Category: Mirkwood

Sylvan Capture Shire Conference Elf Division

Thursday, September 24th, 2037
The pennant has been won, the Mirkwood Sylvan are champions of the Shire Conference Elf Division.

Catcher DeForest *Hamrh said his team is a “gritty and determined” club that were poised to win the division from day one.

“We knew the day the season opened that we’d be champions,” he said. “It was just a matter of going out there and doing it.”

At the helm, team manager Ulthor Teviel said his club is certainly not short on confidence.

“There’s a lot of belief in the dugout and in the clubhouse,” he said.

Mirkwood’s record currently sits at 88-63 and it’s the 14th division win for the franchise.

SC Names Best Player

Monday, September 7th, 2037
DeForest *Hamrh has the tools to stick in this league for many years. The 23-year-old catcher of the Mirkwood Sylvan had a hot bat in the Shire Conference over the past seven days and won the Player of the Week honors.

*Hamrh batted .520 with 13 hits in 25 at-bats, 2 home runs and 8 RBIs.

For the year *Hamrh is batting .387 with 155 hits and 26 home runs. He has scored 81 times and driven in 79.

Bears End *Hamrh’s Streak

Tuesday, August 11th, 2037
The 25-game hitting streak of Mirkwood Sylvan catcher DeForest *Hamrh came to an end today at Old League Park. The Carrock Bears held him hitless in 3 at-bats and also sent the Sylvan down to defeat, 2-1.

Later, *Hamrh acknowledged to BNN reporters that the hit streak meant something to him.

“It was special,” he said, “but I think other people make a bigger deal out of it than I do, or the players do. It was what we’re all supposed to do; go out and hit the ball and try to score runs. It was a cool deal, but it’s over now. Let’s try to start a new one.”

For the year *Hamrh is batting .384 with 22 home runs, 63 RBIs and 69 runs scored.

*Hamrh Ups Hit Streak to 25 Consecutive Games

Sunday, August 9th, 2037
DeForest *Hamrh’s hitting streak is becoming the talk of Mirkwood. The 22-year-old catcher extended it once again today, this time bringing it to 25 games with a 1-for-2 performance against the Lake Town Archers. The Sylvan took the game, 13-7.

“People are starting to bring it up to me when I’m around town,” he said. “It’s getting stressful.”
DeForest *Hamrh singled in the 1st, flied out in the 3rd, walked in the 5th and walked in the 7th.

*Hamrh is hitting .388 this year with 22 home runs, 63 RBIs and 69 runs scored. He has 128 hits in 330 at-bats, 46 walks and a .465 on-base percentage. *Hamrh has played in 90 games.

*Hamrh of Mirkwood Crowned Best Player

Monday, August 3rd, 2037
DeForest *Hamrh 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 Mirkwood catcher wreaked havoc on opposing pitchers last week, pounding them for a .737 average (14-for-19) with 1 home run and 5 RBIs on his way to claiming the honor.

*Hamrh is presently batting .383 with 20 home runs, 60 runs scored and 60 RBIs. His OBP is .459.