A native Pittsburgher, Zangrilli began his broadcasting career while a sophomore at Keystone Oaks High School for the MSA Sports Network before moving on to obtain his degree from Clarion University. While at Clarion, Dan broadcast Golden Eagles football and basketball and also woke up to do mornings at WCUC-FM.
Zangrilli also spent five years (2006-2010) as a minor league play-by-play broadcaster and Communications Director for the State College Spikes and the Altoona Curve.
Zangrilli joined CBS Radio-Pittsburgh in 2007 as a sports update anchor at NewsRadio 1020 KDKA and still serves the same capacity at The Fan. In 2012, Dan added to his duties as co-host of the Pirates pre-game and post-game shows.
Pitcher Clayton Richard, a hopeful to make the Pirates rotation in 2015, joined Dan Zangrilli on Bucco Talk.
Pirates president Frank Coonelly joined Dan Zangrilli Saturday morning on Bucco Talk.
Pittsburgh Pirates general manager Neal Huntington joined Dan Zangrilli on Bucco Talk Saturday morning.
Pirates reliever John Holdzkom burst onto the scene late last year giving the Pirates a nice boost down the stretch and he joined Dan Zangrilli at PirateFest to talk about building off that momentum this year.
Pirates Starter AJ Burnett has made it known he’s thrilled to back in Pittsburgh pitching for the Pirates and he reiterated that point with Dan Zangrilli at PirateFest.
Pirates pitching coach Ray Searage joined Dan Zangrilli at PirateFest to look at the staff.
Vince Isoldi dubbed the Godfather of Pittsburgh we find out if it’s who he is or all media hype.
Clint Hurdle reacts to the Pirates resigning AJ Burnett and his fundraising campaign with his wife Karla.
Rocky Bleier and Dr. Joesph Maroon announced as the honorary chairmen of “The Crucible” extreme hike thought the Laurel Mountains this coming May.
The move has been talked about for months, but now the wheels of change have been put in motion as the Pittsburgh Pirates have begun working with Pedro Alvarez on a transition from playing third base to playing first.
During his time in Pittsburgh, former Pirate starting pitcher AJ Burnett took Jeff Locke under his wing, now the mentor and mentee will face off pitching for opposing teams.
Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle revealed in today’s pregame meeting with the media that he has removed reliever Jason Grilli from the closer role.
After playing a key role in the Pirates 4-3, 12 inning victory over the Cincinnati Reds, Pirates Short Stop Clint Barmes joined Dan Zangrilli and Kevin Orie to talk about the victory and the difference in this team since they called up electric rookie Gregory Polanco.
The Pirates are coming off the most exciting season since 1991, but when it comes to expectations for the 2014 season, Vegas isn’t setting their sights too high for the Buccos.
Dan Zangrilli caught up with Pirates General Manager Neal Huntington on Bucco Talk from Bradenton.