Category: Dead Marshes

MC Player of the Week, *Samarkand of Dead Marshes

Monday, August 24th, 2037
His hard work and hustle paid off this week. The hard-working and hard-playing Thraryn *Samarkand was rewarded with the Mordor Conference Player of the Week honors.

The scrappy Dead Marshes Uruk-hai right fielder hit .519 while collecting 14 hits in 27 at-bats, 1 home run and 3 RBIs.

This season *Samarkand is batting .368 with 18 home runs.

July’s #1 Hurler Announced: Moss

Saturday, August 1st, 2037
Despite the number of years he’s been in the league, Bulbo Moss still gets excited when he puts together a quality stretch like he had in July. The 33-year-old starter for Dead Marshes was named Mordor Conference Pitcher of the Month earlier today.

He collected 5 wins and no losses with 39 strikeouts in his 5 starts, putting up a fine 2.14 ERA in 42 innings of work.

Checking out his stats for the season, Moss has racked up 12 wins and 7 losses in 21 starts, 2.75 ERA and struck out 179 batters in 163.2 innings.

Foemasher Rips HR Number 400

Sunday, June 21st, 2037
Dead Marshes third baseman Gredoc Foemasher blasted himself into an elite group of baseball players. Today he joined the exclusive 400 home run club in the Uruk-hai 5-2 loss to the Weathertop Witch Kings.

“As soon as I hit it, I knew it was gone. I was happy to move on. Now I can go and have some fun. It is a weight lifted off my shoulders,” Foemasher told the press. He admitted just how much pressure he had been feeling. “Especially every time you’d get out of the hotel, everybody would say, ‘Hey, when are you going to hit it?'”

In his milestone game, Foemasher went 1 for 3 with 1 run batted in and 1 run scored.

In his career Foemasher has played in 2297 games with a .301 batting average. Among his 2384 hits are 155 doubles, 4 triples and 400 home runs. He also has scored 1079 runs and driven in 1246 runs.

Mordor Conference Premier Pitcher is Moss

Monday, June 1st, 2037
Despite the number of years he’s been in the league, Bulbo Moss still gets excited when he puts together a quality stretch like he had in May. The 33-year-old starter for Dead Marshes was named Mordor Conference Pitcher of the Month earlier today.

He collected 4 wins and 2 losses with 62 strikeouts in his 6 starts, putting up a fine 1.29 ERA in 49 innings of work.

For this year Moss has chalked up 6 wins and 3 losses in 11 starts with 100 strikeouts in 87.1 innings and a 2.16 ERA.

Player of the Week: Dead Marshes’s *Samarkand

Monday, June 1st, 2037
His hard work and hustle paid off this week. The hard-working and hard-playing Thraryn *Samarkand was rewarded with the Mordor Conference Player of the Week honors.

The scrappy Dead Marshes Uruk-hai right fielder hit .440 while collecting 11 hits in 25 at-bats, 3 home runs and 4 RBIs.

Currently *Samarkand is batting .389 with 6 home runs and 22 RBIs.