Mar 19 2034: Childs Makes Meteoric History - by ESac on October 22nd, 2017
Lee Childs has done something no other pitcher in franchise history has done in spring training. In spring training this season, Childs, pitcher for the Meteors, started 5 games and completed all 5 of those games. Finishing with a record of 4-1, Childs has a spring training ERA of just 1.00, as well as 36 strikeouts, a .689 WHIP, 1 BB allowed, 28 hits allowed, 8 runs allowed, and only gave up one home run. Of the 5 complete games, all five were deemed "quality starts" and 2 games were shutouts. Childs, excited for the regular season to begin, will make his first start in the first cup game away against Independence, then projected to pitch on the road against Coral Springs. His first home start is projected to be against Vicksburg.
Aug 04 2033: Vicksburg to Release Bryant - by ESac on September 12th, 2017
OFFICIAL STATEMENT BY THE ORGANIZATION OF THE VICKSBURG CATFISH.
The Vicksburg Catfish will release veteran 2B Hector Bryant after 8 seasons with the organization, all in the majors. The Vicksburg Catfish would like to thank Hector for his contributions on and off the field and would like to wish him good luck in the future on and off the diamond.
Aug 02 2033: Vicksburg Releases Good Luck to Kahului. - by ESac on September 11th, 2017
OFFICIAL STATEMENT BY THE ORGANIZATION OF THE VICKSBURG CATFISH
We here, at the front office of the Vicksburg Catfish, recognize the achievements of the Kahului Turtles in their quest for the 2033 Broken Bat Cup. Although Kahului is a rival in our league, we must admit that they are an amazing team run by an amazingly talented owner. We wish the Turtles good luck in the quarter finals and hope they move on.
Jun 27 2033: Vicksburg to Release Beaumont - by ESac on September 1st, 2017
The Vicksburg Catfish will release veteran OF Tyler Beaumont after 13 seasons with the organization, 10 in the majors. After 3 strong seasons in the minors, Tyler had a .266 AVG and .326 OBP. These numbers amazed the scouts in the majors, allowing him to be called up. Although he had a slow start in his majors career offensively, his contributions in CF is what brought him back every year. It wasn't until his 7th season (2030) that he brought the same fire as in Double and Triple A. In 2030, he played 106 games,finished with a .321 AVG, and a .373 OBP. In his major league career, he has a .265 AVG and a .338 OBP. The Vicksburg Catfish would like to thank Tyler for his contributions on and off the field and would like to wish him luck in future whether it involves baseball or not.
Statement made by the organization of the Vicksburg Catfish
Jan 18 2026: It’s Official! Collierville gets the baseball team they have desired for such a long time. - by mightyduckworth on January 26th, 2016
New and first time owner Aaron Duckworth is excited for the opportunity to take his career in a new direction. A former Colligate Baseball player, now a Director of Fitness & Wellness will dust of his old cleats and step back into the box.
Here are some comments from today’s press conference held at 4:30p Ct.
“First off, I wanted to thank everyone for trusting me to run such a great organization. As everyone knows, my first action as Owner and GM is to relocate the Franchise to Collierville, Tn. I want to personally thank the people of Bartlesville for being great and loyal fans and I hope they understand the reason for this transition. Furthermore, I hope they can continue to support us in our new city".
“The people of Collierville have wanted a team for so long and we hope this fresh start is the first step in building a winning Franchise for years to come. Thank you and God Bless”.
Collierville is a suburb of Memphis, Tennessee with a population of roughly 46,000. They will join the Grizzlies as the only other professional sports team in Memphis and it's surrounding area. Collierville has produced MLB talents such as Zack Cozart of the Cincinnati Reds and pitcher Drew Pomeranz of the San Diego Padres.