#250
Matt Knuth
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Date of Birth: March 12, 2001
Drafted:
Current Status: Retired
Played: 2026-2039
Total Points Scored: 392
Lifetime ERA: 4.12
Best Season: 2035 with Poughkeepsie 51.1 VORP

The countdown starts with an Orono/Poughkeepsie starter who has the dinstinction of playing 14 seasons with only 1 postseason appearance, and at the end (2038 with Columbus). No All-Star appearances, but had a nice 15-5 3.09 season in 2035. Won 121 games in his career and had 7 seasons with his ERA under 4.



#249
Anibal Garcia
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Date of Birth: October 28, 2025
Drafted: Drafted by the Capital City Metropolitans with the 24th pick in the 3rd round of the 2046 draft
Current Status: Currently with Capital City Metropolitans
Played: 2048-present
Total Points Scored: 392
Lifetime ERA: 3.84
Best Season: 2051 with Capital City 63.8 VORP

Newest qualifier with a 30 point blast in the current 2056 season, Anibal spent 6 productive seasons with the Mets, winning 20 games once and posting 3 60+ VORP seasons. Then he moves into a Super Reliever role in 2055, where he goes 21-6 but fails to qualify due to the 4.87 ERA. He came back to starter status in 2056 and seems more comfortable there. Has a 126-69 record to-date.




#248
Samuel Pierce
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Date of Birth: September 23, 1987
Drafted:
Current Status: Retired
Played: 2013-2024
Total Points Scored: 392
Lifetime ERA: 2.70
Best Season: 2023 with Des Moines.
All-Star Appearances: 2017, 2023

Samuel played 11 years during the golden pitching era of the 10's and early 20's, racking up 967 appearances without a single start. He fit well as a Middle Reliever, pitching over 100 innings 10 times but never more than 17 saves in a single season. 8 qualifying seasons, capped off by a 14-1 1.27 ERA line toward the end of his career in with Des Moines in 2023. He retired at 101-61 2.70 and 83 saves in 1489 relief innings.



#247
Herschel Greene
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Date of Birth: February 17, 2027
Drafted: Drafted by the Richmond Confederates with the 24th pick in the 1st round of the 2046 draft
Current Status: Currently with Ayr Stunt Monkeys
Links: 2056 Game Logs
Played: 2049-present
Total Points Scored: 393
Lifetime ERA: 3.92
Best Season: 2052 with Richmond. 84.4 VORP

Herschel still going strong at age 29. He came up through the Richmond franchise and won double digit games 4 times, including an impressive 18-9 2.77 line in 2052 and 84.4 VORP, good for 4th in the league. He signed with Ayr in 2055 and has hit the maxed-out 36 starts each of the last two seasons. He recently hit the 100 win mark this season, and has a strong case to get to 150 in his career.



#246
James Mazon
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Date of Birth: August 16, 1997
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Current Status: Retired
Played: 2026-2035
Total Points Scored: 393
Lifetime ERA: 3.89
Best Season: 2029 with Richmond. 51.0 VORP
All-Star Appearances: 2029

Richmond got some good years out of James Mazon as well, in particular his All-Star 2029 campaign, going 24-7 with a 3.82 ERA. He's actually had 5 seasons with better ERA's, including 3.27 the year before, splitting time with Utica and Richmond. The trade helped the Confeds to their one and only SS appearance. Norwich had him for 3 double digit winning seasons, then Hollywood for 2 more before he retired at age 37 with a 142-91 record.