Jeff Passan Biography
Jeff Passan is an ESPN baseball columnist and the author of The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of Sports’ Most Valuable Commodity, a New York Times Best Seller.
Jeff Passan Age
He was born on 21 September 1980.
Jeff Passan Height
He stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.
Jeff Passan Parents
He is the beloved son of Rich Passan (father), and Debbie Passan (mother).
Jeff Passan Wife
He has been happily married to Sara Rieke. The duo celebrates its anniversary every 6th January. They tied the knot at Ellen Scripps Browning Park in La Jolla, California.
Jeff Passan Kids
He is a beloved father of two.
Jeff Passan ESPN
Passan joined ESPN in January of 2019 and quickly established himself as a premier correspondent in the industry. He appears on ESPN studio shows such as SportsCenter, Get Up, and Baseball Tonight on a regular basis. Jeff writes for ESPN.com and appears on ESPN podcasts such as ESPN Daily and Baseball Tonight with Buster Olney. Passan also contributes to Monday Night Baseball and Wednesday Night Baseball as an on-field reporter. The 2019 Baseball Winter Meetings are his favorite event that he has covered for ESPN thus far.
Prior to joining ESPN, Passan worked for Yahoo Sports for 13 years. He is the co-author of Death to the BCS: The Definitive Case Against the Bowl Championship Series. Baseball was Passan’s first love when he was a kid in his hometown. Watching the Indians in the 1990s, with Albert Belle, Kenny Lofton, Jim Thome, Manny Ramirez, Omar Vizquel, Carlos Baerga, and Eddie Murray, made him a lifelong baseball fan.
Jeff Passan Books- The Arm
Passan is the New York Times bestseller The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of Sports’ Most Valuable Commodity. He describes how the most prized commodity in sports—the pitching arm—and how its sensitivity to injury is harming players and the game. He is Yahoo’s top baseball columnist.
Jeff Passan Salary
He earns an annual salary of approximately $100,000.
Jeff Passan Networth
His networth is estimated at $1 million -$4 million