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Yankees Fall to Astros, 3-1

Rookie Carlos Correa doubled twice and scored the tiebreaking run on a triple by Evan Gattis in the seventh inning to help the Houston Astros to a 3-1 win over the New York Yankees on Sunday.

Collin McHugh (9-3) allowed a season-low two hits — both singles — and one run and eight strikeouts in eight innings for his third straight win

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Two Former ‘Cats Named to MLB Futures Game Roster

Pitcher Mark Appel and outfielder Tony Kemp have been named to the U.S. Team in the Futures Game, set to take place on July 12, two days before the MLB All-Star Game in Cincinnati.

Both players represent the Astros, and both players saw their earliest professional baseball right here in Troy with the Tri-City ValleyCats

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Keuchel Baffles Yanks in 4-0 Loss

HOUSTON (AP) — Dallas Keuchel pitched a six-hitter and struck out a career-high 12 in his second shutout in less than a month to lead the Houston Astros to a 4-0 win over the New York Yankees on Thursday night.

Keuchel (9-3

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Former ValleyCat Has Record-Setting Day

Earlier today we spoke to Matt Callahan, the Assistant GM of the Tri-City ValleyCats, about what's coming in 2015.

Thus, it seems appropriate to inform Capital Region fans of what 2014 'Cat Derek Fisher did this weekend with the Lancaster Jethawks, the High-A affiliate of the Astros

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2012 ValleyCat Gets the MLB Call

Former Tri-City ValleyCat Preston Tucker became the 35th 'Cat to reach the major leagues on Wednesday night when he was called up by the Houston Astros.

Tucker, a 2012 draft pick from the University of Florida, is an outfielder who spent 2012 with Tri-City after being selected in the 7th round

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Craig Biggio will be inducted into the National Baseball and NYSPHSAA Hall's of Fame this summer (Getty Images).
Craig Biggio will be inducted into the National Baseball and NYSPHSAA Hall's of Fame this summer (Getty Images).
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Biggio Highlights NYSPHSAA HOF Class

Major League Baseball Hall of Fame inductee Craig Biggio has been elected to another Hall of Fame this summer: The New York State Public High School Athletic Association.

Biggio's bio from the NYSPHSAA press release:

"A graduate of Kings Park High School (Section XI) and attendee of Seton Hall University, was one of the most prolific baseball and football players on Long Island while competing at Kings Park. He

Tony Kemp (Greg Fisher, Tri-City ValleyCats).
Tony Kemp (Greg Fisher, Tri-City ValleyCats).
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Former ValleyCat Earns SportsCenter Top Play

Former Tri-City ValleyCat Tony Kemp, now a member of the AA Corpus Christi Hooks, earned the No. 1 play on SportsCenter with this diving play in centerfield last night.

Kemp was a member of the 2013 ValleyCats, hitting

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Little Kid Throws Foul Ball Back (Video)

I've never gotten a foul ball at a major league baseball game. I think I got two at a Tri-City ValleyCats game, and I think I got two when I went to California and saw the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes.

It's a thrill I've been wanting my whole life

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Andrew Thurman spent 2013 with the ValleyCats (Getty Images).
Andrew Thurman spent 2013 with the ValleyCats (Getty Images).
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Former ValleyCat Included in Big Trade

The big news from the baseball Hot Stove on Wednesday was the trade of catcher/outfielder Evan Gattis from the Braves to the Astros.

Gattis, a power hitter, instantly improves a revamped Astros team that is trying to compete in the AL West in 2015

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Ricky Gingras fields a ground ball during the 'Cats game on Aug. 26 (Gregory J. Fisher/Tri-City ValleyCats).
Ricky Gingras fields a ground ball during the 'Cats game on Aug. 26 (Gregory J. Fisher/Tri-City ValleyCats).
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ValleyCats Come Up One Win Short

After going 48-28 in the regular season and earning the No. 1 seed in the New York-Penn League playoffs, the Tri-City ValleyCats could not capture their second consecutive league title, falling, 11-2, to the State College Spikes on Tuesday night at Joe Bruno Stadium

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Joe Musgrove is 7-1 with a 2.85 ERA this season (Gregory J. Fisher/Tri-City ValleyCats).
Joe Musgrove is 7-1 with a 2.85 ERA this season (Gregory J. Fisher/Tri-City ValleyCats).
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With Season on Line, ‘Cats Look to Ace

After falling to the State College Spikes in Game 1 of the New York-Penn League Championship Series on Sunday, the Tri-CIty ValleyCats will look to ace Joe Musgrove when they take the field in Game 2, tonight, at Joe Bruno Stadium (7 p

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ValleyCats Clinch Stedler Division Crown

Despite suffering a 5-2 loss and being outhit 13-5 by the Vermont Lake Monsters, the Tri-City ValleyCats clinched the Stedler Division crown for the third straight year on Monday at Joe Bruno Stadium.

The 'Cats needed a win or a Connecticut loss and they got the latter, with the Tigers falling to the Lowell Spinners

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