T.J. Zuppe | 92.3 The Fan

TJ_300x300Cleveland Indians beat writer and reporter | T.J. Zuppe began his broadcasting career in 2008 and has covered major sports events including the Cleveland Indians, Cavaliers, Browns, MLB Playoffs, NBA Playoffs and NCAA MAC Basketball Tournament.

Zuppe joined the WKRK-FM Sports Radio 92.3 The Fan team in October of 2013 as a sports anchor and reporter.

Zuppe, who grew up in Alliance, Ohio, is a graduate of the Ohio Center for Broadcasting and went to high school at St. Thomas Aquinas in Louisville, Ohio.

He served as Cleveland Indians beat reporter, update anchor, producer and show host at WKNR before departing in August of 2013.

Zuppe loves WWE wrestling far more than any person should and is a big fan of heavy metal rock music and all things supernatural.

Kyle Korver and LeBron James (Photo by David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Getty Images)

Kyle Korver Heating Up, Finding Good Rhythm With Cavs

Kyle Korver tries to dunk one basketball every season. Just one.

For some, that isn’t setting such a high bar. But Korver’s game doesn’t really involve flying above the rim. It’s far more about launching from long distance.

92.3 The Fan–02/16/2017

Kevin Love #0 of the Cleveland Cavaliers (Photo by David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Getty Images)

Cavs’ Kevin Love Expected To Miss 6 Weeks After Undergoing Knee Surgery

Cavaliers power forward Kevin Love is expected to miss the next six weeks after undergoing arthroscopic surgery to remove a loose body from his left knee, Cleveland announced Tuesday morning.

92.3 The Fan–02/14/2017

Grady Sizemore

Spring Training Notes: Grady Sizemore Hired As Player Development Advisor By Indians; Lefty Chris Narveson Signed To Minor League Deal

With Spring Training already underway in Goodyear, Arizona for pitchers and catchers, the Cleveland Indians signed left-handed pitcher Chris Narveson on Tuesday to a Minor League contract with an invitation to big league camp.

92.3 The Fan–02/14/2017

Derrick Williams #3 celebrates with LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers during the first half against the Denver Nuggets at Quicken Loans Arena on February 11, 2017 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

James, Irving Each Score 27 Points As Cavs Return Home To Top Nuggets

It’s good to be home.

After a four-game stretch away from Quicken Loans Arena — finishing 3-1 on the West Coast trip — the Cavaliers returned to Cleveland and bested the Nuggets on Saturday night, 125-109.

92.3 The Fan–02/11/2017

Kevin Love #0, LeBron James #23 and Kyrie Irving #2 of the Cleveland Cavaliers show their All_Star jerseys before the game against the Denver Nuggets  on February 11, 2017 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio.  Notice: Copyright 2017 NBAE (Photo by David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Getty Images)

Cavs’ Big 3 Show Off Their 2017 All-Star Jerseys Prior To Saturday’s Game

Prior to wearing their home white jerseys during Saturday’s matchup against the Denver Nuggets, LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love of the Cleveland Cavaliers showed off the All-Star threads the trio will sport in this month’s NBA All-Star Game in New Orleans.

92.3 The Fan–02/11/2017

LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers celebrates with Kyrie Irving #2 and Kevin Love #0 in the second quarter against the Philadelphia 76ers at Wells Fargo Center on November 5, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Cavaliers All-Stars James, Irving And Love To Play On Thursday At Oklahoma City

Thursday’s national TV audience will have to settle for Cleveland’s backups.

LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love will sit out Thursday night’s contest in Oklahoma City, head coach Tyronn Lue indicated prior to the matchup.

92.3 The Fan–02/09/2017

Andrew Miller #24 of the Cleveland Indians celebrates with teammate Roberto Perez #55 after defeating the Toronto Blue Jays with a score of 4 to 2 in game three of the American League Championship Series at Rogers Centre on October 17, 2016 in Toronto, Canada.  (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

Indians Will Be Well-Represented In 2017 World Baseball Classic

Andrew Miller, Francisco Lindor, Carlos Santana and Roberto Perez will be among several Indians players representing their counties this spring in the World Baseball Classic.

92.3 The Fan–02/08/2017

Chase Utley #26 of the Los Angeles Dodgers hits a single RBI against the Washington Nationals during the third inning in game one of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 7, 2016 in Washington, DC.(Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Report: Indians ‘Intrigued’ By Free Agent Infielder Chase Utley

The Indians have filled their two biggest needs, a right-handed slugger and a second left-handed reliever, with two of their top targets in free-agency this offseason, but Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports believes Cleveland might still tweak their roster a bit before next week’s start of Spring Training.

92.3 The Fan–02/08/2017

Relief pitcher Boone Logan #48 of the Colorado Rockies delivers against the Seattle Mariners during interleague play at Coors Field on August 4, 2015 in Denver, Colorado. The Mariners defeated the Rockies 10-4.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Indians Make Signing Of Lefty Reliever Boone Logan To 1-Year Deal With Club Option Official

At the start of the offseason, the Indians did not believe they would be able to sign Edwin Encarnacion or Boone Logan.

They ended up getting both.

92.3 The Fan–02/07/2017

Seattle Mariners v Cleveland Indians

Indians Officially Sign Wily Mo Peña To Minor-League Deal

The Cleveland Indians have signed veteran outfielder Wily Mo Peña to a Minor-League contract, the team officially announced on Monday

92.3 The Fan–02/06/2017


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