The YES Network is the exclusive television home of the 27-time World Champion New York Yankees and the Brooklyn Nets. YES, which has earned 346 Emmy Award nominations and 80 Emmy Awards since its March 2002 launch, also televises original biography, studio and magazine programs, in addition to college sports.
Curry is also the host of JCTV: Jack Curry TV, the innovative YESNetwork.com original series launched in 2013 which features interviews with some of the biggest names in sports, entertainment and the media. Curry earned two Emmy nominations in 2014 for JCTV: Jack Curry TV. In addition, Curry has hosted YES' Yankees Access shows the past four off-seasons. This show gives viewers exclusive, off-the-field behind-the-scenes looks at some of the most popular Yankees players. In 2010 and 2011, respectively, Curry traveled to the Dominican Republic and Taiwan to report on Yankee feature stories, international travel atypical of regional sports networks.
Since November 2005, (while at The New York Times), Curry has been a regular contributor to YES' Yankees Hot Stove hot stove show. Curry covered MLB's Winter Meetings for that series the past four off-seasons. His television experience actually extends back to 1991, when he began contributing to Madison Square Garden Network's Yankees pre-game show and weekly baseball magazine show.
Curry joined The New York Times in 1987 and became the Yankees beat writer in 1991. He was a national baseball writer at the newspaper from 1998 until December of 2009. While at The Times, Curry authored more than 4,500 articles, covering 18 World Series, 11 All-Star Games, 10 MLB Winter Meetings and 2 World Baseball Classics. The New Jersey native also was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize for Public Service Reporting at The Times in 1999 for co-writing a series on the demise of New York high school sports, and won multiple Publisher Awards at The Times, monthly awards that recognize the best journalism at the paper. Curry has also been the chairman of the New York chapter of the Baseball Writers' Association of America.
In January 2013, Curry received the Broadcast Achievement Award from the New Jersey Sports Writers Association. Also in 2013, he was named "Top Sports Analyst" by the New Jersey-based 201 Magazine, In 2000, he co-wrote a book with Derek Jeter entitled The Life You Imagine: Life Lessons for Achieving Your Dreams, which was a New York Times best-seller.
Curry is a 1986 graduate of Fordham University, where he earned a Bachelor's Degree in Communications.
Curry is a 1986 graduate of Fordham University, where he earned a Bachelor's Degree in Communications.< return to announcers homepage