Category: Ravenhill

MC Best Hitter Award to Ravenhill’s Forerunner *Baggins

Friday, May 1st, 2037
Seasoned by several years of professional experience, 28-year-old Forerunner *Baggins put together a solid offensive month for Ravenhill and was crowned April’s top batter in the Mordor Conference.

He batted .379 with 10 home runs, 18 RBIs and 18 runs scored.

*Baggins Wins 3rd MVP

Thursday, November 27th, 2036
Forerunner *Baggins of the Ravenhill Darkwings has repeated as the Mordor Conference Aragorn MVP for the 2nd straight year, winning his 3rd Most Valuable Player award. *Baggins did it by hitting .364 with 48 HR and 108 RBI, winning his 4th Sam Gamgee Batter award in the process. He was also named the best hitting 1B in the MC for the 5th time.

Finishing 2nd in the voting was Thraryn *Samarkand of the Dead Marshes Uruk-hai, while Grey Havens hurler Estella Pennypacker was 3rd.

Forerunner *Baggins Named Premier MC Hitter

Wednesday, November 26th, 2036
Ravenhill’s Forerunner *Baggins put the wraps on a fine campaign today by winning the 2036 Mordor Conference Sam Gamgee Batter.

The 27-year-old veteran scorched the opposition with a .364 average, picking up 215 hits, 11 doubles, 1 triple, 48 home runs and 108 RBIs, while scoring 151 runs.

Marin Goldtearer of the Weathertop Witch Kings finished second in voting, while Thraryn *Samarkand of the Dead Marshes Uruk-hai finished third.

Discworld Wins Ultimate Fantasy Baseball Association Championship!

Monday, November 17th, 2036
The Discworld City Watch finished the year on a high note by winning the Ultimate Fantasy Baseball Association crown.

The City Watch claimed the trophy with a 7-5 victory over the Ravenhill Darkwings to take the series 4-1.

The winning manager told reporters after the game, “I think the key to success in the playoffs is to get hot at the right time.”

Discworld previously won its 2nd league title to qualify for the overall crown.

During the Fantasy League Division 1 regular season, the City Watch posted a record of 74-52 and wound up first in the standings.

Ravenhill 2036 Return of the King Series Champions

Monday, November 10th, 2036
It was a hard-fought battle for both teams to make it this far. But as the saying goes, “to the victors go the spoils.” For the victorious Ravenhill Darkwings, that meant the Tolkien Baseball Return of the King Series trophy.

The Darkwings took a 4-2 victory over the Mirkwood Sylvan at The Ballpark at Helms Deep, winning their 2nd championship after taking the series 4-2.

“We’ve got grit,” said Darkwings left fielder Nrodarag Tetsuya, who was named MVP of the series. “We know how to win when we have to.”

The new titleholders completed the regular season with a first-place finish in the Mordor Conference Goblin Division and a 96-66 record.