Category: League News

Weekly Team Power Rankings

Monday, September 19th, 2039
Here are the current team power rankings for Tolkien Baseball:

Teams (Total Points, Tendency):
1) Rivendell Royals (121.4, +)
2) Mirkwood Sylvan (119.4, -)
3) Bywater Bounders (108.5, o)
4) Bucklebury Fairies (107.5, ++)
5) Moria Miners (106.1, o)
6) Erebor Eagles (103.2, ++)
7) Carrock Bears (100.5, –)
8) Bree Cheese (99.6, -)
9) Lothlorien Lumberjacks (99.0, +)
10) Misty Mountain Hops (90.4, o)
11) Dagorlad Disaster (88.4, +)
12) Weathertop Witch Kings (88.0, –)
13) Ravenhill Darkwings (87.8, –)
14) Old Forest Merry Fellows (86.8, o)
15) Dunharrow Devils (82.6, o)
16) Isengard Raiders (81.7, ++)
17) Minas Morgul Slayers (81.6, +)
18) Grey Havens Stars (77.5, -)
19) Minas Ithil Wyrms (77.1, +)
20) Lake Town Archers (76.5, o)
21) Dol Guldur Dragons (74.1, –)
22) Dead Marshes Uruk-hai (73.5, o)
23) Numenor Kings (65.9, +)
24) Minas Tirith Titans (64.7, -)

MC Player of the Week, Silvermaster of Ravenhill

Monday, September 19th, 2039
What a performance by Fusil Silvermaster of the Ravenhill Darkwings! The third baseman really tore up Mordor Conference pitching and easily claimed the Player of the Week Award.

The 32-year-old hit .500 with 3 home runs and 4 RBIs. For the week he was 9-for-18 and scored 6 runs.

In this current campaign Silvermaster is hitting at a .266 clip with 31 home runs and 86 RBIs.

Minas Tirith’s Simbelmyne Snaps Up Player of the Week

Monday, September 19th, 2039
At the age of 28, Katie Simbelmyne might have some potential she hasn’t realized yet — if her success at the plate last week is any indication. The Minas Tirith left fielder put up some exceptional numbers the past seven days with a .615 batting average. For her efforts Simbelmyne collected the Shire Conference Player of the Week Award.

She racked up 16 hits in 26 at-bats, 1 home run and 5 RBIs last week in 6 games.

Presently Simbelmyne is batting .306 with 11 home runs and 65 RBIs. She has played in 142 games and scored 67 times.

Weekly Team Power Rankings

Monday, September 12th, 2039
Here are the current team power rankings for Tolkien Baseball:

Teams (Total Points, Tendency):
1) Mirkwood Sylvan (129.0, o)
2) Rivendell Royals (117.5, o)
3) Bywater Bounders (107.8, o)
4) Carrock Bears (99.3, +)
5) Moria Miners (98.7, -)
6) Bree Cheese (97.3, -)
7) Bucklebury Fairies (96.4, o)
8) Weathertop Witch Kings (94.0, +)
9) Ravenhill Darkwings (92.4, -)
10) Misty Mountain Hops (89.8, ++)
11) Lothlorien Lumberjacks (89.3, ++)
12) Dagorlad Disaster (88.4, ++)
13) Erebor Eagles (88.3, -)
14) Old Forest Merry Fellows (86.0, ++)
15) Dunharrow Devils (84.5, –)
16) Dol Guldur Dragons (83.8, o)
17) Grey Havens Stars (81.8, +)
18) Minas Morgul Slayers (80.0, –)
19) Isengard Raiders (79.8, o)
20) Lake Town Archers (79.8, o)
21) Minas Ithil Wyrms (78.5, +)
22) Dead Marshes Uruk-hai (78.0, -)
23) Minas Tirith Titans (71.0, -)
24) Numenor Kings (65.7, o)

Headmasher Week’s #1 Player

Monday, September 12th, 2039
At the age of 26, Farag Headmasher might have some potential he hasn’t realized yet — if his success at the plate last week is any indication. The Dead Marshes right fielder put up some exceptional numbers the past seven days with a .526 batting average. For his efforts Headmasher collected the Mordor Conference Player of the Week Award.

He racked up 10 hits in 19 at-bats, 3 home runs and 10 RBIs last week in 6 games.

A look at his current stats shows Headmasher with a .287 average, 31 home runs, 79 RBIs and 90 runs scored. He has played in 140 games.

Shire Conference Selects Best Performer

Monday, September 12th, 2039
It can be difficult for a young player to step out of the shadows and assert himself in the Shire Conference, but last week Valio Makino of the Lake Town Archers reminded everyone just why he’s here as he threw up numbers that made him an easy selection for Player of the Week. Makino rocked opposing pitching for a .414 average (12-for-29), 4 home runs and 8 RBIs to come away with the award.

For the season, Makino is hitting at a .258 clip with 14 home runs, 35 RBIs and has scored 42 runs. He has 109 hits, 27 walks and a .308 on-base percentage.

Weekly Team Power Rankings

Monday, September 5th, 2039
Here are the current team power rankings for Tolkien Baseball:

Teams (Total Points, Tendency):
1) Mirkwood Sylvan (128.1, o)
2) Rivendell Royals (119.2, o)
3) Bywater Bounders (110.1, o)
4) Moria Miners (104.4, +)
5) Bree Cheese (101.9, +)
6) Carrock Bears (101.5, -)
7) Bucklebury Fairies (96.9, –)
8) Ravenhill Darkwings (95.0, +)
9) Weathertop Witch Kings (93.9, ++)
10) Minas Morgul Slayers (93.4, +)
11) Erebor Eagles (93.3, +)
12) Dunharrow Devils (92.3, –)
13) Misty Mountain Hops (88.3, +)
14) Lothlorien Lumberjacks (87.3, –)
15) Dagorlad Disaster (85.7, ++)
16) Dol Guldur Dragons (85.1, –)
17) Old Forest Merry Fellows (82.1, o)
18) Grey Havens Stars (78.5, -)
19) Isengard Raiders (76.5, +)
20) Lake Town Archers (73.2, o)
21) Dead Marshes Uruk-hai (71.6, +)
22) Minas Tirith Titans (69.2, +)
23) Minas Ithil Wyrms (67.2, –)
24) Numenor Kings (63.2, o)

MC Presents Player of the Week Trophy

Monday, September 5th, 2039
At the age of 32, Fusil Silvermaster might have some potential he hasn’t realized yet — if his success at the plate last week is any indication. The Ravenhill third baseman put up some exceptional numbers the past seven days with a .500 batting average. For his efforts Silvermaster collected the Mordor Conference Player of the Week Award.

He racked up 12 hits in 24 at-bats, 2 home runs and 6 RBIs last week in 7 games.

This season in 130 games Silvermaster is batting .257 with 27 home runs, 78 RBIs and has scored 72 times.

Ettincrawler Red-Hot, SC Player of the Week

Monday, September 5th, 2039
His hard work and hustle paid off this week. The hard-working and hard-playing Suuggek Ettincrawler was rewarded with the Shire Conference Player of the Week honors.

The scrappy Bree Cheese center fielder hit .458 while collecting 11 hits in 24 at-bats, 5 home runs and 7 RBIs.

Ettincrawler has a .267 average and a .363 on-base percentage for the year. He has picked up 135 hits, 36 home runs and driven in 74 runs.

Rödinger Premier Pitcher in August

Thursday, September 1st, 2039
Zoello Rödinger has made fans throughout Tolkien Baseball take notice over the past month with an exceptional 4-1 record. No pitcher in the Mordor Conference threw better in August, garnering him the Pitcher of the Month award today.

In 6 starts Rödinger compiled a 2.12 ERA, putting up a 4-1 record, striking out 35 and tossing 51 innings.

This year Rödinger has registered 15 wins and 10 losses in 27 starts with a 3.30 ERA while registering 169 strikeouts and 45 walks in 215.2 innings.