Category: Weathertop

Player of the Week: Weathertop’s Goldtearer

Monday, September 15th, 2036
At the age of 32, Marin Goldtearer might have some potential he hasn’t realized yet — if his success at the plate last week is any indication. The Weathertop first baseman put up some exceptional numbers the past seven days with a .458 batting average. For his efforts Goldtearer collected the Mordor Conference Player of the Week Award.

He racked up 11 hits in 24 at-bats, 3 home runs and 6 RBIs last week in 6 games.

Batting .343 to date, Goldtearer has 30 home runs and 88 RBIs.

Witch Kings Eliolas Strikes out 17

Thursday, September 11th, 2036
Weathertop got the best of the Numenor Kings today at Amon Sul Stadium. They won the game 8-3 behind the fine pitching of Galugol Eliolas, who totaled 17 strikeouts in a sensational outing. Eliolas notched the victory by holding the Kings to 11 hits, while giving up 1 walk.

Eliolas has gone 9-6 this season with an ERA of 3.11 and 209 strikeouts in 217.1 innings pitched. Other clubs are hitting .252 against him.

Mordor Conference Picks Top Player

Monday, September 8th, 2036
Today the Mordor Conference announced the Player of the Week Award. This week’s honoree is Weathertop first baseman Marin Goldtearer. When he steps into the batter’s box, it’s usually bad news for pitchers.

For the week he batted .375 (12-for-32) with 3 home runs and 8 RBIs.

Goldtearer is hitting .337 this season with 27 home runs, 82 RBIs and 63 runs scored. He has 139 hits in 413 at-bats.

Lothlorien Whitewashed by Gardner

Friday, September 5th, 2036
Lennier Gardner of the Weathertop Witch Kings was quite impressive as he blanked the Lothlorien Lumberjacks 8-0 at Celebrant Field. He crafted a 1-hit shutout and chalked up 2 strikeouts with 3 walks in the contest.

This year Gardner has worked 51.1 innings with 28 strikeouts en route to a 2-3 record and a 3.33 ERA.

MC’s Star Player Named

Monday, August 18th, 2036
It was some kind of week for Marin Goldtearer of the Weathertop Witch Kings. First he hits the heck out of the ball, ripping it at a .400 clip and the next thing you know, he is voted the Player of the Week in the Mordor Conference. Last week Goldtearer went 8-for-20, chalked up 3 home runs and 7 RBIs and scored 6 runs. Not a bad week’s work at all.

This season Goldtearer has hit at a .332 clip with 63 RBIs, 20 home runs and 51 runs scored. He has played in 91 games.