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NYPL Announces All-Star Rosters; Five Cutters Named to the South Squad

The New York-Penn League has released the rosters for 2017 All-Star Game. The Tri-City ValleyCats will host the 13th annual New York-Penn League All-Star game on Tuesday, August 15th at Joseph L. Bruno Stadium in Troy, N.Y.

Williamsport Crosscutters picked to play in the game are; 1B Greg Pickett, OF Jhailyn Ortiz, LHP Kyle Young along with RHP’s Randy Alcantara and Luis Ramirez.

The rosters consist of two players at every infield position, two catchers, six outfielders and 10 pitchers. The Aberdeen IronBirds lead Team South with seven players, while the Hudson Valley Renegades and Vermont Lake Monsters lead Team North with six players each.  In 2015, the Williamsport Crosscutters placed a record eight players on Team North.

The North Team will be comprised of players from Auburn, Batavia, Connecticut, Hudson Valley, Lowell, Tri-City, and Vermont; and the South Team will be represented by players from Aberdeen, Brooklyn, Mahoning Valley, State College, Staten Island, West Virginia and Williamsport.

Tickets for the New York-Penn League All-Star Game are still available at (518) 629-CATS or visit tcvalleycats.com.