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

Posted by Andy Durham on May 31, 2017 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…

Greensboro Grasshoppers Step Up to Help GUM(Greensboro Urban Ministry) Food Pantry

Posted by Press Release on January 25, 2017 at 4:45 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Greensboro Grasshoppers Step Up to Help GUM Food Pantry:Baseball Team Donates $5,000 to Help Restock Shelves, Encourage Giving GREENSBORO, N.C. – With less than a week’s supply of food on the shelves, Greensboro Urban Ministry’s executive director turned to the community for help on Monday afternoon. On Wednesday, Greensboro Grasshoppers President and General Manager Donald …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers first-ever manager in Game 7 of the World Series tonight(Chicago Cubs) and former hitting instructor is there too(Cubs)

Posted by Andy Durham on November 2, 2016 at 11:21 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

*****They say that there is nothing that can compare to the Game 7 of a Championship Series and that is what you have tonight with the Cubs at the Indians for MLB’s World Series Title.***** Brandon Hyde and John Mallee with the Chicago Cubs, as they go for the Game Seven win/victory and the World …Read the Rest…

Stunned:Jose Fernandez(Greensboro Grasshoppers/Miami Marlins) killed in boating accident in Florida

Posted by Andy Durham on September 25, 2016 at 1:35 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Former Greensboro Grasshoppers pitcher Jose Fernandez has been killed in a boating accident in Florida and I just saw the news a few minutes ago on Time Warner News and I just have to say, I am stunned… (Jose Fernandez was just 24 years old.) Fernandez was an outstanding young pitcher for the Miami Marlins …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Sullivan adds to a season of spectacular catches

Posted by Guest Columnist on August 30, 2016 at 11:59 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Sullivan adds to a season of spectacular catches from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com… It’s a matter of self-motivation for the Hoppers as the 2016 season winds down. After Tuesday’s 9-6 loss to Delmarva, the Hoppers still have seven games on the schedule, including a doubleheader at NewBridge Bank Park Wednesday. …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Strange finish pushes Hoppers past Hickory

Posted by Guest Columnist on August 23, 2016 at 12:52 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Strange finish pushes Hoppers past Hickory from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com…. Maybe a bizarre ending will be just the spark the Hoppers need. Mired in a slump that had seen them lose 11 out of 13 games, a stretch in which no breaks seemed to go their way, they got …Read the Rest…


Bill Hass on Baseball:Good efforts go for naught for Hoppers

Posted by Guest Columnist on August 22, 2016 at 1:22 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Good efforts go for naught for Hoppers from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com Some good efforts wound up being wasted by the Hoppers Sunday afternoon. Such as a four-hit game by Mason Davis. And an excellent performance by starting pitcher Trevor Richards, who allowed four hits and one run over six …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Alfonzo helps Hoppers squeeze out 3-2 win

Posted by Guest Columnist on August 16, 2016 at 11:54 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Alfonzo helps Hoppers squeeze out 3-2 win from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com… Tuesday night was a big first step for the Hoppers. Reeling after losing six of seven games on a road trip, they righted themselves, at least momentarily, with a 3-2 win over Delmarva at NewBridge Bank Park. That …Read the Rest…

Jeansboro Night with the Greensboro Grasshoppers

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Jeansboro Night with the Greensboro Grasshoppers In Partnership with Wrangler…Grasshoppers to become “Jeansboro” Grasshoppers for a Night – Saturday, August 20th (Greensboro, NC) Today during a morning press conference at NewBridge Bank Park, Wrangler, headquartered in Greensboro, announced the “Jeansboro” Grasshoppers will take the field on Saturday, August 20th. Special edition “Jeansboro” Grasshoppers uniforms were …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers can’t overcome a solo home run

Posted by Guest Columnist on August 7, 2016 at 10:03 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Hoppers can’t overcome a solo home run from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com The smallest things can make the difference in a 1-0 game. In the second inning of Sunday’s contest at NewBridge Bank Park, Micker Adolpho of Kannapolis hit a fly ball to left field that would have been an …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers’ first baseman Josh Naylor has been traded to the San Diego Padres

Posted by Andy Durham on July 29, 2016 at 3:10 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Josh Naylor(Greensboro Grasshoppers) to San Diego, as the Miami Marlins give up Naylor and others, as the Fish went fishing on Friday for two starting pitchers and got them in the deal with the Padres…The Marlins give up part of their future by letting former First Round pick Naylor go, but the Marlins are playing …Read the Rest…

Former Greensboro Grasshoppers opponents become WWE combatants on Monday Night Raw

Posted by Andy Durham on July 1, 2016 at 10:24 am under Professional | Read the First Comment

Some of you might find this a bit interesting… This past Monday night the WWE was in Tampa, Florida, not too far from the home of the Philadelphia Phillies farm team, the Clearwater Threshers…. WWE had a few early matches on the card, so they brought in some local independent pro wrestlers to be jobbers/enhancement …Read the Rest…


Greensboro Grasshoppers’ ace pitcher Chris Paddack traded to San Diego Padres and Miami Marlins get reliever Fernando Rodney:Paddack named SAL Pitcher of the Week

Posted by Andy Durham on June 30, 2016 at 10:02 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Marlins land Rodney in trade with Padres *****San Diego receives ranked pitching prospect Chris Paddack for veteran closer***** Paddack had gone 15 consecutive hitless innings for the Greensboro Grasshoppers…5 Innings per game over three games… Paddack was a Top 25 prospect for the Miami Marlins and his Greensboro numbers were almost off of the charts…(2-0)/0.95 …Read the Rest…

Josh Naylor(Greensboro Grasshoppers) named to the 2016 SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game

Posted by Press Release on June 28, 2016 at 6:48 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Naylor to 2016 SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game Greensboro Grasshoppers first baseman Josh Naylor has been selected play for the World Team in the 2016 SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game…The game will be played Sunday, July 10 at 7:00 p.m. (ET) at Petco Park in San Diego. The SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game, which is now in its …Read the Rest…

Bill lHass on Baseball:Paddack leads way in one-hit shutout for Hoppers

Posted by Guest Columnist on June 12, 2016 at 11:41 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Paddack leads way in one-hit shutout for Hoppers from Bill Hass wit Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com Pitching in daylight doesn’t bother Chris Paddack and pitching in heat and humidity doesn’t bother him, either. And Sunday afternoon, the Rome Braves didn’t bother him a bit. Paddack dominated the Braves in his five-inning stint, and …Read the Rest…