Who is Israel Gutierrez?
Israel Gutierrez is an American journalist working as a sports reporter for ESPN. Before joining ESPN, he worked for the ‘Miami Herald’ and also ‘The Palm Beach Post.’ For both newspapers, he has covered the Miami Heat. He has also covered the Florida Marlins.
Israel Gutierrez Age, Birthday
Gutierrez is 44 years old as of 2021. He was born on June 26, 1977, in the United States. He celebrates his birthday on June 26th every year.
Israel Gutierrez Height and Weight
Gutierrez stands at an average height and moderate weight. There is no information about his physical measurements however, this section is under review and shall be updated.
Israel Gutierrez Education
Gutierrez attended North Miami Senior High School and later enrolled at the University of Florida in Gainesville where he used to write for the student newspaper, Independent Florida Alligator.
Israel Gutierrez Family
Gutierrez was born and raised in the United States by his parents. However, he has not shared any information regarding his parents or childhood. This section however is under review and will be updated soon.
There is no information about his childhood or siblings. This section shall be updated soon.
Israel Gutierrez Partner
Gutierrez is openly gay. He was previously married to his husband David Kitchen. They began dating in 2009 after meeting while he was on a trip to Phoenix. They got engaged in February 2014 and had even planned to have a traditional wedding.
Israel and David got married on September 12th, 2015 in Florida. Sadly, the couple divorced in 2017 after Israel found out that David was cheating on him. David moved on and dated Felix Rivera in 2019. David passed away in August 2020 from a terminal illness.
Israel Gutierrez Boyfriend
Gutierrez is currently in a relationship with Anthony Alfonso. They however keep their relationship low key and only a few photos of them can be found online.
Israel Gutierrez Nationality and Ethnicity
Gutierez is of American nationality and of Dominican descent.
Israel Gutierrez Salary
Gutierrez earns an annual salary of $90 k – 100 k as a sports journalist.
Israel Gutierrez Net worth
Israel has an estimated net worth of $1 million as a sports journalist.
- Age: 44 years
- Birthday: June 26
- Nationality: American
- Partner: Anthony Alfonso
- Occupation: Sports reporter
- Salary: $90k – $100 k
- Net Worth: $1 million
Israel Gutierrez ESPN
Gutierrez has appeared on ESPN2’s ESPN First Take as part of 1st and 10 with Jay Crawford and Skip Bayless as a sports analyst. He made his debut on Around the Horn on March 1, 2004. The next day, he defeated Kevin Blackistone for the first time. He has been a recurring panelist on the show since July 2008.
He had a two-year hiatus before returning on August 1, 2012, to win a gold medal in the Around the Horn Summer Games by defeating Max Kellerman. Gutierrez debuted on ESPN’s The Sports Reporters in November 2008 and remained a frequent panelist until the show’s cancellation.
His work at the Miami Herald has garnered superstar status, with regular mentions on USsportspages.com. He appears on the Dan LeBatard Show, Highly Questionable, and other ESPN radio programs as a regular guest host. Gutierrez and ESPN reporter Sarah Spain co-hosted the radio show Izzy and Spain.