Category: Dead Marshes

Thraryn *Samarkand Winner in Mordor Conference

Monday, September 1st, 2036
Thraryn *Samarkand battered Mordor Conference pitchers all August and wound up taking home the Batter of the Month Award.

“I’ve been around Tolkien Baseball long enough to know you really have to work hard day in and day out to be able to put up this kind of consistency,” the 32-year-old *Samarkand told reporters. “I put in a lot of work, even on the days I might not take the field, and it’s always nice when everything comes together for me like it did this last month.”

In 27 games, *Samarkand hit .440 with 5 home runs, 16 RBIs and scored 16 runs.

This year *Samarkand is hitting .391 with 25 home runs.

Week’s #1 Player: Dead Marshes’s the Story-teller

Monday, September 1st, 2036
A battle-tested Nazbag the Story-teller declared war on opposing pitchers last week, attacking the ball like the well-schooled veteran he is. Today the 34-year-old Dead Marshes shortstop collected the Mordor Conference Player of the Week Award.

He wrapped up the week with a .519 average, 14 hits in 27 at-bats, 3 home runs, 10 RBIs and 8 runs scored.

the Story-teller on the season is hitting .296 with 13 home runs. His stats include 71 RBIs and 74 runs scored.

MC Names Uruk-hai *Samarkand Winner

Monday, August 25th, 2036
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 .462 while collecting 12 hits in 26 at-bats, 2 home runs and 8 RBIs.

So far this season *Samarkand has hit .386 with 23 home runs, 63 RBIs and scored 69 times.

Player of the Week: Dead Marshes’s Belöl

Monday, July 21st, 2036
This week’s premier performer in the Mordor Conference was second baseman Merin Belöl of the Dead Marshes Uruk-hai.

He banged out a .571 average and was voted the Player of the Week. Over the last week Belöl socked 8 hits in 14 at-bats and no home runs, drove in 1 runs and scored 3 times.

In the current season, Belöl has put up a .333 batting average with 122 hits, 7 home runs, 44 runs batted in and scored 56 runs.

*Samarkand Week’s Best Player

Monday, July 14th, 2036
His solid numbers speak for themselves. That’s why Thraryn *Samarkand of the Dead Marshes Uruk-hai was named the Mordor Conference Player of the Week.

For the week *Samarkand batted .538 (14-for-26) with 4 home runs and 7 RBIs.

This season *Samarkand has hit at a .371 clip and produced 47 RBI, 17 home runs and 51 runs.