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

Posted by Guest Columnist on May 2, 2018 at 12:15 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

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…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers stay hot with comeback win

Posted by Guest Columnist on April 8, 2018 at 9:41 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Hoppers stay hot with comeback win from Bill Hass, with Bill on Baseball at www.gshoppers.com What’s the best thing about being 3–0 to start the season? “It feels like you want to be 4–0,” said catcher Michael Hernandez after the Hoppers beat Hickory 4–3 Sunday afternoon. The Hoppers will get that chance Monday night when …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:“Bulldog mentality” helps Hoppers’ Howe

Posted by Press Release on April 6, 2018 at 11:58 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

“Bulldog mentality” helps Hoppers’ Howe from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com The one thing a closer doesn’t want to do, especially trying to protect a one-run lead, is walk the leadoff hitter. That’s exactly what Bryce Howe did Friday night, but he overcame that faux pas and saved the 4–3 win …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers solid all around in opener

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Hoppers solid all around in opener from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com…. Opening night was an adventure for Brady Puckett in the early going, but once the tall right-hander settled in he made things a lot easier for the Hoppers. Puckett pitched six shutout innings, extracting himself from two bases-loaded jams, …Read the Rest…

South Atlantic League Baseball Scoreboard for Tonight:Grasshoppers take 6-1 win from Hickory Crawdads

Posted by Andy Durham on April 5, 2018 at 11:36 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

*****SAL Baseball Scoreboard for Tonight(4/5/18):***** Greensboro Grasshoppers 6, Hickory Crawdads 1 Kannapolis 4, Lakewood 3 Lexington 3, Charleston 2 Columbia 4, Augusta 2 Rome 5, Hagerstown 2 Greenville 8, West Virginia 1 Delmarva 2, Asheville 0 Greensboro Grasshoppers 6, Hickory Crawdads 1 Hoppers(1-0)/Dads(0-1) WP:Brady Puckett(1-0)/LP:Tyler Phillips(0-1) Puckett goes 6 Innings/O Runs/7 Hits/2 BB’s/4 K’s… Hoppers’ …Read the Rest…


There will be Familiar Faces in the Outfield this season for the Greensboro Grasshoppers

Posted by Andy Durham on April 4, 2018 at 11:23 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

The four Greensboro Grasshoppers for the start of the 2018 season, Aaron Knapp, Jhonny Santos, Isael Soto and Zach Sullivan have all played here in Greensboro in previous seasons and have worn the Greensboro Grasshoppers uniform before and now, starting tomorrow night/Thursday night, those four familiar faces will be roaming the outfield, at First National …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers Ready For Hoppin’ Fun

Posted by Press Release on March 31, 2018 at 12:05 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Greensboro Grasshoppers Ready For Hoppin’ Fun The Greensboro Grasshoppers are excited to showcase several new and exciting things for the 2018 season, beginning on Thursday, April 5 with gates opening at 6:00 pm and game time set for 7:00 pm. The season begins with the launch of a Grasshoppers-branded beer on Thirsty Thursday. This year …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers Announce 2018 Coaching Staff

Posted by Press Release on January 26, 2018 at 2:16 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Grasshoppers Announce 2018 Coaching Staff (Greensboro, NC) – The Miami Marlins announced Todd Pratt will return as the 2018 Greensboro Grasshoppers manager. Pratt will be joined by returning pitching coach Mark DiFelice, hitting coach Frank Moore and coach Angel Espada. Eric Reigelsberger will join the Grasshoppers as Athletic Trainer and Brady Fitzgerald will be the …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers add to front office for 2018

Posted by Press Release on December 16, 2017 at 12:47 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Grasshoppers add to front office for 2018 Team to operate concessions in-house beginning next season GREENSBORO, N.C. –The Greensboro Grasshoppers, Class A Affiliate of the Miami Marlins, have added four new members to the front office in preparation for the 2018 season, the 14th season of Grasshoppers baseball. As the team brings all food and …Read the Rest…

James Nelson(Greensboro Grasshoppers) named Miami Marlins Minor League Player of the Year

Posted by Press Release on September 28, 2017 at 4:01 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

from www.gsohoppers.com: MIAMI – The Miami Marlins today named third baseman James Nelson and right-handed starter Trevor Richards as the organization’s Player and Pitcher of the Year for 2017. The announcement was made by Marlins’ President of Baseball Operations Michael Hill. Nelson spent the season with Single-A Greensboro, appearing in 102 games. He finished second …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers head home after season ends

Posted by Guest Columnist on September 9, 2017 at 1:21 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Hoppers head home after season ends from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com KANNAPOLIS?—?You’re spraying champagne on Monday and packing your bags for the off-season on Friday. That’s the nature of playoff baseball, and so it was for the Greensboro Grasshoppers. The Hoppers celebrated Monday by making the playoffs with a win in …Read the Rest…


Bill Hass on Baseball:Kannapolis puts Hoppers in a 1–0 hole

Posted by Guest Columnist on September 8, 2017 at 1:28 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Kannapolis puts Hoppers in a 1–0 hole from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com The Hoppers have played some of their best baseball with their backs against the wall, and they will need to now to extend their season. Kannapolis got the best of Greensboro with a 4–0 win Thursday in the opening …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers Playoff Game with Kannapolis Postponed

Posted by Press Release on September 6, 2017 at 2:40 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

from Greensboro Grasshoppers Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com….. Hoppers Playoff Game Postponed! Due to inclement weather, tonight’s playoff game (September 6) has been postponed and will be played Thursday, September 7. Gates open at 6:00pm and first pitch is scheduled for 7:00pm. Tickets for September 6 will be valid at the gate for September 7. Go Hoppers!!!!!

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers aim to take the next step

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Hoppers aim to take the next step from Bill Hass on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com Step one of the process was complete when the Hoppers qualified for the playoffs on the final day of the regular season. Step two, a best-of-3 series against Kannapolis, will begin a day later than scheduled after Wednesday’s game at First …Read the Rest…