Category: Weathertop

Weathertop Devastated by Playoff Elimination

Saturday, September 29th, 2035
Coming close doesn’t make missing the playoffs easier for the Weathertop Witch Kings. Club manager Gameodriel Anorfin said it’s a “tough pill to swallow” as the club has now been mathematically eliminated from playoff contention.

This is the club’s 32nd playoff miss in a row. They last appeared in the postseason in 2003. In total, the Witch Kings have missed the playoffs 31 times in their 32-year history.

MC Selects Eliolas August’s Best Pitcher

Saturday, September 1st, 2035
Despite the number of years he’s been in the league, Galugol Eliolas still gets excited when he puts together a quality stretch like he had in August. The 31-year-old starter for Weathertop was named Mordor Conference Pitcher of the Month earlier today.

He collected 4 wins and no losses with 46 strikeouts in his 6 starts, putting up a fine 2.30 ERA in 47 innings of work.

To this point in the season Eliolas has 14 wins and 7 losses and a 2.73 ERA.

Isulas Palomares Sidelined for Season

Tuesday, August 14th, 2035
Doctors in Weathertop said Isulas Palomares might not play anymore this year. The Witch Kings center fielder suffered a fractured ankle during a game against the Erebor Eagles and will be out for at least 5 months. Club officials told BNN they do not expect him to return to the team this season.

This season Palomares has hit at a .282 clip with 34 RBIs, 6 home runs and 32 runs scored.

Mordor Conference Defeats Shire Conference 3-2 in Tight All-Star Game

Tuesday, July 10th, 2035
Dorsey Whist shone brightly tonight against the best talent that the SGCBL has to offer.

The all-star was named MVP for the annual mid-season showcase held at Sylvan Cove, as his Mordor Conference All-Stars downed the Shire Conference All-Stars by a count of 3-2.

“It’s humbling to even play in a game like this with legends of the sport all around you,” he said.

Whist went 2 for 4 to capture the honor.

Whist has chalked up a career batting average of .260 with 348 hits, 65 homers and 197 RBIs.

Eliolas Selected MC’s Best Pitcher

Sunday, July 1st, 2035
Galugol Eliolas’s been around the league long enough to appreciate the honor he received today. After going 3-0 in June, the 31-year-old Weathertop hurler has been named Mordor Conference Pitcher of the Month.

He fanned 36 in 43.1 innings, logged an ERA of 1.04 and allowed opponents to hit .211 against him.

Currently Eliolas has a 9-4 won-lost record in 17 starts with a 2.35 ERA. He also has 107 strikeouts in 126.1 innings.