Category: Isengard

Isengard Celebrates Wild Card Win

Monday, October 5th, 2037
It wasn’t the Mordor Conference Troll Division crown that the Isengard Raiders set out to win, but that didn’t stop the players and coaches from celebrating their postseason berth excitedly.

“All we’ve got to do is get hot and the next thing you know we’ll be in the Return of the King Series,” said shortstop Ragnar *Stonecutter III. “Everyone in the league knows we’re capable of going on a run and can be dangerous.”

The club’s 83-79 record has guaranteed them a shot in the postseason, where they will be looking for the 3rd Tolkien Baseball championship in franchise history.

Mordor Conference Winner is Stonecrown

Monday, September 28th, 2037
Terra Stonecrown went on a hitting rampage last week against Mordor Conference pitchers and collected the Player of the Week Award.

The Isengard center fielder connected for 10 hits in 16 at-bats and 3 home runs. For the week he hit .625 with 9 RBIs and scored 4 runs.

For the season Stonecrown is currently batting .355 with 4 home runs and 16 RBIs. In 22 games he has reached base at a .398 rate and scored 12 runs to date.

Mordor Conference Names *Stonecutter III Best Batter

Monday, August 31st, 2037
It’s always a thrill for fans of the team and students of the game alike when a superstar in the making shows what he’s got. Ragnar *Stonecutter III, the Isengard Raiders 22-year-old shortstop, put himself in the spotlight last week making him the clear-cut choice for Mordor Conference Player of the Week honors.

He ripped 11 hits in 23 at-bats, compiling a .478 average with 3 home runs and 5 RBIs.

So far this season *Stonecutter III is batting .326 with 36 home runs, 72 RBIs and 110 runs scored. He has 167 hits in 513 at-bats, 68 walks and a .406 OBP. *Stonecutter III has played in 126 games.

Injury Forces Bognar Cavernbreaker Out

Wednesday, August 26th, 2037
The Isengard Raiders announced this afternoon that right fielder Bognar Cavernbreaker would be out of action for 5-6 weeks. He sustained a fractured hand playing the Witch Kings. It happened running the bases.

In 93 games this season Cavernbreaker is batting .268 with 98 hits and 32 home runs. He has scored 75 runs and driven in 88.

Cavernbreaker Crowned Top MC Hitter in July

Saturday, August 1st, 2037
Bognar Cavernbreaker, the Isengard Raiders right fielder, certainly made his name known to Mordor Conference hurlers over the last month. He consistently introduced himself with hit after hit and came away with July’s Mordor Conference Batter of the Month award.

He slashed and bashed his way to a .301 batting average while tallying up 13 home runs, 29 RBIs and 23 runs scored. He also worked MC pitchers for 9 walks and a .371 on-base percentage.

To date Cavernbreaker has chalked up a .272 average with 27 home runs, driven in 77 runs and scored 61 times.