Padres in 2006, Don was serving as a play-by-play voice for Boston Red Sox on NESN. Orsillo spent 15 years calling the Red Sox games between 2001 to 2015 before he was controversially sacked. Again, serving the Sox was Don’s dream since he was a kid.
After his dismissal, he was returned by Dave O’Brien. Dave was previously calling games for the Red Sox Radio Network between 2007 -2016. Apart from calling RED Sox games while serving for NESN, Don was also tasked with calling Boston College Eagles men’s basketball on NESN.