Dan Zangrilli

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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.

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Pirates’ Groundball Specialist Talks Ascension To Majors

He’s a ground ball machine that is an absolute monster getting the Pirates out of jams.

93-7 The Fan–15 hours ago

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Pirates’ Owner Nutting Sets High Expectations For 2015

Pirates Chairman of the Board Bob Nutting addressed his team and then the media under overcast skies at Pirate City late Wednesday morning.

93-7 The Fan–02/25/2015

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New Pirates Catcher Francisco Cervelli Can’t Change The Past, Can Only Look Forward

Injuries have beset Francisco Cervelli in a big way, for a long time. He hasn’t caught more than 49 games since the 2010 season, when he caught a career-high 93.

93-7 The Fan–02/24/2015

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Polanco Beefs Up During Offseason, Ready For First Full Major League Season

Gregory Polanco is beefing up.

93-7 The Fan–02/20/2015

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Jordy Mercer’s Growth Continues To Impress

Jordy Mercer simply plans to keep doing what he does best– produce

93-7 The Fan–02/20/2015

PITTSBURGH, PA - SEPTEMBER 17: Francisco Liriano #47 of the Pittsburgh Pirates pitches in the first inning against the Boston Red Sox during inter-league play at PNC Park on September 17, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Liriano Happy To Stay With Pittsburgh, Despite Offers From Several Teams

Francisco Liriano cites that the big reason he came back to the Pirates wasn’t exactly because of money – though the Pirates did what turned out to be a bidding war – he re-signed with the Bucs because, as he put it, “It’s like family here and we have a chance to win not only this year but for the next few years.”

93-7 The Fan–02/19/2015

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Pirates’ Starter Vance Worley Discusses Winning Arbitration Case

Pitchers and catchers reported on Wednesday to Bradenton, Florida. Though many players have been at Pirate City for a little while, today is what many consider the official “start” of the 2015 baseball season.

93-7 The Fan–02/18/2015

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Ray Searage: Bucs Will Have Some Interesting Pitchers In Camp

Pirates pitching coach Ray Searage joined Dan Zangrilli on Bucco Talk a few days before pitchers and catchers report to Bradenton.

93-7 The Fan–02/14/2015

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Sean Rodriguez: Prepared To Play Variety Of Roles

New Pirates utility man Sean Rodriguez joined Dan Zangrilli Saturday on Bucco Talk.

93-7 The Fan–02/07/2015

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Taillon: Mechanics Feel Better Than Ever

Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon joined Dan Zangrilli on Bucco Talk.

93-7 The Fan–01/31/2015

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Clayton Richard: Feels Like He Has New Arm

Pitcher Clayton Richard, a hopeful to make the Pirates rotation in 2015, joined Dan Zangrilli on Bucco Talk.

93-7 The Fan–01/24/2015

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Frank Coonelly: Not Looking To Win Payroll Contests

Pirates president Frank Coonelly joined Dan Zangrilli Saturday morning on Bucco Talk.

93-7 The Fan–01/24/2015

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Neal Huntington: Kang Will Be A Regular “Somewhere Down The Road”

Pittsburgh Pirates general manager Neal Huntington joined Dan Zangrilli on Bucco Talk Saturday morning.

93-7 The Fan–01/17/2015

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Pirates Reliever John Holdzkom Looking To Build Off Successful 2013

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.

93-7 The Fan–12/14/2014

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Burnett On Playing In Pittsburgh: The Happiest I’ve Been In My Career

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.

93-7 The Fan–12/14/2014

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