Category: Weathertop

Weathertop Wins Lottery for CL Fistslammer

Monday, December 20th, 2038
Aruden Fistslammer took the Witch Kings up on their lucrative $11,700,000 deal today, ending speculation on which baseball metropolis he would call home next year.

But the signing came at too high a price, say longtime fans who think the club is too focused on players whose prime years have passed them by.

Fistslammer has put up a career 3.30 ERA and has 25 saves to his credit. He has crafted a 148-88 won-lost mark with 2197 strikeouts.

Two Towers Series Goes the Distance, Dunharrow Prevails

Saturday, October 30th, 2038
It took a while, but the Dunharrow Devils finally disposed of the Weathertop Witch Kings 3-2 in the series clincher at Amon Sul Stadium.

Winning the finale gave the Devils the series, 4-3. They will now advance to the Return of the King Series.

The Most Valuable Player Award went to Dunharrow right fielder Bill Sandyman. He batted .286 in the series, collecting 4 RBIs and scoring 3 runs.

The Dunharrow Devils will play against the Carrock Bears in the next round. Carrock won their series against the Bywater Bounders 4 games to 0. The Return of the King Series schedule will be announced after the Two Towers Series finishes.

Devils Clip Witch Kings 5-4 in R3 Contest

Friday, October 29, 2038
Weathertop right fielder Dorsey Whist pounded Dunharrow Devils pitchers at Amon Sul Stadium, but it was not enough to keep the Witch Kings from falling, 5-4 in Game 6 of the Two Towers Series. Whist was 3 for 5 with a home run and a double, while scoring 2 times and was named player of the game for his efforts, even as he saw the Witch Kings slip into a 3-3 tie in the best-of-7 series.

Sean Glénduil chipped in for Dunharrow with a 2-run home run in the top of the sixth. For the game, the catcher had 2 hits in 4 at-bats with 1 home run, 1 single, 1 run scored, and 2 runs batted in.

“It’s nice to come out on top today,” said Glénduil.

Game 7 is set to be played tomorrow at Amon Sul Stadium. Slated to start are Eva Chiselarm for the Dunharrow Devils and Sorria Elrolinde Jr. for the the Weathertop Witch Kings.

Host Devils Drop Pivotal Game 5, Now Trail Series 3-2

Game 5 was big. So was Galugol Eliolas.

The Weathertop starter rose to the occasion at Dunharrow Field today, earning player of the game honors after leading the Witch Kings to a crucial 4-0 victory over the Dunharrow Devils. Eliolas threw 8 innings of shutout ball as the Witch Kings won on the road to seize a 3-2 lead in the best-of-7 Two Towers Series.

Eliolas allowed no runs over 8 innings. He also racked up 7 strikeouts.

“It was a solid team effort and we’ll try to keep this momentum going,” Eliolas told reporters after the game.

Game 6 is set to be played Friday, October 29th, 2038 at Amon Sul Stadium. Slated to start are Lantai Lómebrildur for the Dunharrow Devils and Bluzhkrut Humancrawler for the the Weathertop Witch Kings.

Raucous Dunharrow Field Crowd Propels Devils to 4-1 Victory; Series Tied at 2

Tuesday, October 26, 2038
The Dunharrow Devils topped the Weathertop Witch Kings by the score of 4-1 and moved into a 2-2 tie in the Two Towers Series today. The largest share of the credit went to player of the game and Dunharrow starter Todo Gilmore, who threw 7 innings of 5-hit ball in the win.

Prignash Footthrower hit a 2-run triple off Mereahil Fithraldor in the bottom of the eighth, which put the Devils in front, 3-1. Footthrower had 2 singles, in addition to the triple. For the game, he went 3 for 4.

“It was a tough night at the plate,” said Weathertop manager Gameodriel Anorfin.

The next game is set to be played tomorrow at Dunharrow Field. Slated to start are Galugol Eliolas for Weathertop and Gruudash Facestomper for Dunharrow.

Dunharrow Wins at Home to Narrow Series Deficit

Monday, October 25, 2038
The Dunharrow Devils have closed some of the gap between themselves and the series-leading Weathertop Witch Kings, winning 3-2 at Dunharrow Field today. Devils right-hander Eva Chiselarm was named player of the game after she threw 7 innings of 4-hit ball. The win cuts the deficit facing the Devils to 2-1 in the best-of-7 Two Towers Series.

Rinak Shewmaker aided the Dunharrow cause with a solo home run in the bottom of the first. For the game, the first baseman was 1-4 with a home run.

Witch Kings manager Gameodriel Anorfin did not take questions after the game, telling assembled reporters that he would hold a press conference “if and when we win the Return of the King Series.”

Game 4 is set to be played tomorrow at Dunharrow Field. Slated to start are Noilin Elväwen for Weathertop and Todo Gilmore for Dunharrow.

Witch Kings Rally Past Devils to Claim 2-0 Series Lead

Saturday, October 23, 2038
A big day on the mound from left-hander Lantai Lómebrildur was not enough to keep the Weathertop Witch Kings from opening up a healthy early lead in the Two Towers Series. The Witch Kings topped Lómebrildur and the Dunharrow Devils 5-4 at Amon Sul Stadium today in Game 2, and now hold a 2-0 edge in the best-of-7 series. Lómebrildur threw 7 innings of 4-hit ball and was named player of the game in the loss.

The clutch at-bat came in the bottom of the ninth inning, when Weathertop pinch hitter Elradriel Anóndir, facing Elendil Tinond, had a run-scoring sacrifice fly. It gave the Witch Kings the 5-4 win.

Anóndir said this kind of win gives the team “a buzz.”

The next game is scheduled for Monday, October 25th, 2038 at Dunharrow Field. Slated to start are Noilin Elväwen for Weathertop and Todo Gilmore for Dunharrow.

Two Towers Series Game 1 Victory for Eliolas and Weathertop

Friday, October 22, 2038
Leave it to the veteran.

The Weathertop Witch Kings got a great start from 35-year-old right-hander Galugol Eliolas, who earned player of the game honors today as Weathertop won the contest 3-2 at Amon Sul Stadium. Eliolas threw 7 innings of 5-hit ball in the win, which allowed the Weathertop to grab a 1-0 lead in the best-of-7 series.

Weathertop grabbed control in the bottom of the sixth. With no one out and runners on 1st and 3rd, Baztrak the Vague delivered a 3-run home run, to make it 3-0 in favor of the Witch Kings.

“Winning the game is always the first objective,” Eliolas said.

Game 2 is set to be played tomorrow at Amon Sul Stadium. Slated to start are Lantai Lómebrildur for the Dunharrow Devils and Bluzhkrut Humancrawler for the the Weathertop Witch Kings.

Witch Kings on to Two Towers Series

Tuesday, October 19th, 2038
The party is on for Weathertop Witch Kings fans, while disappointment reigns for those fans in Grey Havens.

The Witch Kings eliminated the Grey Havens Stars in the Fellowship Series at Amon Sul Stadium today and will now move on to the Two Towers Series.

“It’s a big letdown and not what we want to be feeling,” said Grey Havens manager Wuunak the Tough after the loss.

Weathertop won the final game by a score of 3-0 and took the series 4-2.

“We want to bring a championship home to our city, that’s all there is to it. Everyone wants it badly for themselves, but we want it for Weathertop too,” said Sorria Elrolinde Jr., whose strong pitching performances during the series earned him MVP honors.

Elrolinde Jr. had a 0.00 ERA over 18 innings during the Fellowship Series. He added 16 strikeouts with a 2-0 record.

The Weathertop Witch Kings don’t know who they will face in the next round. They will play the winner of the Dagorlad Disaster – Dunharrow Devils series. Dunharrow leads the series 3 games to 2. The Two Towers Series schedule will be announced after the Fellowship Series finishes.

Moonkiller Blasts Witch Kings, Stars Take Game 5

Sunday, October 17, 2038
The Grey Havens Stars have closed some of the gap between themselves and the series-leading Weathertop Witch Kings, winning 10-4 at Grey Havens Field today. Stars right fielder Sing Moonkiller was named player of the game after he was 2-4 with a home run. He scored 2 times and drove in 4. The win cuts the deficit facing the Stars to 3-2 in the best-of-7 Fellowship Series.

Irene Knotwise, who was drafted in the 2nd round of the 2030 draft, aided the Grey Havens cause with a run-scoring single in the bottom of the seventh. For the game, the third baseman was 1-3 with 2 walks. She scored 2 runs.

“They say the first rule of the playoffs is to win the home games,” Moonkiller said afterward. “It feels nice, but it is kind of what we were supposed to do.”

Game 6 is set to be played Tuesday at Amon Sul Stadium. The scheduled starters for the game are Fastolph Pennypacker for Grey Havens and Sorria Elrolinde Jr. for Weathertop.