ValleyCats are accepting donations throughout this week to be distributed to those affected by Hurricane Sandy

Donations can be made during regular business hours at Joseph L. Bruno Stadium through Friday

November 7, 2012 5:24 AM

TROY, NY - The Tri-City ValleyCats will be collecting donations at Joseph L. Bruno Stadium through Friday, November 9 for those affected by Hurricane Sandy. The items will be distributed in Coney Island, Brooklyn on Saturday.

Coney Island was one of the harder hit areas affected by Hurricane Sandy, and is home to the ValleyCats downstate New York-Penn League neighbor, the Brooklyn Cyclones. Members of the front office staff will be heading down to assist with the cleanup efforts and to distribute items desperately needed by the residents of that area.

The ValleyCats will accept the following items:

  • Coats, sweaters, hats, scarves, gloves and blankets
  • Trash bags
  • Work gloves
  • Batteries
  • Flashlights
  • Tissues
  • Toilet paper
  • Napkins & paper towels

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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