Category: Erebor

Superstar RF Inks Deal with Eagles

Monday, October 26th, 2037
Media analysts hailed Erebor’s signing of Fastolph Baggins, one of Tolkien Baseball’s brightest stars, as a pivotal move.

While the deal is certain to raise a few eyebrows, Baggins is expected to earn every bit of the $88,800,000 promised him over 4 years.

On the season, Baggins is batting .317 with 24 home runs and 69 RBIs. He has played in 93 games.

Elreogol Captures SC Batter of the Month Award

September is a month Issth Elreogol will no doubt remember for quite some time to come.

The 26-year-old Erebor first baseman came through all month long for his club and has won honors as the Shire Conference Batter of the Month.

His standout month saw him put up a .353 batting average, with 12 home runs, 39 RBIs, 25 runs scored and a .369 on-base percentage.

This season Elreogol is batting .332 with 212 hits, 49 home runs, 169 RBIs, .363 OBP and has scored 113 runs.

Eagles Jamor Down with Injury

Tuesday, September 15th, 2037
“I’m frustrated right now,” said Erebor right fielder Goigan Jamor. “I can’t help this team by sitting on the bench or in the training room.” Unfortunately for the Eagles, that’s where he will be spending 7 weeks. Jamor suffered shoulder tendinitis in today’s game against Rivendell while colliding with a player at a base. “Believe me,” he said, “I won’t be out a day longer than I have to be.”

So far this season Jamor has gotten 57 hits in 180 at-bats for a .317 batting average with 10 home runs. His stats include 37 RBIs and 31 runs scored. He has played in 54 games.

Star of the Week Named in SC

Monday, September 14th, 2037
At the age of 26, Issth Elreogol might have some potential he hasn’t realized yet — if his success at the plate last week is any indication. The Erebor first baseman put up some exceptional numbers the past seven days with a .481 batting average. For his efforts Elreogol collected the Shire Conference Player of the Week Award.

He racked up 13 hits in 27 at-bats, 3 home runs and 16 RBIs last week in 6 games.

Thus far this season Elreogol has hit .340 with 43 home runs, 153 RBIs and scored 102 times.

Bad News for Erebor, Zudor Eigorn Hurt

Friday, September 4th, 2037
It was announced today in Erebor that Eagles closer Zudor Eigorn will be out 4 weeks. Eigorn suffered chronic back soreness that occurred during a game against the Lake Town Archers.

This year Eigorn has earned 27 saves, made 57 relief appearances, fanned 52 hitters in 58 innings and posted an ERA of 3.10 and a 5-5 record.