Category: League News

Weekly Team Power Rankings

Monday, August 24th, 2037
Here are the current team power rankings for Tolkien Baseball:

Teams (Total Points, Tendency):
1) Carrock Bears (121.1, o)
2) Ravenhill Darkwings (107.7, o)
3) Bywater Bounders (104.4, ++)
4) Old Forest Merry Fellows (104.0, ++)
5) Minas Tirith Titans (103.2, ++)
6) Weathertop Witch Kings (98.7, ++)
7) Dunharrow Devils (98.0, +)
8) Mirkwood Sylvan (95.9, –)
9) Minas Morgul Slayers (95.0, –)
10) Lake Town Archers (93.5, ++)
11) Isengard Raiders (93.2, -)
12) Dol Guldur Dragons (92.4, –)
13) Lothlorien Lumberjacks (92.3, ++)
14) Dagorlad Disaster (91.2, -)
15) Grey Havens Stars (90.3, –)
16) Erebor Eagles (87.7, +)
17) Bree Cheese (87.6, –)
18) Dead Marshes Uruk-hai (87.6, –)
19) Bucklebury Fairies (79.2, ++)
20) Minas Ithil Wyrms (77.4, -)
21) Misty Mountain Hops (75.0, -)
22) Rivendell Royals (74.6, -)
23) Moria Miners (58.9, -)
24) Numenor Kings (53.1, o)

MC Player of the Week, *Samarkand of Dead Marshes

Monday, August 24th, 2037
His hard work and hustle paid off this week. The hard-working and hard-playing Thraryn *Samarkand was rewarded with the Mordor Conference Player of the Week honors.

The scrappy Dead Marshes Uruk-hai right fielder hit .519 while collecting 14 hits in 27 at-bats, 1 home run and 3 RBIs.

This season *Samarkand is batting .368 with 18 home runs.

Rivendell’s Nunduil SC’s Best

Monday, August 24th, 2037
Ullla Nunduil demonstrated his potential to be a star in the game last week and today he took home the Shire Conference Player of the Week Award.

The Rivendell left fielder wreaked havoc on opposing pitchers last week, pounding them for a .400 average (10-for-25) with 4 home runs and 11 RBIs on his way to claiming the honor.

Looking at his stats this year, Nunduil has compiled a .274 batting average, while hitting 13 home runs and driving in 33 runs. He has played in 44 games and scored 26 runs.

Weekly Team Power Rankings

Monday, August 17th, 2037
Here are the current team power rankings for Tolkien Baseball:

Teams (Total Points, Tendency):
1) Carrock Bears (116.2, +)
2) Ravenhill Darkwings (115.4, -)
3) Minas Morgul Slayers (105.0, ++)
4) Mirkwood Sylvan (104.9, -)
5) Bree Cheese (104.0, -)
6) Bywater Bounders (103.1, -)
7) Dol Guldur Dragons (101.3, o)
8) Old Forest Merry Fellows (96.9, ++)
9) Dunharrow Devils (94.5, –)
10) Isengard Raiders (94.3, +)
11) Grey Havens Stars (93.2, ++)
12) Minas Tirith Titans (91.2, ++)
13) Dagorlad Disaster (88.3, –)
14) Dead Marshes Uruk-hai (87.9, ++)
15) Weathertop Witch Kings (87.8, –)
16) Lothlorien Lumberjacks (83.6, -)
17) Lake Town Archers (83.3, -)
18) Erebor Eagles (82.8, –)
19) Minas Ithil Wyrms (81.6, -)
20) Misty Mountain Hops (74.5, +)
21) Rivendell Royals (73.9, -)
22) Moria Miners (69.7, +)
23) Bucklebury Fairies (67.8, -)
24) Numenor Kings (59.8, o)

MC Awards Player of the Week

Monday, August 17th, 2037
Borthak the Wicked is respected by most Dagorlad Disaster fans for his no-frills style of play. The 29-year-old first baseman went about his business with vigor last week to grab the Mordor Conference Player of the Week honors.

He compiled a .500 average (12-for-24) with 2 home runs, 9 RBIs and 5 runs scored.

This year the Wicked has hit at a .284 clip with 105 hits, 14 home runs, 65 RBIs and 38 runs scored.