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Team: New Orleans Knights [ID #30] Bookmark New Orleans Knights

Location: New Orleans, LA (South)

League: IV.5 - West

Owner: mjreichard send message
          [since October 22nd 2016 | last seen June 09th 2023]

Manager: Sam Fulton

Ballpark: New Orleans Ballpark

Rank: #158 - Rating: 132.11

Fan Mood: 91.16

Prestige: 31

Color: Purple

Team Notes:

• Mar 14 2060: Frank Scanlon was signed as a free agent.
• Mar 10 2060: Dwayne Knudsen was claimed off of waivers.
• Jan 13 2060: Mark Shearer was released.
• Jan 13 2060: Armstrong Bush was selected to the national team of Jamaica.
• Mar 16 2059: Wally Pullen was released.
• Mar 14 2059: Mauricio Rosa was signed as a free agent.
• Jan 26 2059: Fernando Ortega was released.
• Jan 13 2059: Fernando Ortega was inducted into the team Hall of Fame.
• Jan 13 2059: Armstrong Bush was selected to the national team of Jamaica.
• Jan 13 2059: André Robert was selected to the national team of France.

League Record:

Wins: 0     Losses: 0     Pct: .000     Last10: 0-0     Streak: -

Ave: 0.0 - 0.0     RS: 0     RA: 0     DIFF: 0         Power Index: 102.6


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Press Releases:

Nov 02 2058: Knights Win the Championship!! - by mjreichard on March 9th, 2023

After losing the first two games of the series, the Knights came storming back to win 4 straight and take the title!

First-year Manager Sam Fulton led the team to 102 regular season wins and the crown! What an amazing first year leading the Knight for Sam!

Veteran 1B Fernando Ortega (.417, 2 HR, 6 RBI) and closer Garry Krause (4 SV, 1.00) were co-MVP's of the series.

Oct 22 2058: On to the Championship! - by mjreichard on March 6th, 2023

First-year Manager Sam Fulton has led the Knights to the League Championship Series to face a strong Clarksville team!

The Knight were anchored by an amazing starting rotation of Jesus Cantu (16-5, 3.22), Greyson Reimer (18-7, 3.72), Sean Gibson (16-8, 3.34) and Ramon Solis (19-9, 3.38). The bullpen was anchored by Isama Furuto (14-5, 2.04) and Garry Krause (56 SV, 2.53).

On the offensive side the team was led by 2B Cam Stanton (39 HR, 128 RBI), Jose Molina (24 HR, 56 SB) and 1B Fernando Ortega (46 2B, 22 HR).

Good luck to our managers, coaches and players!

Feb 19 2058: Milestones - by mjreichard on December 30th, 2022

Last season several players hit career milestones and some milestones are likely to be hit this season...

2B Cameron Stanton reached 1,000 Runs last season and this season is likely to reach 500 Doubles, 400 Homeruns and 200 Stolen Bases.

3B/1B Fernando Ortega reached 2,000 Hits last season and this season could reach 600 Doubles, 300 Homeruns and 250 Stolen Bases.

RP Garry Krause could reach 100 Saves this season.

Good luck Knights as you work towards these amazing career milestones!!

Feb 12 2058: Longtime Skipper Retires - by mjreichard on December 29th, 2022

After being at the helm of the Knights for 13 seasons, Manager Billy Ray Kilgore has announced his retirement. Kilgore won 1,014 games with the Knights and led the team to 3 Division Championships and 2 League Championships. He came to the Knights after 10 seasons at Twin Falls, where he also won 2 Division Championships and 1 League Championship.

Overall, he had 1,717 Wins, 5 Division Championships and 3 League Championships.

Kilgore will be enshrined in the team Hall of Fame during a July home game.

The Knights have announced that former First Base Coach Sam Fulton will take over as Manager. Fulton managed at Gulf Breeze prior to coming to the Knights. The team looks forward to him taking over the manager job and continuing the strong relationships that he has with players.

The team has also announced the hiring of Luke Bach as the new First Base Coach. Bach was the Manager in Morgantown last season.

Oct 22 2057: Stanton Sets Team HR Record! - by mjreichard on December 19th, 2022

Superstar 2B Cam Stanton set a new single-season team record 52 HR this season! He held the old record at 49, also having a season of 48 and a season of 47 (tying former record holder legend Adrian Fuentes) at the top of the Knights leader board.

Stanton now enters next season with 399 career HR, just 56 shy of the all-time team record total of 455 held by Fuentes.