Category: Dagorlad

$3,080,000 Lands SS Roper for Disaster

Monday, March 24th, 2036
The Disaster and Ferdinand Roper appeared before the Dagorlad media today as the two sides emerged from marathon contract talks.

Roper, a shortstop, is poised to make $3,080,000 over 1 year.

Lifetime Roper has compiled a .259 batting average and collected 781 hits, 37 home runs and 305 RBIs.

MC Names Gandalf Pitcher Award Winner

Thursday, November 22nd, 2035
An old hand in this game, Snibb *Ninwocket of the Dagorlad Disaster silenced critics as well as he silenced the opposition this year by winning the Mordor Conference Gandalf Pitcher Award.

The 35-year-old starter threw 222.2 innings, notched 276 strikeouts and put up a 16-6 record to claim the coveted award.

Isabelle Delmonte of the Ravenhill Darkwings finished second in voting, while Galugol Eliolas of the Weathertop Witch Kings finished third.

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.