Bill on Baseball:Hoppers win one with Tank in the pen

Posted by Guest Columnist on June 3, 2018 at 9:11 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Hoppers win one with Tank in the pen from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com It was a good afternoon for a pickoff, for snapping a slump and for Tank in the pen. That last one is going to require some explanation, which will come later. The upshot of Sunday’s game was …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers short-circuited by Power

Posted by Guest Columnist on June 2, 2018 at 11:49 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Hoppers short-circuited by Power from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com No rain, no runs. West Virginia bounced back from a soggy loss Friday night and shut down the Hoppers Saturday, 4–0. “Their starter did a good job, especially after (Friday) night,” said Hoppers manager Todd Pratt. “We didn’t hit today. We …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 | Comments are off for this article

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…

Former Greensboro Grasshopper Josh Naylor(San Antonio Missions) lighting up Minor League Baseball with 6 HR’s and 13 RBI in the first week of the season

Posted by Andy Durham on April 14, 2018 at 11:45 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Former Greensboro Grasshopper first baseman Josh Naylor, now with the San Antonio Missions and in the San Diego Padres organization, is tearing the cover off of the baseball in the first week of the new 2018 season, as Naylor has connected for 6 home runs and has driven in 13 runs to go along with …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Despite loss, Cabrera has promising start

Posted by Guest Columnist on April 11, 2018 at 12:21 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Despite loss, Cabrera has promising start from Bill Hass with Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com Raw talent met experience Tuesday night, and experience won out. The Miami Marlins have high hopes for young right-hander Edward Cabrera, who won’t turn 20 until Friday. He had an uneven performance but battled through five innings …Read the Rest…


Congratulations Marcell Ozuna(Greensboro Grasshoppers/Miami Marlins) on Winning Gold Glove Award

Posted by Press Release on November 8, 2017 at 10:57 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Coming in to us today, from www.marlins.com: Marcell Oznua(Greensboro Grasshoppers) wins his first Gold Glove A two-time All-Star starter, and now Marcell Ozuna(Miami Marlins) has added a new accolade! Ozo led all qualifying NL left fielders with a .984 fielding percentage, while committing just five errors over 152 games and achieving 10 outfield assists. Marcell, …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Santos, Hill, Mahoney lead Hoppers into tie for 1st

Posted by Guest Columnist on August 20, 2017 at 10:11 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Santos, Hill, Mahoney lead Hoppers into tie for 1st from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com Offense from two improbable sources, plus solid pitching and defense, carried the Hoppers into a share of first place Sunday afternoon. Jhonny Santos drove in five runs, Trenton Hill went 4-for-4 and scored three runs and Kolton …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers working on a Doubleheader Sweep at Kannapolis with Game One done and Game Two set to resume on Sunday

Posted by Andy Durham on August 12, 2017 at 11:27 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Game One:GSO Hoppers won it 2-1 over Kannapolis…. Game Two:Game suspended in the Top of the 5th with GSO Hoppers up 1-0 and at the plate in the 5th…Game Two will be completed on Sunday at Kannapolis and the regular scheduled game will follow….First game on Sunday must go 9 Innings and the second game …Read the Rest…

Graham Sporting Goods Baseball Tonight/This Morning:Hoppers take two from Hagerstown and Tyler Boone throws No-hitter for Greensboro Reds

Posted by Andy Durham on June 9, 2017 at 1:10 am under Amateur, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Greensboro Reds 10, Greensboro Yankees 0 No-hitter for the Reds Tyler Boone(9 Inning, Complete-Game victory….Boone with 15 K’s and 1 BB… This was the first non-combined No-hitter in Reds’ history…. This was the third overall No-hitter in Greensboro Reds’ baseball history…Marks the first non-combined No-hitter and it was turned in by Tyler Boone…. Game One …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers fall 6-0 to the Hagerstown Suns, in Burlington

Posted by Andy Durham on June 7, 2017 at 10:00 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

from Burlington Athletic Park, home of the Burlington Royals: Hagerstown Suns 6, Greensboro Grasshoppers 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Hagerstown 0 0 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 6 7 2 Greensboro 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 WP:Sterling Sharp/LP:L.J. …Read the Rest…

Carlos Rodon(N.C. State) to start today for the Winston-Salem Dash in 5pm game at Five County Stadium/Grasshoppers home vs. Hagerstown Suns

Posted by Andy Durham on June 6, 2017 at 10:41 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Carlos Rodon, the former N.C. State pitcher, will start game one of a doubleheader today for the Winston-Salem Dash, as the Dash meet the Carolina Mudcats at Five County Stadium, in Zebulon… Rodon, with Chicago White Sox, is on rehab assignment, as he suits up today for the Dash, in their matchup with the Mudcats(Milwaukee …Read the Rest…


Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers regroup to top BlueClaws 8–3

Posted by Guest Columnist on May 31, 2017 at 5:18 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Hoppers regroup to top BlueClaws 8–3 from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com The Hoppers combined solid pitching with some good hitting to produce an 8–3 win over Lakewood Wednesday afternoon. (Full disclosure: I was not able to attend the game.) Starting pitcher Michael King bounced back from a terrible outing to throw …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers grab 8-3 win over Lakewood:Lusignan and Vazquez with 3-4 days, Knapp a HR and James Nelson’ hitting streak reaches 17 games(with Box Score)

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Final from Wednesday afternoon at First National Bank Field: Greensboro Grasshoppers 8, Lakewood, N.J. BlueClaws 3 WP:Michael King(4-3)/LP:Adonis Medina(1-5) GSO Hoppers’ Line-8-10-0 LWD BlueClaws’ Line-3-4-3 GSO record(28-24)/LWD record(31-22) *For the Grasshoppers Colby Lusignan with a 3-4 day at the plate, featuring two Doubles and a Triple, with 2 runs scored and 1 RBI….Boo Vazquez goes …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Lakewood handles Hoppers again

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Lakewood handles Hoppers again from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com The Hoppers are looking for a boost. Their recent spiral downward continued Tuesday night when Lakewood handed them a 7–3 defeat. Greensboro has lost seven of its last nine games and is 0–5 against Lakewood in that span. “Bottom line is their …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers fall 7-3 on Tuesday night at First National Bank Field

Posted by Andy Durham on at 12:23 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

More on the way in the morning from Bill Hass at www.gsohoppers.com….. from Tuesday night at First National Bank Field: Lakewood BlueClaws 7, Greensboro Grasshoppers 3 WP:Ranger Suarez(4-1)/LP:L.J. Brewster(4-3) LWD BlueClaws’ Line-7-10-0 GSO Hoppers’ Line-3-4-2 GSO Hoppers’ record:(27-24)/LWD record:(31-21)

Bill Hass on Baseball:Intimidators hit 5 homers, drub Hoppers

Posted by Guest Columnist on May 27, 2017 at 12:11 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Intimidators hit 5 homers, drub Hoppers from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com No matter how well a team is playing, a clunker of a game comes along now and then. The Hoppers had one of those Friday night. Kannapolis launched five home runs en route to an 11–4 drubbing of Greensboro. The …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers come up aces in 10th inning

Posted by Guest Columnist on May 26, 2017 at 10:57 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Hoppers come up aces in 10th inning from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com With his team down by a run in the bottom of the 10th inning, Hoppers manager Todd Pratt knew what he had to do. “It was time to play all the cards,” he said. And the sequence of events …Read the Rest…


Greensboro Grasshoppers drop third straight on road to Lakewood BlueClaws/Home on Thursday vs. Kannapolis

Posted by Andy Durham on May 24, 2017 at 2:10 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Game Time was 11:05am in Lakewood, New Jersey… Final:Lakewood BlueClaws 3, Greensboro Grasshoppers 0 GSO(25-20)/LWD(27-19) *****Box Score courtesy of the South Atlantic League***** 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Greensboro 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 Lakewood 1 0 1 0 0 0 …Read the Rest…

Baseball Tonight:Wesleyan Christian Academy Trojans NCISAA 3-A State Champions/Greensboro Grasshoppers have won 12 of their last 15 games…

Posted by Andy Durham on May 21, 2017 at 12:02 am under High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Wesleyan Christian Academy Trojans Baseball Champions of the NCISAA for the second year in a-row…. NCISAA 3-A Baseball Championship at Ravenscroft High School, in Raleigh, N.C.: Game 1- Wesleyan def. Charlotte Christian (6-2) Game #2- Wesleyan def. Charlotte Christian (7-6) (12 Innings) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 XI R H E CCHS 0 …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers fall in day game at First National Bank Field:Lexington 5, Greensboro 2

Posted by Press Release on May 3, 2017 at 3:30 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Final:Lexington, Kentucky Legends 5, Greensboro Grasshoppers 2 Hoppers(12-14)/Legends(11-16) WP:Jace Vines(2-2)/LP:Michael King(2-2)/SV:Garrett Davila(3rd) Legends Line:5-12-0 Hoppers Line:2-6-1 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Lexington (11-16) 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 13 0 Greensboro (12-14) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 6 …Read the Rest…