Category: Weathertop

MC Star of the Week Honored

Monday, May 30th, 2039
There’s no arguing that 35-year-old Marin Goldtearer has paid his dues and this this week he collected. The Weathertop Witch Kings first baseman had one of the best weeks of his career and captured the Mordor Conference Player of the Week trophy.

He hit .520 while collecting 13 hits in 25 at-bats, 7 home runs, 16 RBIs and 8 runs scored.

So far this year Goldtearer has hit .361 with 22 home runs, 54 RBIs and 37 runs scored.

MC Awards Player of the Week Trophy

Monday, May 23rd, 2039
There’s no arguing that 35-year-old Marin Goldtearer has paid his dues and this this week he collected. The Weathertop Witch Kings first baseman had one of the best weeks of his career and captured the Mordor Conference Player of the Week trophy.

He hit .440 while collecting 11 hits in 25 at-bats, 6 home runs, 13 RBIs and 7 runs scored.

For the year Goldtearer has hit at a .339 clip with 38 RBIs, 15 home runs and 29 runs scored.

Number 2000 for *Zottmiester

Sunday, May 22nd, 2039
The Weathertop 7-4 loss to Ravenhill wasn’t all bad. Something good came out it, at least for Snarly *Zottmiester. As a consolation prize he got the 2000th hit of his career. The veteran Witch Kings shortstop went 2-for-5 in the game and added his name to the coveted 2000-hit club. He was given a five-minute ovation by the crowd, which included his wife and family and quite a few former Witch Kings teammates.

“I could have scripted it better,” *Zottmiester commented to the press after the game, “a win would have made it a lot more enjoyable. But what the hey… hit #2000 ain’t so bad.”

Lifetime *Zottmiester is hitting .296 with 2000 hits, 314 doubles, 63 triples and 68 home runs. He has scored 1138 runs and driven in 622.

MC Selects Throatshaker April’s Best Pitcher

Sunday, May 1st, 2039
A 5-0 record with a 0.69 ERA is a good month for most any pitcher. The Mordor Conference thought it was worthy of an award and named Abguk Throatshaker, starter for the Weathertop Witch Kings, April’s Pitcher of the Month.

He also held the opposition to a .222 average while posting 31 strikeouts in 39 innings.

MC Player of the Week, Eäril-Gambor of Weathertop

Monday, April 25th, 2039
Veteran Arilas Eäril-Gambor had a great week at the plate for the Witch Kings to capture the majority of votes for Player of the Week in the Mordor Conference.

The 34-year-old Weathertop center fielder built a .458 average on the strength of 11 hits in 24 at-bats, 1 home run and 4 RBIs.

This year Eäril-Gambor is hitting .351 with 27 hits, 3 home runs, 6 RBIs and has scored 12 runs.

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.