Category: Bree

SC Player of the Week Goes to Bird of Bree

Monday, April 20th, 2037
At the age of 31, Tom Bird might have some potential he hasn’t realized yet — if his success at the plate last week is any indication. The Bree right fielder put up some exceptional numbers the past seven days with a .579 batting average. For his efforts Bird collected the Shire Conference Player of the Week Award.

He racked up 11 hits in 19 at-bats, 4 home runs and 6 RBIs last week in 5 games.

Gandalf Pitcher Award Winner Announced

Wednesday, November 26th, 2036
The Bree Cheese have a rising superstar or maybe even a budding Hall-of-Famer in the making.
It’s Meriamli Rockcrusher, this year’s Shire Conference Gandalf Pitcher Award selection. This blossoming hurler wowed fans, peers and sportswriters with a fabulous performance.

Rockcrusher compiled a 20-6 record in 33 starts, tallied 306 strikeouts in 248.2 innings and recorded a 2.50 ERA. Other clubs managed only a .220 batting average against him.

Bulbo Moss of the Bucklebury Fairies finished second in voting, while Eormenred *UrukBane of the Carrock Bears finished third.

*Knucklebreaker Nabs SC Sam Gamgee Batter

Wednesday, November 26th, 2036
Eideron *Knucklebreaker has been around Tolkien Baseball enough to know a good hot streak when he sees one — and he got to see one firsthand all year. For his standout run through the 2036 season, he’s taking home the Sam Gamgee Batter in the Shire Conference.

The Bree catcher put up a batting average of .331 with 22 doubles, 1 triple, 42 home runs and 111 RBIs.

Ferdinand *Puttifoot of the Bywater Bounders finished second in voting, while Duilin *Silverwolf of the Lake Town Archers finished third.

Cheese Are Champs of Shire Conference Dwarf Division

Friday, October 3rd, 2036
The manager of the Bree Cheese said “a lot of hard work, talent and luck” are the reasons for his team’s Shire Conference Dwarf Division championship.

“This club believes in themselves and goes out and gets it done,” said Tonak Gnomedragger. “You can’t ask for much more than that as a manager.”

It’s the club’s 18th division crown and gives them an opportunity to win the franchise’s 3rd Return of the King Series.

“We want that title badly,” said catcher Eideron *Knucklebreaker as he took a break from celebrating with teammates. “This is just a start.”

Division Remains Up for Grabs, but Bree in Postseason

Thursday, October 2nd, 2036
The Bree Cheese will be going to the postseason.

While it remains to be seen if they will officially capture the Shire Conference Dwarf Division crown, the club will have a spot in the playoffs.

“It’s a weight off our shoulders for sure,” said manager Tonak Gnomedragger.