“The Ageless Arm”, from Santa Fe, New Mexico coming to the Triad:56 year-old LHP will be in High Point next week

Posted by Andy Durham on July 7, 2020 at 9:02 pm under Amateur, Photos, Professional | Be the First to Comment

They say that Santa Fe is a great place to stay and play, and you can really get away to Santa Fe, nestled in New Mexico, and known by Santa Feans as the “Land of Enchantment”… Santa Fe can be a great place to play baseball, and Santa Fe, New Mexico resident Rodney Tafoya has …Read the Rest…

Charlie Daniels told us, “Don’t Go And Lay Your Hand On A Pittsburgh Steelers Fan”:RIP CDB/Charlie Daniels, Gone at age 83

Posted by Andy Durham on July 6, 2020 at 3:40 pm under Professional, Video | Read the First Comment

Charlie Daniels born in Wilmington, N.C. and moved to a small town in Chatham County, called Gulf…Born in Wilmington, and grew up as a teenager, in Gulf… Charlie Daniels loved baseball, and in one of his songs, “In America”, he had one of my all-time favorite lines….”Don’t Go and lay your hand on a Pittsburgh …Read the Rest…


Happy Birthday Bill Slayton:Guilford County Coach of the Year 1969(Coach Slayton 89 years old today)

Posted by Andy Durham on July 4, 2020 at 12:24 pm under High School, Video | Comments are off for this article

Happy Birthday today, to Coach Bill Slayton…Coach Slayton turns 89 years old/89 years young today…Born on the Fourth of July, Bill Slayton. The Guilford County Coach of the Year for 1969, that has to be Bill Slayton. During the 1968-1969 school year/season, Coach Bill Slayton coached the Southeast Guilford Falcons to the NCHSAA 3-A State …Read the Rest…

Baseball will be a bit Dry around here this Summer, but in Savannah, Georgia “The Boys Are Back In Town”(Savannah Bananas)

Posted by Andy Durham on July 1, 2020 at 10:28 am under Amateur, College | Comments are off for this article

CLICK ON BELOW for the video show, as the Savanna Bananas take over the town, down in Savannah, Georgia…“The Boys Are Back In Town”, and they are in the CPL/Coastal Plain League…Check it out…. (Classic) The Boys Are Back In Town.Introducing Your 2020 Bananas. pic.twitter.com/fjKn18ue93 — Savannah Bananas (@TheSavBananas) July 1, 2020

Former Southern Guilford and Sumner High School Coach C.K. Siler reaches 91 on his Birthday Calendar:Happy Birthday to the coach that put SG/Sumner on the map

Posted by Andy Durham on February 10, 2020 at 2:03 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

Coach C.K. Siler, the legendary coach at Sumner and Southern Guilford High School, just recently celebrated his 91st birthday and we take time here today, to wish a very Happy Birthday….Good to have those coaches like Coach Siler, Coach Bill Slayton, Coach Marion Kirby, Coach Dick Kemp, Coach David Price and others still with us …Read the Rest…


Top Games/Top Teams of the 2010’s:This one will take you back a few!!!!!

Posted by Andy Durham on December 31, 2019 at 2:51 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

I was running/jogging up the road/street this morning, headed up Benjamin Parkway for what will be the last trip up that street on feet for the decade…Hundreds of steps and mainly no stops at all headed up that semi-steep hill, but with this morning’s run, the work for the decade is done, and it has …Read the Rest…

Tuesday Night Sports Scoreboard:NCHSAA, SAL, American Legion, ALPB, with Baseball and Soccer/No-Hitter for Blake Walston from Wilmington New Hanover HS

Posted by Andy Durham on May 21, 2019 at 11:55 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

NCHSAA Women’s 3-A Soccer Playoffs: T.C. Roberson 5, Northern Guilford 3…(Overtime) South Atlantic League Baseball: Greensboro Grasshoppers 10, West Virginia Power 7 WP:Colby Selby(1-0) TOG-3:10/Attendance-1,139….Hoppers with 14 hits and 7 players with 2 hits each…. Lakewood BlueClaws 4, Delmarva Shorebirds 2 Greensboro Grasshoppers now just 3 1/2 games back of Delmarva in the South Atlantic …Read the Rest…

Blake Butler(Southeast Guilford HS) makes baseball history tonight for the Daytona Tortugas in the Florida State League

Posted by Andy Durham on September 3, 2017 at 10:16 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

from the Daytona Tortugas, the Cincinnati Reds Advanced Class A team in the Florida State Baseball League: Blake Butler(Southeast Guilford HS) made history by playing all nine positions tonight. He finished the game pitching, recording the save in a 3-0 win. DAYTONA BEACH, FL – Blake Butler became the first Tortuga to play all nine …Read the Rest…

Weston Wilson(Wesleyan Christian Academy/Clemson) does not ‘pop out’, but he pops the “Big Question” prior to a Carolina Mudcats’ game

Posted by Andy Durham on May 10, 2017 at 11:27 am under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

from www.wralsportsfan.com: Before a game on the recent Carolina Mudcats homestand, Weston Wilson(Wesleyan Christian Academy/Clemson) took the opportunity – and a leap of faith – to propose to his girlfriend, Madison Hauck. She said “yes!” *****And the announcer said, “Ballpark proposal proves perfect for Mudcats’ Weston Wilson”…….***** CLICK HERE to see and check out the …Read the Rest…

More Baseball Scores from Monday with NWG, EA, WA, Reidsville and Hoppers winners

Posted by Andy Durham on April 10, 2017 at 11:27 pm under High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Wilmington Tournament: Northwest Guilford 9, Wilmington Laney 4 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E E.A. Laney 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 8 2 NGHS 4 0 0 2 0 3 0 9 11 0 Graham Eastern Tournament: Eastern Alamance 8, Western Guilford 1 Reidsville 2, Southern Alamance 1 …Read the Rest…

The 14th Annual Novant/HiToms Kid’s Clinic is Tomorrow at Finch Field in Thomasville

Posted by Andy Durham on March 24, 2017 at 11:09 am under Amateur | Comments are off for this article

The 14th Annual Novant/HiToms Kid’s Clinic starts tomorrow/Saturday morning. 8:45 – 9:15 am – Participant Check-In (Main Concession stand in Finch Field Concourse) 9:20 – 9:30 – Welcome 9:30 – 12 Noon – Instructional Clinic HPT HiToms | 336-472-8667 | info@hitoms.com | www.hitoms.com


Carl Olsen on how Umpires deal with and view Baseball Coaches’ Behavior

Posted by Press Release on August 5, 2016 at 11:02 am under Amateur | Comments are off for this article

from The Season and Game Changer at CLICK HERE…. Carl Olsen has been on both sides of an argument. Be sure to Click Above and see, “The Man”, Carl Olsen in action…. Olsen coached his son’s baseball teams for 10 years and knows what it’s like to disagree with an umpire over a call. He’s …Read the Rest…

Josh Tobias(Southeast Guilford HS) named to the South Atlantic League All-Star Team

Posted by Andy Durham on June 7, 2016 at 12:18 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

from the Lakewood BlueClaws site with some GreensboroSports.com notes added in: LAKEWOOD, NJ -Josh Tobias(Southeast Guilford High School) has been selected to participate and represent the Lakewood BlueClaws(Philadelphia Phillies) in the 57th annual South Atlantic League All-Star Game on June 21st at Whitaker Bank Ballpark, home of the Lexington (KY) Legends. All-Star Game rosters were …Read the Rest…

South Atlantic League taking notice of Josh Tobias(Southeast Guilford HS) and his work at the plate with the Lakewood BlueClaws

Posted by Andy Durham on May 14, 2016 at 11:12 am under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Tobias thriving in Lakewood Phillies second base prospect showing advanced approach at plate from Bill Ballew with a Special to MILB/Minor League Baseball and on board with this post at the South Atlantic League web site/www.southatlanticleague.com: It does not take long for Minor League road trips to become monotonous. The never-ending bus rides, cheap hotels …Read the Rest…

How some of the locals are doing in Professional Baseball this year/season:Tobias, Butler, Kimbers. Ridge, Dimock, Myers, Newton and check out Dull…

Posted by Andy Durham on April 16, 2016 at 1:38 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Josh Tobias(Southeast Guilford HS/Florida) is with the Lakewood BlueClaws in the South Atlantic League…Phillies affiliates Josh for 2016 9 games/13-36/.361 AVG./4 Doubles/1 HR/7 RBI/3 Runs…Josh is playing second base for LWD… Blake Butler(Southeast Guilford HS/College of Charleston) is with the Daytona Tortugas in the Florida State League which is High Class A baseball…Reds affiliates. Blake …Read the Rest…

Graham Sporting Goods Basketball Scorebord for Tonight:Score Box/Comment Box open tonight:Regional Finals Times and Locations due out Wednesday from NCHSAA

Posted by Andy Durham on March 1, 2016 at 4:55 pm under High School | 14 Comments to Read

*****NWG vs. SWG and Northern Guilford vs. Eastern Alamance in Women’s Regional Finals(4-A’s and 3-A’s)*****/+++++All Piedmont Triad 4-A and Mid-State 3-A Finals….+++++ Northwest Guilford 59, Myers Park 43…NWG now (29-0) and (57-1) over the past two seasons… NWG girls(15-0) at home this season and now (32-0) at home since back in the 2013/2014 playoffs….NWG with …Read the Rest…

John Smoltz’ advice to the young pitchers:”Please take care of those young/future arms”

Posted by Press Release on August 10, 2015 at 11:15 am under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

From GameChanger and Tom Robinson, a freelance reporter for Red Line Editorial, Inc. (Sent to us by GameChanger) The Hall of Fame ceremonies July 26 in Cooperstown, N.Y., were about celebrating the careers of John Smoltz and other new inductees. Smoltz, however, took the time in his remarks to include another issue during his time …Read the Rest…


Greensboro Colts in 2015 COLT Baseball World Series with first game TODAY vs. Hooiser North at 4pm(Lafayette, Indiana) Final Score:10-9 North

Posted by Andy Durham on August 7, 2015 at 10:35 am under Amateur, High School | 2 Comments to Read

Final:North 10, GSO 9 Czech Republic 2, Pasedena, Texas 1…Bay County, Michigan 7, Hanoi Vietnam 2 Greensboro up 3-0 as they head to the bottom of the 1st Inning….Two-run, two-out Double by Desmond Hargrove with two strikes on him and he hit the ball into shallow center field to bring in two runs….GSO up 3-0 …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro/Area Baseball for today(6/16/15):CWS, Hoppers, NABA vs. CVCL, AL, COLTS, SEG Junior Legion and more

Posted by Andy Durham on June 16, 2015 at 10:35 am under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | 3 Comments to Read

from Monday:College World Series in Omaha, Nebraska:Virginia 1, Florida 0….Miami 4, Arkansas 3…Arkansas has been eliminated…UVA-FLA went on into the night/early morning and finished up at around 1:30am….FLA had two men on and nobody out in the bottom of the 8th inning and could not get them in…Bader for the Gators hit a ball so …Read the Rest…

Time-saving techniques for fielding bunts:Time is of the essence

Posted by Andy Durham on June 15, 2015 at 12:29 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

from Kevin Wheeler at Game Changer……. theseason.gc.com Kevin Wheeler is a former college player, All-Star Performance Instructor, and sports radio personality. Additional educational resources for players, coaches and parents are available at gamersacademy.net. When fielding bunts, time is of the essence. You want to make sure your catcher has proper footwork to reduce the amount …Read the Rest…