Category: League News

Weekly Team Power Rankings

Monday, May 11th, 2037
Here are the current team power rankings for Tolkien Baseball:

Teams (Total Points, Tendency):
1) Dunharrow Devils (129.8, o)
2) Carrock Bears (126.9, o)
3) Dagorlad Disaster (122.5, +)
4) Dol Guldur Dragons (116.9, +)
5) Erebor Eagles (109.9, -)
6) Bywater Bounders (107.3, –)
7) Bree Cheese (105.9, o)
8) Ravenhill Darkwings (98.6, ++)
9) Minas Morgul Slayers (94.6, -)
10) Weathertop Witch Kings (91.6, -)
11) Minas Ithil Wyrms (85.0, +)
12) Lake Town Archers (84.1, -)
13) Misty Mountain Hops (83.8, ++)
14) Minas Tirith Titans (82.3, ++)
15) Mirkwood Sylvan (80.5, ++)
16) Rivendell Royals (80.4, –)
17) Old Forest Merry Fellows (79.4, +)
18) Isengard Raiders (76.1, ++)
19) Moria Miners (73.7, +)
20) Grey Havens Stars (71.8, –)
21) Dead Marshes Uruk-hai (68.8, –)
22) Lothlorien Lumberjacks (68.8, –)
23) Bucklebury Fairies (66.5, +)
24) Numenor Kings (55.9, –)

Bats’s Strong Week Earns MC Trophy

Monday, May 11th, 2037
Daisy Bats must have thought she was dreaming. First she went on an exceptional week-long batting spree, bashing the ball at a .524 clip, then the Dagorlad catcher finds out she has been chosen the league’s best performer and gets the MC Player of the Week Award.

She told BNN reporters in the postgame, “It was a great week for me. I could see the ball so well. Plus some of the balls seemed to have good eyes, too.”

For the week Bats batted .524 (11-for-21) with 4 home runs and 12 RBIs.

In 26 games this year Bats has posted a .315 average and put up these numbers: 5 home runs, 20 RBIs and 8 runs scored.

Maker SC’s Best of the Week

Monday, May 11th, 2037
Ginyc Maker of the Rivendell Royals had an award-winning week and today was voted the Player of the Week by the Shire Conference.

For the week the 28-year-old right fielder batted .423 (11-for-26) with 3 home runs and 6 RBIs.

Thus far this year Maker is batting .261 with 6 home runs, 14 RBIs and 16 runs scored.

Weekly Team Power Rankings

Monday, May 4th, 2037
Here are the current team power rankings for Tolkien Baseball:

Teams (Total Points, Tendency):
1) Dunharrow Devils (129.6, +)
2) Carrock Bears (129.4, o)
3) Bywater Bounders (123.4, -)
4) Erebor Eagles (117.8, ++)
5) Dagorlad Disaster (106.8, ++)
6) Dol Guldur Dragons (100.9, ++)
7) Bree Cheese (100.8, –)
8) Minas Morgul Slayers (93.9, ++)
9) Weathertop Witch Kings (93.9, –)
10) Lake Town Archers (93.6, -)
11) Rivendell Royals (93.0, ++)
12) Lothlorien Lumberjacks (89.0, +)
13) Minas Ithil Wyrms (87.4, ++)
14) Dead Marshes Uruk-hai (87.0, -)
15) Ravenhill Darkwings (84.0, –)
16) Misty Mountain Hops (82.2, ++)
17) Grey Havens Stars (80.1, –)
18) Minas Tirith Titans (77.2, o)
19) Old Forest Merry Fellows (74.1, –)
20) Numenor Kings (72.2, ++)
21) Moria Miners (63.8, ++)
22) Mirkwood Sylvan (61.8, -)
23) Isengard Raiders (61.3, –)
24) Bucklebury Fairies (58.3, –)

Hawks Selected Player of the Week

Monday, May 4th, 2037
Wayne Hawks showed his stuff this past week as the veteran rode a hot streak all the way to Mordor Conference Player of the Week honors.

The 37-year-old Hops left fielder compiled a .429 average (9-for-21), 4 home runs and 7 RBIs.

This season Hawks is swinging the bat at a .247 rate with 21 hits in 85 at-bats. To date he has hit 4 home runs, scored 13 runs and driven in 9.