Category: Bywater

May Goodbody Hurt, Will Miss Rest of Year

Tuesday, March 31st, 2037
May Goodbody will soon find out from her doctors if her season will continue. The first diagnosis was not too positive and indicated the Bywater reliever could miss the remainder of the year. Goodbody was injured while throwing a pitch in the Bounders-Fairies clash at Spring Ballpark recently. Doctors said she has a torn rotator cuff and would be out a minimum of 10-11 months.

CF Moonbeam to Bounders

Tuesday, January 27th, 2037
BNN reports that the Bywater Bounders have just agreed with center fielder Splinter Moonbeam on a contract, signing the free agent to a $36,142,032 deal for 4 years.

Sources indicate that both sides are happy with the deal and look forward to a productive future.

Moonbeam is hitting at a .249 rate over his 951-game career. Lifetime he has 146 doubles, 34 triples and 176 home runs with 472 RBIs and 639 runs scored.

Bywater Wins Lottery for C Trollmaster

Tuesday, December 30th, 2036
The Bywater front office announced the signing of Karan Trollmaster today as the team’s new catcher. The 34-year-old came to terms with the Bounders and will be hauling in $7,000,000 a year over 4 years.

Trollmaster has batted .268 for her career with 1610 hits, 347 doubles, 18 triples, 109 home runs, and 758 RBIs.

*Puttifoot Named Shire MVP

Thursday, November 27th, 2036
Ferdinand *Puttifoot of the Bywater Bounders has been named the 2036 Aragorn MVP for his outstanding contribution to his team. This is the first MVP award for *Puttifoot, who finished 3rd in the voting in 2031.

The 7-time All-Star hit .319 and socked 41 HR, driving in 131 runs this season, which got him 2nd place in the Sam Gamgee Batter award voting and his 5th Gimli’s Axe Award as the best hitting 2B in the SC.

Finishing 2nd in the voting was Bree’s Eideron *Knucklebreaker and DeForest *Hamrh of the Mirkwood Sylvan.

Star CL Fingertorturer Signs for 5 years

Friday, September 5th, 2036
Fans hailed the signing of Nolak Fingertorturer today as the Bywater Bounders closer came to terms with the club.

Set to make $14,000,000 over the upcoming 5 years, Fingertorturer signed primarily out of loyalty to the organization, thrilling the most diehard supporters who think there isn’t much loyalty in a market driven by free agency.

Fingertorturer has 47 relief appearances this season with 21 saves. Fingertorturer has also compiled a 3-7 won-lost mark with a 3.80 ERA. In 45 innings he has fanned 48.