A member of the Sportsnet broadcast team since 2001, Hazel Mae has brought extensive broadcast experience and knowledge to the network’s baseball coverage. Currently acting as in-game reporter for Sportsnet’s Toronto Blue Jays broadcast, Mae brings the sights and sounds of the ballpark alive for viewers coast-to-coast.
In addition to her work at the ball park, Mae serves as guest co-host on Blue Jays Central throughout the season and regularly contributes to Sportsnet Central.
Since signing on with Sportsnet in 2001, Mae’s on-screen presence and sports insight led her to anchor both the morning and 6 p.m. ET edition of Sportsnet Central (previously Connected), delivering the latest updates, highlights and results to Canadian sports fans. During this time, Mae also hosted the weekly Toronto Blue Jays magazine show, Jzone.
In 2004, Mae’s career took her across the border, where she assumed the role of lead anchor on the New England Sports Network’s Sportsnetdesk. Four years later, Mae signed on with MLB Network during its inaugural season and worked on the Emmy Award-winning studio show, MLB Tonight. In addition to her work on MLB Tonight, Mae also hosted the highlight program Quick Pitch and worked as a sideline reporter for Thursday Night Baseball.
Mae returned to Sportsnet in 2011, where she has remains an integral part of the network’s Toronto Blue Jays broadcasts.