The Caiazza Family - First place
Angela Petigrew - Second place
Darren Lee - Third place
Prizes will be mailed out over the next 7-10 days.
The 2022 Salt Cats season officially came to an end Monday night as the Spartans defeated the Salt Cats 8-1 in the Eastern Division Wild Card Game. Just one day after beating their crosstown rivals 2-1 in 10 innings to earn home-field in this game, the final edition of the Salt City Showdown of the summer went to the Spartans, who dominated from start to finish to earn the right to play the top-seeded Cortland Crush in the Eastern Conference Finals.
Jake Baldini was the first of six pitchers to toe the slab for the hosts, giving up five runs while falling one out short of four full innings. No pitcher was truly able to contain the Spartans offense, who hit through the order in the fourth to take the seven run lead. The Salt Cats only run came via a Bryce Richey RBI walk with the bases loaded in the fifth to make the game score 7-1 for a moment before the visitors got that run back the next half inning.
The Salt Cats season ends with an NYCBL regular season record of 19-20-3, 41 points and second place in a tough NYCBL East. The Spartans get revenge after losing last year’s Wild Card Game 2-1. The Salt Cats were 21-24-5 overall,
The team and Coaching staff would like to thank our fans, sponsors and players families for their constant support and help throughout the season.
A special thanks goes out Dr. Pisik for his never ending work in taking care of the Salt Cats on a daily basis and to Director of Concessions,Karen Pisik who ran our concession stand throughout the season.
A special thank you to our Director of Baseball Operations, Joe Miczan for his efforts during the season. He was the Go to Guy for sure.
The team would also extend a sincere thank you to our Game Day Operations staff of Supervisor, Kathee-Dobe Call, Jake Hickok, Izzy Lambert and Paul Miller. Job well done!
Finally, special thanks to the best Game Day broadcast crew in the NYCBL which included Austin Platt, Gio Heater and Will Hentschel, The Cats wish you all well as we move forward in preparation for the 2021 NYCBL season.
Although our Franchise considers all of our players All Stars the NYCBL has selected 8 of our players to the 2022 All Star Team/Game and All Star Showcase event. The All Star selections will play in the All Star Game on July 11th in Cortland and the Show case selections will be showcased prior to the ASG in front of various PBR New York scouts.
RHP Jake Baldini (Greensboro College)
RHP Chris Martin (McMurry)
LHP Ethan Caiazza (Skidmore)
IF Martin Bailey (Thomas More U)
OF Matt Rinaldi (Pace U)
IF Bryce Richey (Spring Arbor U)
RHP Scott Scheppy ( Mercy College) Showcase
SS Amani Jones (Stevenson ) Showcase
THE 2022 SYRACUSE SALT CATS
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Salt Cats History
The Salt Cats came into the NYCBL in 2010 after playing in the Eastern Collegiate Baseball League for two seasons. We have had several players from several Colleges and Universities located throughout the United States and Canada and have enjoyed the experiences and quality of the soon to be 44 year old New York Collegiate Baseball League. The NYCBL is one of the most historic Collegiate Summer Baseball Leagues in America and is funded by Major League Baseball. All members of the NYCBL belong to the National Alliance of Collegiate Summer Baseball and are governed by NCAA rules and regulations. The league is partially funded by Major League Baseball.
The Salt Cats are one of the most active multi-media teams in the NYCBL!
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Former Salt Cat and NYCBL All Star (2017-18), right handed pitcher Ian Foggo (Lenoir Rhyne) has signed a professional contract with the Houston Astros. Foggo spent one season with Lenoir-Rhyne after time at Division I Citadel and Charleston Southern and finished the 2021 campaign with 20 strikeouts in 11.1 innings pitched.
Ian was an NYCBL All Star Selection in 2018 after throwing 14.2 innings and earning 31 Strike outs. The Salt Cats wish him the best.
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Click on the tabs for the complete 2023 season regular season schedule including all Exhibition games.
Our games will be televised via ROKU and AMAZON TV as well as Radio streamed via TEAMLINE.... see information below.
Dan Fiorito (Salt Cats 11'12') was the new manager at the helm of the Double-A minor league affiliate of the New York Yankees for the 2022 season.
Once a standout on the diamond at Manhattanville, Dan Fiorito '12 is in his sixth season as a member of the Yankees organization, Fiorito was named the fourth full-time manager in team history following his 2021 stint at the helm of the Yankees' High-A affiliate Hudson Valley Renegades.
Dan was a 2011 and 2012 NYCBL All Star while playing with the Salt Cats.
He was signed as an undrafted free agent upon his graduation from Nova Southeastern. He was an NYCBL All Star and top prospect in 2014.
Joe Miczan - Director of Baseball / Media Operations
Joe Miczan will return to the Salt Cats 2023 staff as Director of Baseball Operations / Media Operations. He will assist and help coordinate all media aspects of the Franchise inclusive of Social Media, Broadcasting and Marketing with the Live game broadcast crew.
He will also handle Baseball Operations and coordinate efforts between the Game Day Operations staff and the Media Broadcast staff. Joe will oversee Official scoring duties in the Press Box for all home games as well as work directly with the Baseball Manager.
Joe is a TA and Coach in the Solvay School District and is a Graduate of Syracuse University. He also is an Assistant football Coach at Solvay High.
Charlie Ben-Ami has joined the 2023 Media Broadcast Team as live game play by play broadcaster.
He is a Broadcast Journalism major in the Newhouse School at Syracuse University.
During the school he works at two radio stations and helps cover teams all over the Syracuse University’s campus. I’m
He hails from Long Island, New York and has had a passion for baseball for as long as he can remember. The 2023 Salt Cats welcome Charlie to the team.
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The Syracuse Salt Cats are already moving forward towards the summer 2023 season. Ticket packages are available as well as Sponsor Packages, both of which can be found in the "Pages" tab in the menu. THE TEAM WILL HONOR THE 2022 TICKET PRICES. The team will host several sponsor nights which will be advertised on the website as well as listed in the team game schedule.
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The Syracuse Salt Cats will announce the 2022 Sponsor Night schedule some time in Mid to late January 2022. Please stay posted.
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The Syracuse Salt Cats plan to once again volunteer at the Samaritan Center in Downtown Syracuse. The players will provide volunteer service and helped serve breakfast to those in need. They will set up tables, serve the meals and clean up. We in the Salt Cats Organization welcome the opportunity to serve our community in the best way possible. We appreciate our relationship with the Samaritan Center and the opportunity to give back to those in need.
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