Category: Dagorlad

MC Awards Best Batter Prize to the Wicked

Monday, July 7th, 2036
It was an extraordinary week for Borthak the Wicked of the Dagorlad Disaster. First he goes on a hot hitting streak, batting .579, then he is voted the Player of the Week in the Mordor Conference. Last week the Wicked went 11-for-19, racked up 2 home runs and 5 RBIs and scored 4 runs. It was a heck of a week for the Dagorlad first baseman.

Presently the Wicked is hitting .280 with 14 home runs and 40 RBIs. He has played in 73 games and scored 32 times.

*Ninwocket’s Season Could be Over

Sunday, July 6th, 2036
The season is apparently over for Snibb *Ninwocket. The Dagorlad Disaster medical staff informed the club that the starting pitcher will be out at least 5 months with radial nerve compression. *Ninwocket was hurt in the game against Misty Mountain while throwing a pitch. The doctors did not think he would recover prior to the end of the season.

So far this year *Ninwocket has a 8-4 record with a 2.54 ERA.

Dagorlad Hurler Captures 200th Victory

Sunday, May 18th, 2036
Dagorlad’s Snibb *Ninwocket took the hill at Gap of Rohan Park at Caradhras today in search of his 200th career win. The 35-year-old ace found it against the Misty Mountain Hops.

After the historic victory, his manager told reporters, “I saw a tremendous sigh of relief when this thing was over. He was just looking to hug everyone in sight.”

He worked 7.2 innings with 8 strikeouts and 2 walks in the 5-4 victory, checking Misty Mountain on 8 hits.

“It a big milestone in my career,” admitted *Ninwocket. “When you get close to it, you worry about it a lot. It’s done now… and I can relax and enjoy it.”

Over the course of his career, *Ninwocket has a won-lost record of 200 wins and 100 losses with 3547 strikeouts in 2735.1 innings pitched with a lifetime 2.49 ERA.

Disaster Stron Lost for Year

Wednesday, May 7th, 2036
Doctors in Dagorlad said Benji Stron might not play anymore this year. The Disaster starting pitcher suffered a stretched elbow ligament during a game against the Numenor Kings and will be out for at least 9 months. Club officials told BNN they do not expect him to return to the team this season.

SS Ferdinand Roper Out

Tuesday, May 6th, 2036
A blow for Ferdinand Roper today — team doctors confirmed he will miss 3-4 months with a fractured fibula. Roper suffered the injury making a defensive play. Although officials from the Dagorlad Disaster are confident he’ll make a full recovery, doubts will persist about Roper’s ability to return fully fit with an injury of this nature.

Currently Roper is batting .325 with 27 hits and no home runs. He has knocked in 6 runs and scored 8 times.