Category: Minas Tirith

Titans SP Ironfist Out

Saturday, May 3rd, 2036
When Lomli Ironfist was hurt against the Moria Miners, the Minas Tirith Titans were hopeful that the injury was not serious. However, it proved to be more severe than first thought. The 28-year-old starting pitcher suffered rotator cuff inflammation throwing a pitch in yesterday’s game. Team doctors told BNN today that Ironfist would miss 3 months of the season.

To date this year Ironfist has compiled a 4-0 mark with a 1.41 ERA in 6 starts.

Spheres, Titans Swap Players

Tuesday, April 8th, 2036
The players apparently knew they were on the trading block, so it did not surprise one of them when he learned that he had been traded to Dyson. “Got my bags packed already,” he said, when reached for comment. The Spheres will receive 29-year-old LF Isthor Tinurion and 20-year-old minor league RHP Wulo Carret, while 32-year-old 1B Rinak Shewmaker will go to the Minas Tirith Titans.

Minas Tirith will retain a portion of Tinurion’s remaining contract.

His lifetime stats show Shewmaker has batted .252 and collected 198 hits, 56 home runs and 166 RBIs.

Checking out his career figures, Tinurion has played in 469 games with a .316 batting average. Among his 524 hits are 105 home runs. He also has scored 282 runs, stolen 1 bases and driven in 291 runs.

Veteran Eléwen Agrees to 1-Year Deal

Monday, April 7th, 2036
A wave of jubilation swept over Minas Tirith today as fans and team officials celebrated the signing of Gamahir Eléwen.

Despite the fact that the Minas Tirith Titans will have to pay out $3,520,000 over 1 year, he will certainly draw fans to the park. Let’s just hope they don’t crank up ticket prices!

Minas Tirith Win Fellowship Series

Monday, October 15th, 2035
Lor Sandslinger has led his Minas Tirith Titans to a Fellowship Series victory.

Minas Tirith’s right fielder was named series MVP after playing an instrumental role in winning the series 4-2 and eliminating the Erebor Eagles.

“See the ball, hit the ball,” he said. “It’s pretty simple what I did this series.”

The club advanced to the Two Towers Series with a 3-2 triumph at The Eyrie in the deciding game.

Sandslinger was red hot in the series, which saw him put up a .500 average, as well as 0 home runs and 4 RBI.

The Minas Tirith Titans will play against the Bree Cheese in the next round. Bree won their series against the Minas Ithil Wyrms 4 games to 2. The Two Towers Series schedule will be announced after the Fellowship Series finishes.

Minas Tirith’s Crystal Goodrich Injured

Tuesday, October 9th, 2035
Playoff hopes of Titans player Crystal Goodrich have been dealt a blow today after tests revealed the starting pitcher suffered a strained abdominal muscle throwing a pitch in today’s game against Erebor Eagles. Goodrich is expected to miss up to 3-4 weeks, effectively ruling her out of the playoffs.

This year Goodrich has compiled a 14-13 mark with a 3.78 ERA.