Greensboro Grasshoppers SAL All-Star Game Festivities/Hoppers get Fog-Shortened Win on Thursday night at Lakewood/Hoppers win on Friday at home, 10-3 over West Virginia Power

Posted by Press Release on June 1, 2018 at 1:11 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO GRASSHOPPERS ANNOUNCE FESTIVITIES PLANNED FOR THE 2018 SOUTH ATLANTIC LEAGUE All-Star Game presented by Pizza Hut GREENSBORO, NC – As the Greensboro Grasshoppers prepare to host the 2018 South Atlantic League All-Star Game presented by Pizza Hut on Tuesday, June 19, the team has announced the complete list of festivities available to baseball fans …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Miller breaks into victory column

Posted by Andy Durham on May 25, 2018 at 12:44 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

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 | Comments are off for this article

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…

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

Posted by Andy Durham on May 23, 2018 at 9:59 am under College, Professional | Comments are off for this article

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…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Santos finds swing, powers Hoppers

Posted by Guest Columnist on May 22, 2018 at 10:47 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

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 | Comments are off for this article

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 | Comments are off for this article

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 | Comments are off for this article

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…

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…

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…

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…

Greensboro Grasshoppers Royal Wedding Fun:First 1,000 guests receive “Royal Couple” bobblehead Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

Posted by Press Release on April 25, 2018 at 5:49 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Grasshoppers Invite Fans to Royal Wedding Reception First 1,000 guests receive “Royal Couple” bobblehead Prince Harry and Meghan Markle GREENSBORO, NC – The Greensboro Grasshoppers cordially invite you to attend a red-carpet celebration of the Royal Wedding between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle – presented by Twinings Tea. The Grasshoppers’ 7:00 PM game – 6:00 …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Lopez provides spark for winning rally

Posted by Press Release on April 22, 2018 at 9:09 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Lopez provides spark for winning rally from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com The Hoppers were desperate for a spark when they came to bat in the bottom of the eighth inning Sunday afternoon. And BJ Lopez played the part of the catalyst. It was his excellent at-bat that began the winning …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers held at bay most of Saturday

Posted by Guest Columnist on April 21, 2018 at 11:57 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Hoppers held at bay most of Saturday from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com You can’t win all the close ones. The Hoppers had been specializing in one-run wins to open the season but didn’t have another one in them Saturday night. Charleston kept them at bay until the ninth inning Saturday …Read the Rest…


Bill Hass on Baseball:Hitter-turned-pitcher shines for Hoppers

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Hitter-turned-pitcher shines for Hoppers from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com Taylor Braley misses hitting but he’s settling nicely into being a full-time pitcher. The former position player turned in the sharpest performance of his brief pitching career Friday night as the Hoppers edged Charleston 2–1. The right-hander held the RiverDogs to …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:‘Professional hitter’ comes through again

Posted by Guest Columnist on April 20, 2018 at 12:24 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

‘Professional hitter’ comes through again from Bill Hass, with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com There’s nothing that seems to faze Eric Gutierrez. Not the low temperature or stiff wind that made Thursday a frigid night for baseball. Not a long bus ride back from Lakewood that got the team home at 8 a.m. Thursday morning. …Read the Rest…

Bill on Baseball:Hoppers’ rally comes up short in 9th

Posted by Guest Columnist on April 10, 2018 at 12:05 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Hoppers’ rally comes up short in 9th from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com At least the Hoppers didn’t let their winning streak get snapped without a fight. Trailing Augusta by six runs going into the bottom of the ninth inning Monday night, they cobbled together a pair of walks and four hits, …Read the Rest…