Among his broadcast partners for Mets TV broadcasts were Hall of Fame announcer, Tim McCarver, former Major League Baseball great, Rusty Staub, and the late baseball hall of famer, Ralph Kiner. Zabriskie received 3 Television Sports Emmy Awards while a member of the Mets broadcast team.
Zabriskie attended the University of Houston on a football scholarship and played professional baseball for a few seasons before injuries ended his career. He is a devout Christian. Steve and his wife, Linda, currently reside in Santa Rosa, CA. They are the parents of 7 children and have 9 grandchildren.