Category: Misty Mountain

Foriand Punishes MC Pitchers This Week

Monday, July 27th, 2037
Issth Foriand is respected by most Misty Mountain Hops fans for his no-frills style of play. The 32-year-old first baseman went about his business with vigor last week to grab the Mordor Conference Player of the Week honors.

He compiled a .467 average (14-for-30) with 2 home runs, 9 RBIs and 7 runs scored.

Hitting .331 to date, Foriand has 21 home runs and 89 RBIs. He has played in 96 games.

MC’s Premier Batter Picked

Wednesday, July 1st, 2037
In June, Issth Foriand beat the baseball like a drum the entire month and netted the Mordor Conference Batter of the Month award.

In 26 games the Misty Mountain first baseman hit .407 with 9 home runs, 32 RBIs and 22 runs scored.

On the year Foriand is hitting .331 with 90 hits, 17 home runs, 70 RBIs, .429 OBP and has scored 49 runs.

Hawks Selected Player of the Week

Monday, May 4th, 2037
Wayne Hawks showed his stuff this past week as the veteran rode a hot streak all the way to Mordor Conference Player of the Week honors.

The 37-year-old Hops left fielder compiled a .429 average (9-for-21), 4 home runs and 7 RBIs.

This season Hawks is swinging the bat at a .247 rate with 21 hits in 85 at-bats. To date he has hit 4 home runs, scored 13 runs and driven in 9.

Hops *Gomdrol Out Rest Of Season

Friday, March 13th, 2037
Tarechorion *Gomdrol of the Hops just might have to call it quits for the season. The 28-year-old Misty Mountain shortstop received a possible season-ending injury against the Grey Havens Stars recently at Spring Ballpark. *Gomdrol suffered a ruptured medial collateral ligament while running the bases. The Hops medical staff said he could be out quite some time, as much as 9 months.

CL Gadrienduil to Hops

Tuesday, January 20th, 2037
Team insiders were tight-lipped prior to today’s deal that brought 33-year-old closer Thubis Gadrienduil to Misty Mountain.

Gadrienduil is considered one of the league’s A-list players and certainly will enhance any chances the Hops have to win a playoff spot this year.

Gadrienduil has collected 155 saves over his 436-game career with 347 strikeouts and 205 walks, a won-lost record of 29-35 and a 3.06 ERA.