Category: Minas Morgul

Minas Morgul Slayers’ Team Leader, Flortok Glang Riled Up With Hitting Coach

Minas Morgul Slayers’ Team Leader, Flortok Glang Riled Up With Hitting Coach
Friday, December 4th, 2037
Normally a leader in the clubhouse, Flortok Glang is rumored to have expressed a desire for the team’s hitting coach Mundin Silverskull to demand more of the other players who “don’t carry their weight around here.” According to an anonymous teammate, Glang reacted to the rumor of the news getting out to the media by saying, “It sounds worse than it was,” but admitted there’s more to the story than just that comment. It seems likely this incident won’t necessarily bring the team and the coaching staff closer together.

Minas Morgul Loses Lilith *Blackbark

Friday, October 23rd, 2037
When Lilith *Blackbark was hurt against the Dunharrow Devils, the Minas Morgul Slayers were hopeful that the injury was not serious. However, it proved to be more severe than first thought. The 35-year-old second baseman suffered a strained anterior cruciate ligament running the bases in yesterday’s game. Team doctors told BNN today that *Blackbark would miss 3 months of the season.

*Blackbark is hitting at a .224 mark this season. Her stats show no home runs, 11 RBIs and 30 runs scored. She has played 77 games for the Slayers.

Slayers Win Fellowship Series

Saturday, October 17th, 2037
Fans at Sylvan Cove saw the Fellowship Series come to a close today, as the Minas Morgul Slayers defeated the Ravenhill Darkwings by a score of 4-3, and advanced to the Two Towers Series.

Minas Morgul won the series 4-1 and will now continue their march toward the Return of the King Series.

“It feels good to be moving on, I can’t deny it,” said third baseman Aragorn Reinhart, who was named series MVP. “Not everyone thought we’d make it this far.”

The Minas Morgul Slayers don’t know who they will face in the next round. They will play the winner of the Dunharrow Devils – Dol Guldur Dragons series. Dol Guldur leads the series 3 games to 2. The Two Towers Series schedule will be announced after the Fellowship Series finishes.

Slayers Dominate, Sweep Hobbit Series

Saturday, October 10th, 2037
The Minas Morgul Slayers made it look easy and are heading to the Fellowship Series.

They have ousted the Isengard Raiders in a sweep, the final win coming by a 4-1 score, clinching the 2-0 series win.

“Everything’s clicking for us right now,” said Boriron Celeoborn, who was named MVP for the series.

The Minas Morgul Slayers will play against the Ravenhill Darkwings in the next round. Ravenhill had a bye in the Hobbit Series. The Fellowship Series schedule will be announced after the Hobbit Series finishes.

Slayers Captures Wild Card

Monday, October 5th, 2037
The Minas Morgul Slayers season wasn’t short of drama or intrigue, as the club has clinched a wild card spot in the season’s dying days.

“We made it interesting, didn’t we?” said starting pitcher Gwaebrylla Norcross. “In the end it doesn’t matter how you get there, as long as you get there.”

The Slayers have gotten to the postseason on the strength of a season that has seen them compile a 84-78 record.