Category: Dunharrow

Facestomper Is May’s Best MC Hurler

Wednesday, June 1st, 2039
Despite the number of years he’s been in the league, Gruudash Facestomper still gets excited when he puts together a quality stretch like he had in May. The 28-year-old starter for Dunharrow was named Mordor Conference Pitcher of the Month earlier today.

He collected 6 wins and no losses with 34 strikeouts in his 6 starts, putting up a fine 1.93 ERA in 42 innings of work.

This season Facestomper has a 9-0 mark in 11 starts with a 1.94 ERA. He has given up 66 hits in 69.2 innings, struck out 53 and issued 2 walks. Opposing clubs have compiled a .252 batting average against him.

Return of the King Series to Carrock

Monday, November 8th, 2038
It was all about winning for the Carrock Bears — and win they did.

There was nothing fancy in how they went about it, players said, they just prepared mentally and physically and then went out and played baseball.

“We did the little things right and we did the big things right,” said starting pitcher Eormenred *UrukBane, who was named series MVP. “Now we’re the league champions.”

Carrock defeated the Dunharrow Devils by a score of 4-1 at Dunharrow Field to take the series 4-2.

“Sometimes you get lucky and sometimes you make your own luck,” said Carrock manager Longo Banks. “We got lucky a few times, but mostly we did the right things by being prepared for each game and playing the game the way it’s meant to be played.”

Pivotal Game 5 Goes to Host Bears, 5-0

Saturday, November 6, 2038
In a pivotal Game 5, the Carrock Bears were hoping for a big game from starter Eormenred *UrukBane. They got one.

The left-hander shut out the Dunharrow Devils, proving to be the difference-maker as he led his club to a 5-0 victory. The Bears took the 5-0 win over the Dunharrow Devils to seize a 3-2 lead in the best-of-7 series.

*UrukBane delivered a quality start for Carrock. The 6′ 2″ left-hander allowed no runs on 3 hits over 7 innings of work.

“I tried to mix it up, keep them off balance,” said *UrukBane.

The next game is scheduled for Monday, November 8th, 2038 at Dunharrow Field. The scheduled starters for the game are Till Underhill for the Carrock Bears and Todo Gilmore for the the Dunharrow Devils.

Bears Clip Devils 5-4 in R4 Contest

Friday, November 5, 2038
The Carrock Bears topped the Dunharrow Devils by the score of 5-4 and moved into a 2-2 tie in the Return of the King Series today. The largest share of the credit went to player of the game and Carrock starter Nol the Tearer, who threw 7 innings allowing 4 runs in the win.

Had Kognar Moonkiller not delivered a key base hit in the bottom of the eighth, the outcome might have been different. Instead, with two down and runners on 2nd and 3rd, Moonkiller hit a run-scoring single. That made the score 5-4, in favor of the Bears.

“The vibe’s good,” said Carrock manager Longo Banks. “We’ve got to keep it going.”

Game 5 is set to be played tomorrow at Old League Park. Slated to start are Gruudash Facestomper for Dunharrow and Eormenred *UrukBane for Carrock.

Lómebrildur Handcuffs Bears, Devils Seize 2-1 Advantage in R4

Thursday, November 4, 2038
With starter Lantai Lómebrildur leading the charge, the Dunharrow Devils defeated the Carrock Bears, 4-1, in Game 3 of the Return of the King Series today. The left-hander threw 8 innings of 4-hit ball at Old League Park to help Dunharrow take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-7 series.

Lómebrildur, the Dunharrow left-hander, went 8.2 innings, allowing 1 earned run on 4 hits. He collected 8 strikeouts.

“Nervous? No,” said Lómebrildur. “It was my time to shine.”

The next game is set to be played tomorrow at Old League Park. Slated to start are Eva Chiselarm for Dunharrow and Nol the Tearer for Carrock.

Devils Clip Bears 1-0 in R4 Contest

Tuesday, November 2, 2038
The Dunharrow Devils got a complete game effort from starter Todo Gilmore to move into a 1-1 tie with the Carrock Bears in the best-of-7 Return of the King Series.

The Dunharrow right-hander went the distance at Dunharrow Field, cooling off the Carrock Bears and striking out 5 to help Dunharrow take the 1-0 win that knotted the series.

Gilmore allowed no earned runs on 4 hits over 9 innings for the Devils. He walked 1 and struck out 5.

“I found a nice groove out there,” said Gilmore.

The next game is set to be played Thursday, November 4th, 2038 at Old League Park. The scheduled starters for the game are Lantai Lómebrildur for Dunharrow and Phaibis the Iron Monger for Carrock.

*UrukBane Handcuffs Devils, Bears Seize 1-0 Advantage in R4

Monday, November 1, 2038
The Return of the King Series got off to a quiet start today, with the traveling Carrock Bears taking a low-scoring 2-1 win over the host Dunharrow Devils. Carrock left-hander Eormenred *UrukBane was marvelous at Dunharrow Field and was named player of the game. The Bears now hold a 1-0 lead in the best-of-7 series.

*UrukBane, who was born in Edoras, Human Lands, threw 114 pitches over 8.1 innings, while allowing no earned runs.

“This is truly a great team to play with,” *UrukBane said after the game. “We’re like brothers, and when we come together to pull out the win, that just makes it all the better.”

The next game is set to be played tomorrow at Dunharrow Field. The scheduled starters for the game are Till Underhill for Carrock and Todo Gilmore for Dunharrow.

Two Towers Series Goes the Distance, Dunharrow Prevails

Saturday, October 30th, 2038
It took a while, but the Dunharrow Devils finally disposed of the Weathertop Witch Kings 3-2 in the series clincher at Amon Sul Stadium.

Winning the finale gave the Devils the series, 4-3. They will now advance to the Return of the King Series.

The Most Valuable Player Award went to Dunharrow right fielder Bill Sandyman. He batted .286 in the series, collecting 4 RBIs and scoring 3 runs.

The Dunharrow Devils will play against the Carrock Bears in the next round. Carrock won their series against the Bywater Bounders 4 games to 0. The Return of the King Series schedule will be announced after the Two Towers Series finishes.

Devils Clip Witch Kings 5-4 in R3 Contest

Friday, October 29, 2038
Weathertop right fielder Dorsey Whist pounded Dunharrow Devils pitchers at Amon Sul Stadium, but it was not enough to keep the Witch Kings from falling, 5-4 in Game 6 of the Two Towers Series. Whist was 3 for 5 with a home run and a double, while scoring 2 times and was named player of the game for his efforts, even as he saw the Witch Kings slip into a 3-3 tie in the best-of-7 series.

Sean Glénduil chipped in for Dunharrow with a 2-run home run in the top of the sixth. For the game, the catcher had 2 hits in 4 at-bats with 1 home run, 1 single, 1 run scored, and 2 runs batted in.

“It’s nice to come out on top today,” said Glénduil.

Game 7 is set to be played tomorrow at Amon Sul Stadium. Slated to start are Eva Chiselarm for the Dunharrow Devils and Sorria Elrolinde Jr. for the the Weathertop Witch Kings.

Host Devils Drop Pivotal Game 5, Now Trail Series 3-2

Game 5 was big. So was Galugol Eliolas.

The Weathertop starter rose to the occasion at Dunharrow Field today, earning player of the game honors after leading the Witch Kings to a crucial 4-0 victory over the Dunharrow Devils. Eliolas threw 8 innings of shutout ball as the Witch Kings won on the road to seize a 3-2 lead in the best-of-7 Two Towers Series.

Eliolas allowed no runs over 8 innings. He also racked up 7 strikeouts.

“It was a solid team effort and we’ll try to keep this momentum going,” Eliolas told reporters after the game.

Game 6 is set to be played Friday, October 29th, 2038 at Amon Sul Stadium. Slated to start are Lantai Lómebrildur for the Dunharrow Devils and Bluzhkrut Humancrawler for the the Weathertop Witch Kings.