Category: Dagorlad

Best Pitcher Picked by Mordor Conference

Wednesday, August 1st, 2035
Veteran Benji Stron put together quite a successful stretch in July for the Dagorlad Disaster, earning himself the Mordor Conference Pitcher of the Month award.

Stron racked up a 4-0 record in 5 starts, posting a 1.27 ERA over 35.1 innings and striking out 19.

So far this year Stron has made 21 starts, tossed 133.1 innings, struck out 78 batters and walked 24. His record is 7-7 with a 3.37 ERA and he has limited opposing teams to a .262 batting average.

*Ninwocket Cops #1 Pitcher Award in May

Friday, June 1st, 2035
Veteran Snibb *Ninwocket put together quite a successful stretch in May for the Dagorlad Disaster, earning himself the Mordor Conference Pitcher of the Month award.

*Ninwocket racked up a 5-0 record in 6 starts, posting a 0.42 ERA over 43.1 innings and striking out 54.

This year *Ninwocket has compiled a 8-2 mark with a 1.38 ERA in 12 starts.

Mordor Conference’s Best Batter Announced

Monday, May 7th, 2035
27-year-old Borthak the Wicked sent shock waves through Tolkien Baseball last week with an eye-popping performance that brought him the Mordor Conference Player of the Week Award.

A newcomer to the league, the Wicked made the establishment sit up and take notice, punishing opposing pitchers with a .458 average, 11 hits in 24 at-bats, 2 home runs and 6 RBI.

Where the Dagorlad Disaster first baseman goes from here, only the baseball gods know for sure, but the Wicked certainly made his mark last week.

This season the Wicked is batting .357 with 11 home runs. His totals include 25 RBIs and 21 runs scored.

Disaster Herb Eisenhower Hurt

Thursday, April 26th, 2035
When Herb Eisenhower was hurt against the Minas Morgul Slayers, the Dagorlad Disaster were hopeful that the injury was not serious. However, it proved to be more severe that first thought. The 35-year-old center fielder suffered a broken kneecap making a defensive play in yesterday’s game. Team doctors told BNN today that Eisenhower would miss 4-5 months of the season.

So far this season Eisenhower is hitting .183 with 3 home runs, 6 RBIs and 10 runs scored. He has 11 hits in 60 at-bats and a .234 OBP.

Gruulak the Basher Hurt, Out 4 Months

Thursday, April 26th, 2035
A blow for Gruulak the Basher today — team doctors confirmed he will miss 4 months with a torn labrum. the Basher suffered the injury throwing a pitch. Although officials from the Dagorlad Disaster are confident he’ll make a full recovery, doubts will persist about the Basher’s ability to return fully fit with an injury of this nature.