Ex Cyclone Joe Jiannetti to Participate in Whiffleball Tournament to Help Fight Type I Diabetes


By Jerry Del Priore Former Brooklyn Cyclone Joe Jiannetti was diagnosed with Type I diabetes, an autoimmune disease that destroys the body’s ability to produce insulin, a hormone needed to control blood glucose, at the age of 15. The 11-year former minor leaguer knows how difficult it is to managed the disease while playing professional … Continue reading Ex Cyclone Joe Jiannetti to Participate in Whiffleball Tournament to Help Fight Type I Diabetes

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Brooklyn Cyclones 2001 Championship Team Set to Return to MCU Park Saturday Night


By Jerry Del Priore The Brooklyn Cyclones’ 2001 inaugural team, which were NY-Penn League Co-Champions along with the Williamsport Crosscutters, will be holding a reunion Saturday night at MCU Park, marking 15 years since the title, according Joe Jiannetti, an infielder with the team who reached as high as AA Binghamton with the New York Mets. … Continue reading Brooklyn Cyclones 2001 Championship Team Set to Return to MCU Park Saturday Night

Former Brooklyn Cyclone Joe Jiannetti Studying to be a Pharmacist


By Jerry Del Priore Ex-Brooklyn Cyclone and St. Petersburg native Joe Jiannetti is in his second semester of pharmacy school at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Bradenton campus, where he is currently studying for a doctorate degree. Opting to spend a few more years in college to pursue a higher level of education, Jiannetti … Continue reading Former Brooklyn Cyclone Joe Jiannetti Studying to be a Pharmacist