Category: Old Forest

Cameron Is SC’s Best Pitcher in April

Friday, May 1st, 2037
Ji-hwan Cameron is at the zenith of his career and today he was selected as the Shire Conference Pitcher of the Month for April.

He made 13 relief appearances for Old Forest last month, throwing 27 innings and collecting 4 saves, a 3-1 record, 27 strikeouts and a 1.00 ERA.

Old Forest’s Elilmalindë Reaps SC’s Rookie Award

Wednesday, November 36th, 2036
Galaudriel Elilmalindë put together some impressive numbers for Old Forest to garner enough votes for the Shire Conference Frodo Rookie Award.

The Merry Fellows second baseman took the honor by hitting .295 in 105 games this season and finishing with 117 hits, 18 home runs, 67 RBIs and 71 runs scored.

Bowman Millstone of the Minas Ithil Wyrms finished second in voting, while Meriadoc Mugworts of the Bywater Bounders finished third.

Celenduil Finalizes Contract Extension with Old Forest

Sunday, November 23rd, 2036
Old Forest fans celebrated as word of a signing became reality. Shaia Celenduil won’t be pulling up stakes anytime soon, as he has signed a 3-year extension at a pay rate of $12,333,333 per annum.

Since he is widely seen as an integral part of the club, Old Forest officials had to keep Celenduil from jumping ship.

In a career spanning 1614 games, Celenduil has batted .289 with 1675 hits, 195 home runs, 877 RBIs, and 885 runs scored.

Old Forest’s *Hubbard Down with Injury

Monday, September 29th, 2036
The Old Forest Merry Fellows were informed today by team doctors that right fielder Elle-Rhonda *Hubbard sustained an oblique strain in a recent game against the Mirkwood Sylvan and will not play for 2 weeks. *Hubbard was hurt making a defensive play.

Hitting .312 to date, *Hubbard has 43 home runs and 108 RBIs. She has played in 132 games.

Pim Oretooth Out for Season

Friday, September 26th, 2036
When Pim Oretooth was hurt against the Minas Tirith Titans, the Old Forest Merry Fellows were hopeful that the injury was not serious. However, it proved to be more severe than first thought. The 33-year-old reliever suffered a stretched elbow ligament throwing a pitch in yesterday’s game. Team doctors told BNN today that Oretooth would miss 10 months of the season.

Taking a look at this year, Pim Oretooth has made 37 relief appearances, recorded 2 saves and compiled a 1-6 won-lost mark and a 3.81 ERA. In pitching 52 innings, he has totaled 74 strikeouts and 33 walks.