Wei Takes Tumble Down Stairs, Injures Shoulder
Friday, December 29th, 2034
Montana reliever Hao Wei was injured yesterday when he fell down a flight of stairs at his home. Wei reportedly suffered a dislocated shoulder, along with other minor injuries, and is expected to be out of commission for up to 2 months.
3L News: Draft Pool Revealed
Tuesday, December 26th, 2034
Scouts have begun to salivate. The list of players for the first-year player draft has been released by the league office and speculation is already beginning about who will end up as the first pick. The list has been posted under the transaction section of the BNN site and will be there for the next 30 days leading up to draft day.
Teams now have a chance to scout the draft pool 65 days before the draft is held.
The top players available (in no particular order) seem to be:
1. Francisco Rivas, 21 year-old LHP out of college.
2. Roger Edwards, 20 year-old RHP out of college.
3. Jack Adams, 18 year-old RF out of high-school.
4. Terry Kurucz, 20 year-old CF out of college.
5. Dave Dunn, 21 year-old LHP out of college.
6. Chris Rice, 17 year-old RHP out of high-school.
7. Alvin Randolph, 21 year-old LHP out of college.
8. Aki Sato, 21 year-old RHP out of college.
9. Homer Boyd, 21 year-old LHP out of college.
10. Juan Moreno, 21 year-old RHP out of college.
You can find the draft pool in the league transactions screen (league menu).
BNN Stats: Rookie Batting Leaders
Monday, December 25th, 2034
Which rookie is leading the Menard's Third League in wins above replacement (WAR)?
Doug Allerdale, GRE, 4.8
Kai-ge Choe, HOU, 3.7
Kanko Umaba, GRE, 3.6
Joey Coco, CHA, 3.5
Palaie Gaoteote, QC, 2.1