Ron Darling Biography and Wiki
Ron Darling is an American television sports analyst for the NBL coverage on TBS, and for the Mets on both SNY and WPIX. He was previously a professional baseball player who played in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a right-handed pitcher from 1983 to 1995.
He has been the -lead color commentator alongside former teammate Keith Hernandez for Mets broadcasts on SNY.
Ron Darling Age
Ron Darling is 60 years old as of 2022. He was born on August 19, 1960, in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Ron Darling Birthday
Darling celebrates his birthday every 19th of August.
Ron Darling Height
Darling stands at a height of 1.91 meters.
Ron Darling Family
Darling was born to a French-Canadian father and a Hawaiian-Chinese mother. He was raised alongside his younger brother Edwin who was drafted by the New York Yankees in 1981 and played 69 games in their farm system over two seasons.
Ron Darling Wife
Ron got married to Joanna Last in 2004. She works as a makeup artist for Fox Sports. They have a son called Ronald Maurice Darling III who was born in 2016.
Ron Darling First Wife
Ron was previously married to model and actress Antoinette O’Reilly. Together, they have appeared in several magazine features. Toni and Ron have two children together called Tyler Darling and Jordan Darling.
Ron Darling Education
Darling graduated from St. John’s High School in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts. He later joined Yale College where he had two majors that were collectively called “American studies
Darling began his career as a baseball player playing for the Yale Bulldogs in the Ivy League as a position player. He was chosen in the first round (ninth overall) of the 1981 MLB draft by the Texas Rangers. In his baseball career, he has played for New York Mets (1983–1991), Montreal Expos (1991), and Oakland Athletics (1991–1995).
After his retirement, Ron became active in television. He hosted his Fox Show called Baseball Today, The Best Damn Sports Show Period, and was an analyst for YES Network, Fox Sports Net, and, CSTV in 2004.
Ron Darling Hall of Fame
Darling was inducted into the New York Mets Hall of Fame on 31st July 2021.
Ron Darling Salary
Darling receives an annual salary of $75,000 from his career as a sports analyst.
Ron Darling Net Worth
Ron is believed to have an estimated net worth of $350,000 as of 2021 from his successful career as a sports analyst.