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|Sunday, February 15th, 2032: lbsq News: Draft Pool Revealed|
The list of players who have declared for the first-year player draft was announced earlier today. SION will have special coverage dedicated to this draft. Just look in the transaction section for the special page dedicated to the young players hoping to make a name for themselves in the show. Teams now have a chance to scout the draft pool for 30 days before the draft is held.
You can find the draft pool in the league transactions screen (league menu).
|Saturday, February 14th, 2032: Braves Bentley Injured in Off-Field Incident|
The Atlanta Braves told reporters this morning that Mark Bentley has a strained elbow ligament and will be unable to play for 2-3 weeks while the injury heals. He suffered the injury while trying to win a prize by knocking all the bottles over at the county fair.
"It was an unfortunate accident," said the Braves public relations director, "Hopefully Mark will soon be back with the club."
|Friday, February 13th, 2032: Byers Agrees to 4-Year, $72,600,000 Deal |
Some Rangers fans are grumbling about the signing of 33-year-old first baseman Haywood Byers. Some are cautiously optimistic, while most are adamantly skeptical as to whether the deal, estimated at a $18,150,000 annual price tag, is a good one for Texas.
In his career Byers has accumulated a .320 batting average with 2065 hits. His totals include 405 doubles, 31 triples, 390 home runs, 1049 strikeouts, 1243 runs scored, 1326 RBIs and a lifetime .398 OBP.