Category: Carrock

Best Pitcher Picked by Shire Conference

Saturday, May 1st, 2038
Despite the number of years he’s been in the league, Eormenred *UrukBane still gets excited when he puts together a quality stretch like he had in April. The 27-year-old starter for Carrock was named Shire Conference Pitcher of the Month earlier today.

He collected 5 wins and no losses with 56 strikeouts in his 5 starts, putting up a fine 1.54 ERA in 41 innings of work.

Kognar Moonkiller Wins SC Trophy

Monday, April 19th, 2038
This week’s Player of the Week was Kognar Moonkiller of the Carrock Bears.

His big bat belted and blasted Shire Conference pitching for 12 hits in 25 at-bats, 4 home runs and 10 RBIs while hitting .480 and scoring 6 runs.

Carrock Pitcher Named MVP

Thursday, December 3rd, 2037
For the first time since 2014, the Shire Conference has named a pitcher as its most valuable player, bestowing the 2037 Aragorn MVP award on Carrock Bears hurler, Eormenred *UrukBane.

*UrukBane, who was also named Gandalf Pitcher of the Year, went 17-5 with a 1.98 ERA and 347 K’s. In 249.2 innings, he walked just 38 hitters for a Conference-best 0.91 WHIP. The six-time All-Star helped lead the Bears to their first Shire Conference title, and despite Carrock’s loss to Dunharrow in the SGCBL championships, he was named MVP for the Return of the King Series in which he tossed a 5-hit shutout with 12 strikeouts in Game 1 and won Game 6 with a complete game, 6-hit, 13 K effort.

Duilin *Silverwolf Lake Town finished 2nd. He hit .322 with 43 HR and 106 RBI for the Archers. Eideron *Knucklebreaker, who won this year’s SC Sam Gamgee Batter award for hitting .320 with 48 HR and 105 RBI, was 3rd in the voting.

SC’s Top Pitcher is *UrukBane

Saturday, November 28th, 2037
Eormenred *UrukBane joined an elite group of pitchers today by picking up the Shire Conference Gandalf Pitcher Award for 2037.

The 26-year-old hurler finished the year 17-5 for the Carrock Bears, piling up 249.2 innings, registering 347 strikeouts and walking 38 on his way to a solid 1.98 ERA.

He received 22 first place votes out of a possible 24. Eruushnak Goblinmaster of the Bywater Bounders finished second in voting, while Garon Paddywhack of the Lake Town Archers finished third with 1 first place vote.

Player – Team – First Place – Total Points
Eormenred *UrukBane – Carrock Bears – 22 – 173
Eruushnak Goblinmaster – Bywater Bounders – 0 – 84
Garon Paddywhack – Lake Town Archers – 1 – 77
Elraugast Isaiwyn – Mirkwood Sylvan – 0 – 46
Lomli Ironfist – Minas Tirith Titans – 0 – 20
Nolak Fingertorturer – Bywater Bounders – 1 – 12
Ludrak Trollgobbler – Mirkwood Sylvan – 0 – 8
Groin Overturf – Mirkwood Sylvan – 0 – 6
Meriamli Rockcrusher – Bree Cheese – 0 – 3
Papa Weidner – Carrock Bears – 0 – 3

SC Top Manager is Banks of Carrock

Friday, November 27th, 2037
The Carrock Bears coaching staff broke out the bubbly when Manager Longo Banks was announced as 2037 Shire Conference Manager of the Year.

He skippered the Bears to a 105-57 record this year and a first place finish in the Shire Conference Dwarf Division.

To a man, they all agreed that their boss was most deserving of the award. All had glowing words to say about this year’s winning manager.

“He just has a way with people. Coaches and players alike love him.”