Howie Rose Bio, Age, Wife, Daughter, WCBS, Illness, Salary, Net Worth

Howie Rose Biography

A native of Brooklyn, New York, Howie Rose is an American sportscaster working as a radio broadcaster for the New York Mets on WCBS.

Rose attended Benjamin N. Cardozo High School in Bayside, Queens. He went ahead and graduated in 1977 from Queens College.

Howie Rose Age

Rose was born on February 13, 1954, in Brooklyn, New York. He is 67 years old as of 2021.

Howie Rose Wife

Rose is married to his wife Barbara. His wife has managed to live a life away from the limelight and as such, information about her is scarce.

Howie Rose Daughter

Rose and his wife Barbara have two daughters named Alyssa and Chelsea. His daughter Alyssa is an actress and she appeared on the soap opera One Life to Live.

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Howie Rose Photo

Alyssa also had two separate podcasts, called Scoring Position and Drunk Love. She works for Sportsnet New York.

Howie Rose WCBS

Rose is a radio broadcaster for the New York Mets on WCBS. He joined the station in 2019 having worked for WOR from 2014 to 2018. He previously called play-by-play for the New York Rangers and New York Islanders.

Howie has since 1995 called Mets play-by-play on radio or television. He is regarded as an expert in Mets history. Rose worked the television booth until the retirement of long-time Mets radio voice Bob Murphy in 2003.

Rose has also hosted the “Mets Extra” pre-and post-game shows and has co-hosted MLB Now, joining Brian Kenny, Mark DeRosa, and Ken Rosenthal on MLB Network.

Howie Rose Surgery / Illness

On August 30, 2021, Howie announced on Twitter that he would miss the remainder of the Mets’ broadcasts due to a surgery he is meant to undergo. His last day on the booth will be Sept 1, 2021, and will not return until spring next year.

“Some of you may know that I’ve been dealing with a personal medical issue this season. In light of this, I will require surgery later this week, so following Wednesday’s game, I will have to put this season in the books. Looking forward to starting a new chapter next spring,” his tweet read.

Howie Rose Salary

As of the time this article was published, we cannot confirm how much Howie earns a radio broadcaster for the New York Mets on WCBS.

Howie Rose Net Worth

Rose has an estimated net worth of around $5 million.