Category: Mirkwood

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.

20-Game Hitting Streak for *Hamrh

Sunday, August 2nd, 2037
DeForest *Hamrh went 2-for-4 in the 4-2 Mirkwood Sylvan victory over the Old Forest Merry Fellows at Woodland Field today. *Hamrh declined to speak to reporters following the game. He extended his hitting streak to 20 games.
DeForest *Hamrh grounded out in the 1st, singled in the 4th, singled in the 6th and flied out in the 8th.

*Hamrh on the season is hitting .383 with 20 home runs. His stats include 60 RBIs and 60 runs scored.

*Hamrh of Mirkwood SC Batter of the Month

Saturday, August 1st, 2037
Mirkwood Sylvan fans may just have witnessed a star player blossoming before their eyes in July.

DeForest *Hamrh put up a remarkable month at the age of 22 and has been named the Shire Conference Batter of the Month.

For the month, *Hamrh hit .481 with 5 home runs, 19 RBIs and 18 runs scored.

For the season *Hamrh has produced 117 hits in 307 at-bats for a .381 average with 20 home runs and gotten on base at a .458 clip.