Wayne G. McDonnell, Jr.

Wayne G. McDonnell, Jr. is academic chair of the NYU School of Professional Studies Tisch Institute for Sports Management, Media, and Business; a clinical associate professor of sports management, a codirector of the NYUSPS Sports and Society program, and the NYUSPS “Business of Baseball” professor. He is a regular contributor to the Forbes.com Sports Money website, and writes his own blog for Forbes—The Dr. Baseball Chronicles. He also is a regular media commentator on issues regarding the game of baseball, appearing on the MLB Network, Bloomberg, NBC, FOX, SportsNet New York, and the YES Network. Previously, he was a financial analyst and accountant at Madison Square Garden.