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Weekly Team Power Rankings

Monday, May 5th, 2036
Here are the current team power rankings for Tolkien Baseball:

Teams (Total Points, Tendency, Last Week):
1) Minas Tirith Titans (145.5, o, 1)
2) Lake Town Archers (125.2, ++, 9)
3) Dunharrow Devils (121.7, ++, 6)
4) Ravenhill Darkwings (111.8, -, 3)
5) Isengard Raiders (110.8, –, 2)
6) Bree Cheese (109.8, -, 4)
7) Grey Havens Stars (108.8, o, 7)
8) Dead Marshes Uruk-hai (101.9, ++, 13)
9) Dagorlad Disaster (94.6, ++, 12)
10) Carrock Bears (91.9, –, 5)
11) Mirkwood Sylvan (91.0, ++, 18)
12) Bywater Bounders (89.0, ++, 15)
13) Lothlorien Lumberjacks (87.0, –, 10)
14) Weathertop Witch Kings (81.4, o, 14)
15) Minas Ithil Wyrms (79.2, ++, 19)
16) Erebor Eagles (78.1, –, 8)
17) Old Forest Merry Fellows (75.2, -, 16)
18) Dol Guldur Dragons (75.0, ++, 22)
19) Rivendell Royals (68.2, +, 21)
20) Moria Miners (67.8, ++, 24)
21) Numenor Kings (66.2, -, 20)
22) Bucklebury Fairies (62.2, –, 11)
23) Misty Mountain Hops (61.8, –, 17)
24) Minas Morgul Slayers (57.3, -, 23)

Mordor Conference Winner is Footthrower

Monday, May 5th, 2036
The Mordor Conference made it official today: Prignash Footthrower is the Player of the Week.

He really glistened on the diamond this week with a .387 average to take home the honor. The Dunharrow center fielder went 12-for-31, drove in 10 runs, scored 8 times and hit 5 home runs.

So far this season Footthrower is batting .393 with 6 home runs.

SC Star of the Week Announced

Monday, May 5th, 2036
All week long nobody could get Jesus Barnwell out in the Shire Conference and that is the prime reason he was voted the Player of the Week.

The Mirkwood center fielder took home the trophy by blasting 10 hits in 24 at-bats for a .417 batting average, driving in 13 runs and scoring 7 times.

Barnwell on the season is hitting .320 with 10 home runs. His stats include 22 RBIs and 18 runs scored.

*Vaughn Takes MC #1 Pitcher Trophy

Thursday, May 1st, 2036
Veteran Ricky *Vaughn put together quite a successful stretch in April for the Lothlorien Lumberjacks, earning himself the Mordor Conference Pitcher of the Month award.

*Vaughn racked up a 4-0 record in 5 starts, posting a 2.06 ERA over 35 innings and striking out 22.

Shire Conference Names #1 Pitcher in April

Thursday, May 1st, 2036
Garon Paddywhack’s been around the league long enough to appreciate the honor he received today. After going 5-0 in April, the 29-year-old Lake Town hurler has been named Shire Conference Pitcher of the Month.

He fanned 43 in 40.2 innings, logged an ERA of 1.77 and allowed opponents to hit .232 against him.