Category: Isengard

Bad News for Isengard, Joshua Carroll Hurt

Tuesday, April 28th, 2037
When Joshua Carroll was hurt against the Dagorlad Disaster, the Isengard Raiders were hopeful that the injury was not serious. However, it proved to be more severe than first thought. The 35-year-old reliever suffered a torn labrum throwing a pitch in yesterday’s game. Team doctors told BNN today that Carroll would miss 5-6 months of the season.

Thus far this season Carroll has compiled a 1-0 record, made 6 relief appearances with no saves, hurling 15.1 innings and striking out 12. He has held the opposition to a .196 batting average with a 2.35 ERA.

Bad News For the Insane and Isengard

Wednesday, April 15th, 2037
The Isengard Raiders received some bad news when the team’s medical staff announced that Grikak the Insane would miss even more time than had previously been expected. the Insane, who is currently out with a mild hamstring strain, was evaluated by doctors yesterday and tests showed that the injury was not healing as quickly as they expected. Instead, the 26-year-old center fielder will have to spend another 1-2 weeks in treatment.

the Insane is hitting .286 so far this season with 1 RBIs and 3 runs scored. He has 6 hits including no home runs, 6 walks and .429 OBP.

It’s Official: SP the Dapper Signs with Isengard

Tuesday, January 20th, 2037
The Raiders today announced that they have come to terms with Crispus the Dapper, a 31-year-old starting pitcher they’ve been scouting for a while.

the Dapper will earn $9,360,000 a year over 5 years and is expected to play a key role with the club.

Star SS Hammerscarer Settles on Isengard

Thursday, January 15th, 2037
The Raiders and Tigan Hammerscarer appeared before the Isengard media today as the two sides emerged from marathon contract talks.

Hammerscarer, a shortstop, is poised to make $6,600,000 over 3 years.

Hammerscarer has batted .265 for his career with 521 hits, 137 doubles, 15 triples, 8 home runs, and 173 RBIs.

It’s Official: LF the Seer Signs with Raiders

Tuesday, December 30th, 2036
There was a buzz in the air today as news broke of Isengard finalizing a deal with star left fielder Rukak the Seer.

The deal, worth an estimated $33,500,000 over 5 years, is being hailed by media analysts and could be a popular one with the Isengard fans. The consensus is that the Seer will contribute a lot to the team.

In 739 career games, the Seer has put up a .278 average, collected 129 doubles, 19 triples, and 108 home runs, driven in 377 runs, and scored 422 times.