Former Notable Players:
Hunter Pence and Ben Zobrist.
Notes: "The Joe"
is built on the campus
of the Hudson Valley Community College, which serves the Hudson
Valley communities of Albany, Schenectady and Troy. The baseball
stadium is just part of a $13 million dollar sports complex that
includes football and soccer fields, tennis courts and classrooms.
The ballpark is named for the former New York State Senate Majority
Leader who spearheaded the drive for the funding as part of a campaign
to revitalize Troy and Rensslear County. The facility was designed
by the DLR Group, which also penned such parks as AT&T Field,
Skylands Park, Augusta,
Frans Stadium, Hickory, North Carolina