Category: Minas Ithil

Levi Legurà to Miss 6 Weeks

Friday, April 17th, 2037
Minas Ithil Wyrms starting pitcher Levi Legurà suffered a herniated disc during a recent game with the Moria Miners and will miss 6 weeks. Legurà told BNN, “I hurt it throwing a pitch. I’m optimistic that I will be back quicker than they say.”

Done Deal! 1B Oa Signs with Wyrms

Saturday, January 31st, 2037
In a move expected to bring depth to the Wyrms, Minas Ithil brass announced the signing today of first baseman Aurel Oa.

Oa will be pocketing $2,120,000 per season, an amount some BNN analysts think might be too high.

In his 710-game career Oa is batting .246 with 105 doubles, 2 triples, 142 home runs and 416 RBIs. He has stolen 3 bases and scored 347 times.

CL Earthmaster Signs on with Minas Ithil

Sunday, January 11th, 2037
Team insiders were tight-lipped prior to today’s deal that brought 29-year-old closer Lomli Earthmaster to Minas Ithil.

Earthmaster is considered one of the league’s A-list players and certainly will enhance any chances the Wyrms have to win a playoff spot this year.

Earthmaster has saved 70 games in his career with 352 strikeouts in 318.2 innings pitched. He has also racked up a 20-22 record and a 3.50 ERA.

SC’s Premier Batter Picked

Monday, September 1st, 2036
Seasoned by several years of professional experience, 31-year-old Brutus *Trollbasher put together a solid offensive month for Minas Ithil and was crowned August’s top batter in the Shire Conference.

He batted .430 with 8 home runs, 18 RBIs and 22 runs scored.

*Trollbasher is batting at a .344 pace this season, picking up 138 hits in 401 at-bats with 30 home runs, 71 RBIs and 85 runs scored.

SC Awards Player of the Week

Monday, August 18th, 2036
In the twilight of his career, 37-year-old Ufrat Moonkiller of Minas Ithil recaptured some of the old magic last week and came away with the Shire Conference Player of the Week Award.

“I’ve been playing since I was a kid,” Moonkiller told reporters, “but you’re never too old to feel the thrill of success.”

Moonkiller outpaced the rest of the league’s hitters last week, reeling off 14 hits in 24 at-bats, 3 home runs, and 10 RBIs to stake his claim to the award.

This season Moonkiller is swinging the bat at a .260 rate with 113 hits in 434 at-bats. To date he has hit 24 home runs, scored 63 runs and driven in 68.