Bill Hass on Baseball:Miller breaks into victory column

Posted by Andy Durham on May 25, 2018 at 12:44 am under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Miller breaks into victory column from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com…. Baseball dealt Brandon Miller a couple of setbacks he didn’t expect, but Thursday night he showed signs he’s putting those behind him. Miller pitched six strong innings and the Hoppers beat Kannapolis 5–2. It was his first victory in a Greensboro …Read the Rest…

South Atlantic League Announces Hall of Fame Class of 2018:Greensboro goes Three-for-Three with Three going in SAL HOF(Donald Moore, Ken Free Sr., and Jim Melvin)

Posted by Press Release on May 24, 2018 at 1:58 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

SOUTH ATLANTIC LEAGUE ANNOUNCES HALL OF FAME CLASS OF 2018 CLEARWATER, FL—Eric Krupa, President of the South Atlantic League, has announced the members of the Class of 2018 for the South Atlantic League Hall of Fame. The three new inductees will be honored as part of the festivities surrounding the 59th Annual South Atlantic League …Read the Rest…


Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers can’t hold early lead for Braley

Posted by Guest Columnist on May 23, 2018 at 7:28 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Hoppers can’t hold early lead for Braley from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com The Hoppers had a little offense early but Kannapolis had a little bit more late. The result was a 3–2 win for the Intimidators on a hot Wednesday afternoon at First National Bank Field. When Micah Brown swatted …Read the Rest…

ACC Baseball Tournament continues today at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park/Greensboro Grasshoppers home today at 12 Noon vs. the Kannapolis Intimidators(Finals from early games)/UNCG loses to WCU at SoCon Tourney/#1 North Carolina upset by Pitt, 5-4 at ACC Tourney

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Finals: Pitt 5, North Carolina 4 Louisville 10, Wake Forest 2 Clemson 21, Notre Dame 4 ACC Baseball Tournament Today: #9 Wake Forest vs. #9 Louisville 11am #2 Clemson vs. #11 Notre Dame 3pm #1 North Carolina vs. #12 Pitt 12 Noon at First National Bank Field, in Downtown Greensboro: Final:Kannapolis Intimidators 3, Greensboro Grasshoppers …Read the Rest…

Over 600 Entries for High Point Baseball “Name Your Team” Contest

Posted by Press Release on May 22, 2018 at 12:01 pm under Professional | 2 Comments to Read

OVER 600 ENTRIES TO DATE FOR “NAME YOUR TEAM” CONTEST HIGH POINT BASEBALL TO ANNOUNCE TOP NINE NAMES AT JUNE 7TH EVENT High Point, NC – To date over 600 entries representing upwards of 1,000 names have been suggested for the name of the new High Point Baseball team that will commence play in the …Read the Rest…


Bill Hass on Baseball:Santos finds swing, powers Hoppers

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Santos finds swing, powers Hoppers from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com Jhonny Santos could have lost his confidence early in the season but he’s brimming with it now. The outfielder slugged two home runs Monday night as the Hoppers shook off a 90-minute rain delay and beat Kannapolis 5–3. “Spring training this …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers sweep with double shutouts

Posted by Guest Columnist on May 20, 2018 at 11:25 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Hoppers sweep with double shutouts from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com The Hoppers found the perfect antidote for an opponent with a hot pitching staff?—?pitch even better. And that’s exactly what Edward Cabrera, Dustin Beggs and Colton Hock did Sunday afternoon. After two games of being stifled by Lakewood’s staff, the Hoppers …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Lakewood pitchers thwart Hoppers again

Posted by Guest Columnist on May 19, 2018 at 11:25 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Lakewood pitchers thwart Hoppers again from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com This is a fine time for the Hoppers to run into a hot pitching staff. Lakewood shut down Greensboro’s offense for the second straight game Saturday night, posting a 3–0 victory. The Hoppers’ tailspin continued with their 10th loss in …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers Baseball Postponed Tonight:Doubleheader Sunday afternoon vs. Lakewood and Single game on Saturday night vs. Lakewood BlueClaws

Posted by Press Release on May 18, 2018 at 5:30 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

from the Greensboro Grasshoppers on Twitter: Due to inclement weather, tonight’s Greensboro Grasshoppers’ baseball game has been postponed. The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader on Sunday, May 20. The first pitch of Game 1 scheduled for 1:00pm. Tickets for tonight’s game can be redeemed at the box office for any …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers can’t close it out for Puckett

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Hoppers can’t close it out for Puckett from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com The rough patch continued for the Hoppers Thursday night. Leading Lakewood by a run going into the ninth inning, the Hoppers bullpen surrendered four runs and the team spun to its ninth loss in 10 games, 4–1. Starter …Read the Rest…

Theo Pinson(Wesleyan Christian Academy/UNC) headed to to the NBA Draft Combine beginning on Wednesday/tomorrow in Chicago

Posted by Andy Durham on May 15, 2018 at 10:41 am under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Theo Pinson has received an invite to the NBA Draft combine that begins on Wednesday/tomorrow in Chicago… Pinson, who played high school basketball at Wesleyan Christian Academy and college hoops at North Carolina, is projected to be a late Round Two NBA Draft pick, if he goes in the draft and he might end up …Read the Rest…


Habitat For Humanity, Wyndham Worldwide, Wyndham Championship Dedicate Tournament’s “Key to Wyn” House for Habitat Family Home

Posted by Press Release on May 11, 2018 at 5:08 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY, WYNDHAM WORLDWIDE, WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP DEDICATE TOURNAMENT’S “KEY TO WYN” HOUSE FOR HABITAT FAMILY HOME www.wyndhamchampionship.com/habitat-for-humanity-3/ GREENSBORO, N.C. – Last summer, the building was called “Key to Wyn,” and designed to resemble a Southern hospitality vacation destination one might find through Wyndham Worldwide, the title sponsor of the Wyndham Championship PGA TOUR event. …Read the Rest…

Let the Names Begin:It’s The High Point Baseball Club Name The Team Contest!(Why not call them the “High Point Progress”???)

Posted by Press Release on May 10, 2018 at 7:04 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

It’s The High Point Baseball Club Name The Team Contest! (Here is another idea to add to the ones we had here last week….Why not call the team, the “High Point Progress”????? By using this name, it sort of signifies what is happening and going on over in High Point right now, and you recognize …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Drive’s defensive play beats Hoppers

Posted by Guest Columnist on May 5, 2018 at 11:55 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Drive’s defensive play beats Hoppers from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com Greenville took a page out of the Hoppers’ book Saturday night. The Drive threw out a runner at the plate in the ninth inning and beat the Hoppers 2–1. The game was odd in the respect that there were no …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:It was “loco” but Hoppers pull it out

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It was “loco” but Hoppers pull it out from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com The best way to describe the game at First National Bank Field Friday night was to watch the Hoppers’ players going into the clubhouse. “That was a wild game,” someone said. “We got by with one there,” …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hitters still hot but pitchers take step back

Posted by Guest Columnist on May 3, 2018 at 11:52 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Hitters still hot but pitchers take step back from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com Just as the offensively-challenged Hoppers have started to swing the bats well, the pitching staff has taken a step back. Hagerstown pummeled Greensboro 11–4 Thursday night, taking two games out of three in the series. The Suns …Read the Rest…

Emmanuel Moseley(Dudley HS) has signed Free-Agent deal with the San Francisco 49ers:Moseley’s 4.38 40 time got him noticed

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from GO Vols24/7 and Patrick Brown…..CLICK HERE Emmanuel Moseley(Dudley High School), who started 31 of the 51 games he played for the Tennessee Volunteers the past four seasons, has told GoVols247 he agreed to a free-agent deal with the San Francisco 49ers after he went undrafted as the Draft concluded last Saturday. Moseley(5-foot-11, 184-pounder) ran …Read the Rest…


Bill Hass on Baseball:Hernandez homer ends deja vu feeling

Posted by Guest Columnist on May 2, 2018 at 11:08 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Hernandez homer ends deja vu feeling from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com Deja vu made showed up in the sixth inning at First National Bank Field Wednesday, but Michael Hernandez made sure it didn’t stay through the ninth. Hernandez cracked a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth to lift …Read the Rest…

High Point Baseball Team looking for a name:2019 High Point Atlantic League Club Commences Name The Team Contest

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What’s In A Name? 2019 High Point Atlantic League Club Commences Name The Team Contest High Point, NC – With the construction of the $36.1M BB&T Point now well under way, the next step for the High Point Baseball Club is to name the team. To ensure the fans are a part of this process, …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers hot early, then turn cold

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Hoppers hot early, then turn cold from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com It wasn’t a doubleheader, but it turned out to be two games in one Tuesday night. The first one lasted five innings, after which the Hoppers had six runs on 11 hits and seemed headed for a big win. …Read the Rest…