Category: Old Forest

Old Forest’s Elilmalindë Gets SC Player of the Week

Monday, September 22nd, 2036
Galaudriel Elilmalindë has the tools to stick in this league for many years. The 24-year-old second baseman of the Old Forest Merry Fellows had a hot bat in the Shire Conference over the past seven days and won the Player of the Week honors.

Elilmalindë batted .500 with 12 hits in 24 at-bats, 2 home runs and 6 RBIs.

In the 2036 season Elilmalindë is hitting .290 with 15 home runs.

Titans End Headstrong’s Streak

Wednesday, September 10th, 2036
The Minas Tirith Titans pitching staff did its job today, holding hot-hitting Justin Headstrong hitless in 4 at-bats during the club’s 4-2 victory over the Old Forest Merry Fellows at Shire Greens Stadium. The disappointing performance ended a 20-game hitting streak for the shortstop.

“I’m a little down right now,” Headstrong said after the game. “I couldn’t get anything going when the team needed me, and I hated to see the streak end, too.”

A look at his season totals shows Headstrong with 18 home runs, .300 BA, .356 OBP, 68 RBIs and 80 runs scored.

Headstrong Extends Hit Streak to 20 Games

Tuesday, September 9th, 2036
Justin Headstrong, shortstop for the Old Forest Merry Fellows, ran his consecutive-game hitting streak to 20 games with 2 hits in his club’s 6-3 victory today over the Rivendell Royals at Royals Stadium today.

“I don’t really know why it’s even happening,” he said with a grin after the game. “So asking me how long I can keep it up is kind of irrelevant. It’ll end when it ends.”
Justin Headstrong walked in the 1st, singled in the 3rd, struck out in the 4th, was hit by a pitch in the 6th, doubled in the 8th and grounded out in the 9th.

Headstrong is swinging at a .302 pace on the year with 18 home runs, 68 RBIs and 80 runs scored. He has played in 133 games.

Homer #500 for Old Forest’s *Hubbard

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2036
It was a historic day in the life of Elle-Rhonda *Hubbard. The 32-year-old Old Forest right fielder recorded the 500th homer of her career in the Merry Fellows 13-4 triumph over the Rivendell Royals.

In the clubhouse after the game, *Hubbard told BNN, “I was just looking for a ball to drive, and I got one.”

During her career *Hubbard has hit .297 with 2128 hits, 501 home runs, 1402 RBIs and scored 1555 runs.

Merry Fellows Shaia Celenduil Will Miss Season

Tuesday, August 26th, 2036
The season is finished for Shaia Celenduil of the Old Forest Merry Fellows. The club announced today that he will forego the rest of the year because of injury. The Merry Fellows center fielder suffered a ruptured achilles tendon while running the bases in a recent game against the Bucklebury Fairies. Team doctors said it would take at least 4 months to heal.

Celenduil is hitting .275 this season with 9 home runs, 31 RBIs and 39 runs scored. He has 71 hits in 258 at-bats.