Category: Rivendell

Star 2B Signs Pact with Royals

Saturday, February 18th, 2040
A contract extension between Giacomino Argyll and Rivendell was reached earlier today.

Argyll will continue to play for the Royals and will pocket $9,500,000 over the next 2 years. The Royals said the extension “shows our level of confidence in him and in the type of player and person he is.”

His lifetime stats show that Argyll has hit .306 and connected for 3 home runs.

Rivendell Trades Cust for WeMadeIt’s Badgers

Monday, February 6th, 2040
Today at a press conference the Rivendell Royals announced a trade has been completed with the WeMadeIt Crashlanders. The Royals have shipped 27-year-old SS Everton Cust to the Crashlanders for 23-year-old minor league RHP Smubdush Badgers.

Cust boasts a career batting average of .253 with 441 hits, 32 homers and 147 RBIs.

Bucklebury Sweeps into the Fellowship Series

Friday, October 7th, 2039
The Bucklebury Fairies had all facets of their game going and have swept the Rivendell Royals in the Hobbit Series.

Bucklebury now heads off to the Fellowship Series, after wrapping up the series with a 9-8 win.

Justin Bats was named MVP, as he put up a .625 batting average, with a .667 on-base percentage. He had 3 home runs, drove in 5 RBI and scored 6 runs.

The Bucklebury Fairies will play against the Mirkwood Sylvan in the next round. Mirkwood had a bye in the Hobbit Series. The Fellowship Series schedule will be announced after the Hobbit Series finishes.

Royals Clinch Playoff Spot With Victory

Monday, September 19th, 2039
Today, Rivendell have officially claimed a spot in this year’s postseason. The team punched their playoff ticket with a win yesterday. “I couldn’t be prouder of this team,” said skipper, Marcos Easyheart. “These guys worked their tails off all season long, so they’ve definitely earned this.” However, the Royals manager says he won’t let his team rest on their laurels. “We’ve still got a long way to go to reach our ultimate goal and that’s a championship trophy. So we’re gonna celebrate and just let this all sink in tonight, but it’s back to work tomorrow.”

Royals Shushud Gone for Year

Sunday, September 11th, 2039
The Rivendell Royals were dealt a blow today when starting pitcher Caradas Shushud left the game with an undisclosed injury. The team has now revealed that Shushud has suffered a torn ulnar collateral ligament and will most likely miss the rest of the season as a result of the injury.

This season Shushud has compiled a 15-4 mark with a 3.02 ERA.

Ginyc Maker Lost for Season

Sunday, August 28th, 2039
Ginyc Maker has to call it a season. The Rivendell Royals right fielder sustained a season-ending injury against the Minas Ithil Wyrms and will not play again this year according to club doctors. Maker was injured while making a defensive play. His doctors diagnosed it as torn ankle ligaments and stated that he would not be able to play for 4 months.

Maker is batting at a .332 pace this season, picking up 136 hits in 410 at-bats with 17 home runs, 76 RBIs and 74 runs scored.

Rivendell Left Fielder SC’s Best Batter in July

Monday, August 1st, 2039
Ullla Nunduil of the Rivendell Royals stood out at the plate during July. The 26-year-old left fielder manhandled Shire Conference pitchers by batting .355 and was selected the Batter of the Month.

Nunduil collected 38 hits with 15 home runs, 25 RBIs and scored 23 times.

To date this year Nunduil is batting .295 with 41 home runs.

Rivendell’s Argyll to Miss Season

Wednesday, July 20th, 2039
Giacomino Argyll of the Royals just might have to call it quits for the season. The 24-year-old Rivendell second baseman received a possible season-ending injury against the Dunharrow Devils recently at Royals Stadium. Argyll suffered a ruptured medial collateral ligament while running the bases. The Royals medical staff said he could be out quite some time, as much as 9 months.

This season Argyll is batting .311 with 33 RBIs, 53 runs scored and 1 home run.

Injury Sidelines Fasur Earthhead for Season

Tuesday, July 19th, 2039
When Fasur Earthhead was hurt against the Dead Marshes Uruk-hai, the Rivendell Royals were hopeful that the injury was not serious. However, it proved to be more severe than first thought. The 31-year-old starting pitcher suffered a fractured elbow throwing a pitch in yesterday’s game. Team doctors told BNN today that Earthhead would miss 5-6 months of the season.

In 19 starts this season Earthhead has recorded a 12-3 record and a 2.36 ERA.

Star SP Signs Pact with Royals

Monday, July 18th, 2039
A $160,000,000 package keeping Fasur Earthhead a member of the Royals has been accepted by the player and his agent. Earthhead will earn $20,000,000 annually over the next 8 years.

Over the season Earthhead has thrown 136 innings and dished out 140 strikeouts with a 12-3 mark and a 2.38 ERA.