About "The Joe" - Capital Region's summer home for family fun!
Joseph L. Bruno Stadium is where the Tri-City ValleyCats have called home since their inception in 2002. Located in the center of the tri-city area of New York's Capital Region (Albany, Schenectady and Troy), the 'Cats play 38 home games at "The Joe" from June through September. It has become known as the premier baseball complex, named after the New York State Senate Majority Leader who helped secure the funds for the ballpark. Members of the prestigious fourteen team New York-Penn League, the ValleyCats have opened the eyes of many fans in the area, and are striving to enhance the fan experience each season. Every night at "The Joe" features affordable family fun in a safe and clean environment. Don't forget to visit the Kids Zone located down the third base concourse, which features plenty of fun & exciting games for kids of all ages!
In 2013, the ValleyCats drew a total of 156,712 fans to "The Joe", the franchise's second best total attendance mark. The 'Cats saw an increase in average attendance, drawing 4,237 fans per game, up from 4,210 in 2012.
On July 5th, the 'Cats surpassed the 1.5 million fan mark since their inception in 2002, bringing the total to over 1.62 million fans in 12 seasons.
Joseph L. Bruno Stadium and the ValleyCats offer a spectacular venue for professional baseball and great family entertainment. With affordable prices, entertaining promotions and tons of giveaways, it's not just a night out; but an experience that may last a lifetime.