Category: Lake Town

Lake Town Sweeps into the Fellowship Series

Friday, October 9th, 2037
The Lake Town Archers made it look easy and are heading to the Fellowship Series.

They have ousted the Bree Cheese in a sweep, the final win coming by a 6-5 score, clinching the 2-0 series win.

“Everything’s clicking for us right now,” said Luumsh Derrokicker, who was named MVP for the series.

Derrokicker hit .400 with a .400 on-base percentage. He added 1 home runs, drove in 3 RBI and scored 2 runs.

The Lake Town Archers will play against the Carrock Bears in the next round. Carrock had a bye in the Hobbit Series. The Fellowship Series schedule will be announced after the Hobbit Series finishes.

Playoff Bound: Archers Win Wild Card

Friday, October 2nd, 2037
Those around Tolkien Baseball may see the Lake Town Archers as underdogs to win the Return of the King Series, but the team itself doesn’t see it that way.

“We’re just as good as anyone in the league, whether or not we won the Shire Conference Hobbit Division,” said starting pitcher Garon Paddywhack. “We know what we’re capable of.”

For his part, team manager Borigal Bridger deflected comments about whether or not he considers his team underdogs in the upcoming playoffs.

“One way or another, you’ve got to go play the games,” he said.

Paddywhack Wins Best SC Pitcher

Thursday, October 1st, 2037
Garon Paddywhack’s been around the league long enough to appreciate the honor he received today. After going 6-0 in September, the 31-year-old Lake Town hurler has been named Shire Conference Pitcher of the Month.

He fanned 59 in 47.2 innings, logged an ERA of 2.45 and allowed opponents to hit .225 against him.

This season Paddywhack has 22 wins and 5 losses and a 2.92 ERA.

Eäril-Gambor Takes This Week’s Trophy

Monday, August 31st, 2037
A battle-tested Arilas Eäril-Gambor declared war on opposing pitchers last week, attacking the ball like the well-schooled veteran he is. Today the 33-year-old Lake Town center fielder collected the Shire Conference Player of the Week Award.

He wrapped up the week with a .526 average, 10 hits in 19 at-bats, 2 home runs, 5 RBIs and 6 runs scored.

So far this season Eäril-Gambor has 9 home runs and a .244 batting average.

Porto Moss Records Win #200

Thursday, August 13th, 2037
It was a special day at The Fairie Dome for Lake Town’s Porto Moss. The Archers ace logged his 200th career win against the Fairies. In the 8-4 decision Moss tossed 7.2 innings, surrendered 11 hits with 2 walks and 4 strikeouts.

“I’m real fortunate that I had the opportunity to play with such good players during my career,” said Moss. “I just couldn’t have drawn it up any better. I’m glad I did it in this uniform, too. Lake Town is a great organization to play for.”

A check of his career stats reveals Moss has chalked up 200 wins and 144 losses with 4158 strikeouts and a 3.57 ERA. Opposing teams have put up a .223 batting average against him.