Category: Minas Tirith

Done Deal! Kinar Gorimli Will Play in Minas Tirith

Friday, January 30th, 2037
Minas Tirith officials presented their new closer Kinar Gorimli today before a packed clubhouse of media representatives, agents and baseball officials.

The deal is worth an estimated $7,800,000, and runs for 3 years.

Gorimli has saved 145 games in his career with 521 strikeouts in 486.1 innings pitched. He has also racked up a 35-30 record and a 3.31 ERA.

Minas Tirith Titans Ship Arauborn to Serenity Valley

Tuesday, December 30th, 2036
Both sides appear content with the trade finalized today that will send 27-year-old LF Deivi Arauborn to the Serenity Valley Fireflies, while the Minas Tirith Titans will receive 34-year-old LHP Celebor the Garolous and 22-year-old minor league RHP Tavla Duskmere.

“This is a move that filled a few gaps in our roster,” said Rulo Earthlover, Titans general manager.

For his part, the Fireflies GM said the trade was made “in the best interest of our organization’s future.” BNN analysts reported that on paper the trade seemed to be a plus for both ball clubs.

In his career Arauborn has racked up 179 hits with a .253 average and .285 on-base percentage. His numbers include 27 doubles, 7 triples, and 41 home runs, along with 87 runs scored and 121 RBIs.

Mirkwood Takes Two Towers Series

Saturday, November 1st, 2036
Despite the best efforts of Katie Simbelmyne, the Mirkwood Sylvan have won the Two Towers Series.

The Minas Tirith Titans standout was named series MVP, even though her team lost to Mirkwood 5-1 in the final game, and dropped the series 4-2.

“Hats off to them, they deserve to be moving on,” Simbelmyne said at Elrod Stadium at Finrod Field after being awarded his MVP trophy. “I just wish I could trade this trophy in for a chance at the Return of the King Series.”

For their part, the Sylvan celebrated long into the night, as they are now set to move on to the Return of the King Series.

The Mirkwood Sylvan will play against the Ravenhill Darkwings in the next round. Ravenhill won their series against the Isengard Raiders 4 games to 2. The Return of the King Series schedule will be announced after the Two Towers Series finishes.

Titans Dominate, Sweep Fellowship Series

Monday, October 20th, 2036
The Minas Tirith Titans made it look easy and are heading to the Two Towers Series.

They have ousted the Erebor Eagles in a sweep, the final win coming by a 5-4 score, clinching the 4-0 series win.

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

The Minas Tirith Titans don’t know who they will face in the next round. They will play the winner of the Bree Cheese – Mirkwood Sylvan series. Mirkwood leads the series 2 game to 1. The Two Towers Series schedule will be announced after the Fellowship Series finishes.

Veteran SP Goodrich Stays in Minas Tirith

Friday, October 17th, 2036
Minas Tirith fans celebrated as word of a signing became reality. Crystal Goodrich won’t be pulling up stakes anytime soon, as she has signed a 2-year extension at a pay rate of $13,200,000 per annum.

Since she is widely seen as an integral part of the club, Minas Tirith officials had to keep Goodrich from jumping ship.

In the current season in 31 starts, Crystal Goodrich has a record of 11-9 with 148 strikeouts in 200.2 innings and a 3.68 ERA.