Oct 24 2037: Another season in the books - by ephenssta on October 1st, 2018
Cedar Park loses 9 of their last 10 on route to a second place finish in League V, their first winning season outside of League VI with GM/Owner Ephenssta at the helm.
Team awards will be announced once Owner/GM Ephenssta gets his crap with school together and finds some time to actually pay attention to the team he is supposed to be running.
Nov 04 2036: Year End Award Winners - by ephenssta on July 20th, 2018
Congrats to the 2036 League VI.3 MVP Ramon Quintanilla! The 33 year old has been an all star in 6 of the last 7 years, earned his second straight selection to the all-league team, and earned MVP honors for the first time in his career, edging out last year's winner Jon Cote by a narrow 5 votes.
Tatsuo Kaneda, the rookie Shortstop from Japan handily captured the Rookie of the Year award after being drafted in the first round of this season. The youngster hit .281 and racked up just over 100 RBIs in his rookie campaign, and manager Patrick told the press that the has likely secured his spot as a starter for the future.
31 year old starter Toni Leon earned his first Cy Young award and his second consecutive selection to the all league team.
Cedar Park players selected to the All League team include: SP Toni Leon, Closer Danny Broderick, C Luis Cuevas, 2B Jon Cote, and OF Ramon Quintanilla. It is worth noting that Cote has now earned all league honors at two positions: 1B and now 2B.
Congrats to all Cedar Park players who earned league-wide awards!
Nov 04 2036: Cedar Park Wins It All! - by ephenssta on July 19th, 2018
Celebrations erupted across Cedar Park as the Raiders finished their historic season with a game-7 win to secure the bragging rights as the league winners for the second time in Ephenssta's reign and the third time in franchise history.
Oct 16 2036: Cedar Park Clinches The West - by ephenssta on July 14th, 2018
The Raiders have already beaten their previous record win totals in a single season by seven wins. They hit another milestone today when they clinched the division, guaranteeing their promotion to league five. Owner/GM Ephenssta commented: "We knew we had something special at the beginning of the year and we're incredibly proud of all the hard work and grit this team has shown, and we look forward to our future together."
CONGRATS to the Cedar Park Raiders, League VI.3 WEST CHAMPIONS!
Jul 23 2036: Congrats to our All Stars - by ephenssta on June 23rd, 2018
The Western All Star team won the game this year, in a tight 4-3 game. Six Cedar Park players were selected to the team.
The pitchers selected were SP Jim Walter, SP Toni Leon, and Closer Toni Leon.
It was Walter's first selection. In 16 starts, he has an 8-2 record with a 2.75 ERA. Leon earned his third selection with an 11-1 record in 16 starts, 13 of which have been quality starts. His ERA is 2.45 and he has kept opposing hitters to a meager .237 EAR. Closer Danny Broderick earned his first selection with 28 saves in 32 opportunities and an impressive ERA of .90 with a record of 0-1 and 28 saves.
The Raider's hitters that were selected to the team were C Luis Cuevas, 2B Jon Cote, and CF Ramon Quintanilla.
Catcher Luis Cuevas earned his second selection and his sixth overall by posting a line of .353/.408/.559 with 7 HRs and 54 RBIs. 2B Jon Cote earned h is 3rd consecutive selection with an impressive line of .354/.408/.664 with 29 HRs and 92 RBIs. CF Ramon Quintanilla earned his 6th selection, making it an impressive five consecutive with an astounding line of .372/.456/.605 and 13 HRs with 78 RBIs. Team staff has stated that he is all but guaranteed a spot in the team's hall of fame if he ever decides to retire.