July 20, 2013 – The Capital Region has a has a slew of baseball players who are playing professionally. Among them are:
Mike Dodig (Columbis-Greene – Playing for Danville of the Rookie Appalachian League
Michael Fish (Delmar/Siena) – Playing for AZL Angels of the Rookie Arizona League.
Joe Mahoney (Troy) – Playing for New Orleans in the AAA Pacific Coast League.
Dan Paolini (Siena) – Playing for High Desert in the Class A California League.
Casper Wells (Schenectady) – Playing for the major league Chicago White Sox.
David Fischer (Scotia) – Playing for Potomac of the Class A Carolina League.
Greg Holle (Loudonville) – Playing for Huntsville of the Class AA Southern League.
Tom Kahnle (Latham) – Playing for Trenton of the Class AA Eastern League.
John Lannan (Siena) – Playing for the major league Philadelphia Phillies.
Sean Lucas (UAlbany) – Playing for Bakersville of the Class A California League.
Murphy Smith (Clifton Park) – Playing for Midland of the Class AA Texas League.
Brian Sweeney (Clifton Park) – Playing for Tacoma of the AAA Pacific Coast League.