Too Much of the Rome Braves, as Bravos top Greensboro Grasshoppers 8-2, on Tuesday at First National Bank Field

Way too much of the Rome Braves on Tuesday night at First National Bank Field, where the Braves topped the Greensboro Grasshoppers, 8-2…… Final: Rome Braves 8 Greensboro Grasshoppers 2 WP:Lisandro Santos(1-0) LP:Quinn Priester(0-2) SV:Tanner Gordon(1) HR’s:GSO Aaron Shackleford with his 3rd HR of the season/Matthew Gorski with his second HR of the season…. Hoppers’… Continue reading Too Much of the Rome Braves, as Bravos top Greensboro Grasshoppers 8-2, on Tuesday at First National Bank Field

TE Tim Tebow ready to sign one-year deal with the Jacksonville Jaguars

Report: Jaguars ‘expected’ to sign Tim Tebow to one-year deal as TE from Zac Wassink with YardBarker.com/www.yardbarker.com Reset those Tebow Time clocks. The former NFL quarterback who turns 34 years old in August is back. NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport explained Monday afternoon that the Jacksonville Jaguars are expected to sign Tebow to a one-year contract… Continue reading TE Tim Tebow ready to sign one-year deal with the Jacksonville Jaguars

Tarik Cohen’s brother found dead in Wake County:Former N.C. A&T and current Chicago Bears RB, had reported his brother missing

from CBSSports.com…www.cbssports.com Tarik Cohen’s twin brother found dead after Bears running back filed missing person’s report over weekend Tyrell Antar Cohen, the twin brother of Chicago Bears running back Tarik Cohen, was found dead Sunday in Wake County, North Carolina. He was 25 years old. Per Wake County sheriff’s office spokesperson Eric Curry, Cohen died… Continue reading Tarik Cohen’s brother found dead in Wake County:Former N.C. A&T and current Chicago Bears RB, had reported his brother missing

Russell Westbrook enters NBA ‘rare air’ tying Oscar Robertson NBA record

Russell Westbrook has great winning block on night he ties Oscar Robertson from Larry Brown Sports and Yardbarker.com/www.yardbarker.com Russell Westbrook showcased all of his skills on the night he tied Oscar Robertson. Westbrook’s Washington Wizards beat the Indiana Pacers 133-132 on Saturday night. Westbrook was fouled with a second left and made two free throws… Continue reading Russell Westbrook enters NBA ‘rare air’ tying Oscar Robertson NBA record

Mike Trout breaks down when LA Angels release Albert Pujols

from Larry Brown Sports and Yardbarker.com/www.yardbarker.com Mike Trout acknowledged last Friday that he struggled with Albert Pujols’ release by the Los Angeles Angels. The Angels on Thursday surprised the sports world by announcing they had cut Pujols, who was in the final year of his contract. The team benched Pujols on Wednesday night, and the… Continue reading Mike Trout breaks down when LA Angels release Albert Pujols

On Sunday afternoon Greensboro Grasshoppers get 6 2/3’s Innings of No-hit baseball and come away with Sunday Matinee “W”:Shackleford Shot helps a lot!!!

Final from Sunday afternoon at Greensboro’s First National Bank Field: Greensboro Grasshoppers 7, Hickory Crawdads 1 WP:Grant Ford(1-0) LP:Ronny Henriquez(0-1) Hold:Cristofer Melendez(1) SV:Bear Bellomy(1) Hopppers line: 7-7-1 Crawdads line: 1-4-1 Hoppers(3-3)/Crawdads(3-3) Attendance:2,797 Time of Game/TOG-2:44 HR:GSO Shackleford a three-run homer in the bottom of the First Inning and this was his second HR of the… Continue reading On Sunday afternoon Greensboro Grasshoppers get 6 2/3’s Innings of No-hit baseball and come away with Sunday Matinee “W”:Shackleford Shot helps a lot!!!

Greensboro Grasshoppers drop second straight game to the Hickory Crawdads on Mom’s Day Eve(Garcia Grand Slam difference in the game)

On the the day before Mothers’s Day/Mom’s Day Eve, the Hickory Crawdads/’Dads took out the Greensboro Grasshoppers for the second straight night…. Final Score from First National Bank Field on Saturday night: Hickory Crawdads 4, Greensboro Grasshoppers 2 A Grand Slam home run by Hickory’s David Garcia, in the Top of the First Inning, was… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers drop second straight game to the Hickory Crawdads on Mom’s Day Eve(Garcia Grand Slam difference in the game)

Greensboro Grasshoppers get No-Hit Pitching effort for 6 1/3 Innings on Friday night, but Hickory Crawdads turn the tables and knock off Hoppers, 8-4

The Greensboro Grasshoppers got a No-hit pitching effort from their starting pitcher, Michael Burrows, and from his reliever Trey McGough, but when the Hoppers turned to the back end of their bullpen, the game turned swiftly, and the Hickory Crawdads pounced on the Hoppers and the ‘Dads took the Hoppers to the proverbial woodshed, and… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers get No-Hit Pitching effort for 6 1/3 Innings on Friday night, but Hickory Crawdads turn the tables and knock off Hoppers, 8-4

LA Angels cut ties with Albert Pujols

Angels release future Hall of Famer Albert Pujols from Zac Wassink with YardBarker.com/www.yardbarker.com The Los Angeles Angels have lost four straight games to fall to 13-16 on the season, and future Hall of Famer Albert Pujols is slashing only .198/.250/.372 with five home runs and 12 RBI. Somewhat surprisingly, the Angels confirmed ahead of Thursday’s… Continue reading LA Angels cut ties with Albert Pujols

The Morning Run:Mother’s Day on the Morning Run/Top Ten List for this Week

Out there running this morning, with the Friday Morning Run, which has become a continuation of the regular every day runs, and we call it, “The Morning Run”….Thinking about Mother’s Day, today on The Morning Run….. Running up and down the road/street and the songs about Mom, going and working their thorough my mind…Had some… Continue reading The Morning Run:Mother’s Day on the Morning Run/Top Ten List for this Week

Greensboro Grasshoppers riding a high after LoLo Sanchez goes high and long with Walk-Off Home Run to win game in the 9th, on Thursday Night at First National Bank Field

Final from Thursday night at First National Bank Field: Greensboro Grasshoppers 8, Hickory Crawdads 7 Listen to the Grasshoppers games when you CLICK HERE….. Quite the ending on Thursday night at First National Bank Field, where the Greensboro Grasshoppers defeated the Hickory Crawdads 8-7, on the strength of a bottom of the ninth inning Walk-Off… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers riding a high after LoLo Sanchez goes high and long with Walk-Off Home Run to win game in the 9th, on Thursday Night at First National Bank Field

Mitch Atkins(Northeast Guilford HS) coming home to pitch for the High Point Rockers

He has been in the professional baseball business since he was 18 years old, and just out of Northeast Guilford High School, and now after all of these years, and getting closer to 20 years every day, Mitch Atkins is coming home to pitch for the High Point Rockers baseball team….. Mitch began to pitch… Continue reading Mitch Atkins(Northeast Guilford HS) coming home to pitch for the High Point Rockers

Brett Farve talks to Aaron Rodgers by way of Text Message and Rodgers has some news for his Football Followers

from www.yardbarker.com/YardBarker.com It is hard to imagine anyone having a better understanding of what Aaron Rodgers is going through than Brett Favre, and the Hall of Famer said he has spoken with his former teammate about the situation in Green Bay. Favre spoke with the “Wilde & Tausch” show on 100.5 ESPN Madison on Wednesday… Continue reading Brett Farve talks to Aaron Rodgers by way of Text Message and Rodgers has some news for his Football Followers

Happy Birthday Willie Mays, as the “Say Hey Kid” turns 90 years old today

from SportsNet.ca/mlb.com…CLICK HERE Willie Mays is turning 90, and no mistaking that number. It strikes with the clarity of a line drive. Mays played in a sport measured by milestones — 3,000 hits, 500 homers, signposts he passed and then some — and now here’s one more. On Thursday/Today, when baseball’s oldest living Hall of… Continue reading Happy Birthday Willie Mays, as the “Say Hey Kid” turns 90 years old today

Former Greensboro Grasshoppers manager and current Baltimore Orioles manager Brandon Hyde reacts to Orioles’ no-hitter by John Means

from Baltimore Orioles.com and www.yardbarker.com… Even though he has been dominant this season, Oriole starter John Means thought a day like Wednesday was out of the question. He had never even pitched into the eighth inning of a game, and in Brandon Hyde’s three seasons as Orioles manager, he’d never allowed a pitcher to get… Continue reading Former Greensboro Grasshoppers manager and current Baltimore Orioles manager Brandon Hyde reacts to Orioles’ no-hitter by John Means

Greensboro Grasshoppers get Wednesday Night Win from their 8-4 Victory over the Hickory Crawdads

First win of the 2021 season for the Greensboro Grasshoppers…. Final from Wednesday night at First National Bank Field: Greensboro Grasshoppers 8, Hickory Crawdads 4 WP:Bear Bellomy(1-0) LP:Tyler Thomas(0-1) GSO Hoppers(1-1)/HIC Crawdads(1-1) Hoppers line: 8-12-1 Crawdads line:4- 4-1 Wednesday Night Attendance:1,559 Time of Game…3:02 GSO Hoppers’ Homers:Liover Peguero Solo HR in the bottom of the… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers get Wednesday Night Win from their 8-4 Victory over the Hickory Crawdads

Tony Kahn says Jacksonville Jaguars will sign Tim Tebow to be their Tight End

Tony Khan suggests Jaguars will sign Tim Tebow as tight end from Zac Wassink with YardBarker.com/www.yardbarker.com Not only has it been confirmed that former NFL quarterback and one-time Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow has worked out with the Jacksonville Jaguars as a tight end even though the 33-year-old hasn’t appeared in a regular-season game since… Continue reading Tony Kahn says Jacksonville Jaguars will sign Tim Tebow to be their Tight End

NASCAR Truck Driver has his passenger truck stolen

from Amanda Vincent with AutoRacingDaily.com….. A truck owned by NASCAR Camping World Truck Series team owner/driver Norm Benning was stolen early Saturday morning from the parking lot of a Comfort Inn Suites in Kansas City, Kan., ahead of Saturday’s Wise Power 200 Truck Series race at Kansas Speedway near Kansas City. “Our 2002 Ford F-350… Continue reading NASCAR Truck Driver has his passenger truck stolen

Hickory Crawdads top Greensboro Grasshoppers on Opening Night at First National Bank Field

Final from Greensboro Grasshopper Opening Night at First National Bank Field….. Hickory Crawdads 7, Greensboro Grasshoppers 5 WP:Triston Polley(1-0) LP:Quinn Priester(0-1) Attendance-2,679 Cradwdads(1-0)/Hoppers(0-1) Hickory 7-8-0 Greensboro 5-7-2 HR’s:GSO Liover Peguero with a 3-Run homer in the 2nd Inning…Matthew Gorski with a 2-Run homer in the 5th Inning….HIC Chris Seise with a solo homer in the… Continue reading Hickory Crawdads top Greensboro Grasshoppers on Opening Night at First National Bank Field