From 2011-2021, F.P. Santangelo was the Washington Nationals’ color analyst on MASN telecasts, alongside play-by-play veteran Bob Carpenter. He has also been a color analyst for MLB Network on its YouTube broadcasts. F.P.’s prior experience includes announcing San Francisco Giants games on CSN Bay Area and the Giants Radio Network, as well as hosting radio talk shows on San Francisco’s KNBR-680 AM and Sacramento’s KHTK-1140 AM.
Santangelo played parts of 7 seasons in the big leagues with the Expos, Giants, Dodgers and A’s during his 14-year professional career. He batted .245 with 87 doubles, 14 triples, 21 homers, 162 RBI and 37 stolen bases in 665 MLB games and appeared in one post-season with Oakland in 2001. Primarily an outfielder, he played 6 different positions during his career. He was selected by the Expos in the 20th round of the 1989 First-Year Player Draft, and finished 4th in NL Rookie of the Year voting in 1996.
Santangelo played collegiately at Sacramento City College and the University of Miami, after graduating from Oak Ridge High School in El Dorado Hills, California.