ValleyCats in First Place at All-Star Break
The Tri-City ValleyCats threw a one-hitter on Sunday in beating the Lowell Spinners. With the win, the 'Cats head into the New York-Penn League all-star break at 30-25 and in first place in the Stedler Division.
The 'Cats lead the Stedler Division by 0...
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..…
ValleyCats to Wear “Sons of Anarchy” Jerseys
I know nothing about the "Sons of Anarchy." I've never seen an episode, and I don't really desire to. It's not really my thing.
What I do know? That these SOA-themed jerseys that the Tri-City ValleyCats will wear on Sept. 15 are sweet.
The jerseys will be worn as part …
ValleyCats Release 2015 Schedule
The Tri-City ValleyCats released their 2015 regular season schedule on Thursday afternoon. After a very successful 2014 that saw the 'Cats make it to the New York-Penn League Championship series, the 'Cats open up the 2015 slate with a six-game road trip at the Connecticut Tigers and Brook…
Musgrove Forces Deciding Game 3
The Tri-City ValleyCats forced a deciding Game 3 in the New York-Penn League Championship Series after beating the State College Spikes in Game 2 on Monday night at Joe Bruno Stadium.
One night after being shut out in State College, Tri-City ace Joe Musgrove was dominant, throwing seven scoreless inn…
ValleyCats Take Game 1 of NYPL Playoffs
It took 11 innings, but the Tri-City ValleyCats earned a hard-fought, 3-2 win in Game 1 of the New York-Penn League semifinals on Wednesday against the Connecticut Tigers.
The eventual game-winning run scored on an Alfredo Gonzalez sacrifice fly in the top half of the 11th...
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 t…
ValleyCats Surging, Finish Homestand 5-1
The Tri-City ValleyCats finished up a six-game homestand Monday night at Joe Bruno Stadium by beating the State College Spikes (Cardinals) by a score of 4-1.
The 'Cats got seven hits in the win, as well as a dominant pitching performance by righty Joe Musgrove...
ValleyCats Broadcaster Joins Us
After a season-opening five-game homestand, the Tri-City ValleyCats sit at 3-2. While it's too early to make judgments about the team, broadcaster Sam Sigal drops by to talk about what he's seen in the early going.
Astros Call Up Top Prospect
The Houston Astros are set to call up top prospect George Springer. Despite reports that the ‘Stros were waiting until at least May to delay his arbitration clock, Houston needs his bat to help a lineup that is hitting just .185 through the first 14 games of the season...
Bruno Stadium Should Be Renamed
The Capital Region is known for its quirks such as a State Capital with no dome (the only one of its kind in the nation) and the UFO-looking-thing we call The Egg.
But one of my biggest beefs in this area is Joe Bruno Stadium.