Fondly Remembering Grady Fonville, one of the Biggest Greensboro Baseball Fans Ever:Grady was LOB, but with an RBI he is headed for Home(RIP Grady Fonville gone at age 92)

Posted by Andy Durham on July 13, 2020 at 10:18 am under Professional | 2 Comments to Read

One of Greensboro’s biggest baseball fans ever has left us…Grady Fonville is gone, he has passed away…Grady was 92 years old. We used to see Grady Fonville at all of the old Greensboro Hornets and Greensboro Bats baseball games at the old venerable War Memorial Stadium, and that kind of describes Grady too…Venerable… He was …Read the Rest…

Building Greensboro Baseball with a look at Ownership Groups from over the years

Posted by Andy Durham on July 6, 2020 at 1:00 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

From the modern-day era of Greensboro Minor League Baseball…Going back to 1979, and up to the current-day edition of Greensboro Baseball… It got me thinking this over this past Fourth of July Holiday Weekend…Thinking about the ownership and management groups that have run Greensboro Minor League Baseball over the years, going back to 1979…. The …Read the Rest…


We have been working hard to reach our list of All-Time Best Coaches and here’s one for you:Double A/Alan Ashkinazy with the Greensboro Batting Center

Posted by Andy Durham on April 8, 2020 at 4:30 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | 3 Comments to Read

We got our readers posting their Top All-Time Top Coaches this week and for one of our readers, this was his All-Time Best List…. SE Alum said, Alan Ashkinazy Dave Beasley Roy Turner We have been going after ALL of the coaches we have been hearing about and be it by Twitter, Facebook, Email or …Read the Rest…

Former Greensboro Hornet and Atlanta Braves’ outfielder Otis Nixon missing:Police are asking for help to find Nixon/To use a baseball term, Otis Nixon has been Found(Safe)

Posted by Andy Durham on April 10, 2017 at 11:23 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

from Twitter: *****Woodstock, Police, GA @WoodstockPD***** UPDATE: Otis Nixon has been located and is safe. We appreciate the assistance from the public and media. He played for the Greensboro Hornets and he is one of the fastest players to ever come through this town….He and his brother Donnell were outstanding high school baseball players, coming …Read the Rest…