TRAVERSE CITY, MI – With spring training just over 7 weeks away, the Traverse City Beach Bums continue to build their roster as they announce the signing of pitcher Dylan Stoops.  File photo from the University of Richmond.

Stoops recently wrapped a four-year career for the University of Richmond, compiling a 10-9 record with six saves and a 4.38 career ERA. As a senior in 2015, he went 6-1 with a 4.06 ERA and struck out 75 batters in 71.0 innings.

In his career with the Spiders, the team went to the postseason in each of his five seasons on the roster.

Stoops was also a teammate of current Beach Bums closer Andrew Brockett for two years at Richmond.

The Traverse City Beach Bums are the 2015 Frontier League Champions and will be playing their 11th season of professional baseball in Northern Michigan starting May 2016. All home games are played at Wuerfel Park, a state of the art ballpark located in Blair Township, MI. The Beach Bums business offices are open from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm Monday through Friday. Sponsorship's, Season Tickets, Group packages, patio tables and suites are all available for the 2016 season. For more information, please call the offices at 1-231-943-0100 or come on out to the ballpark for an off-season visit.

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