The Greensboro Grasshoppers Receive the Baseball America Freitas Award

BASEBALL AMERICA RECOGNIZES GRASSHOPPERS WITH BOB FREITAS AWARD (Greensboro, NC) Baseball America announced this morning that the Greensboro Grasshoppers franchise has been selected as the Class A winner of the 2021 Bob Freitas Award. The Freitas Award, in honor of longtime minor league ambassador Bob Freitas, is given to a franchise at each level of… Continue reading The Greensboro Grasshoppers Receive the Baseball America Freitas Award

Pittsburgh Pirates Name Matt Fraizer(Greensboro Grasshoppers) Minor League Player-of-the-Year

Pirates Name Matt Fraizer Minor League Player-of-the-Year The Pittsburgh Pirates today announced Matt Fraizer(Greensboro Grasshoppers) as the organization’s Honus Wagner Player-of-the-Year and Adrian Florencio as the organization’s Bob Friend Pitcher-of-the-Year. The announcement completes the Club’s Young Bucs Awards Week celebration. The 23-year-old Fraizer led all Pirates minor leaguers with at least 350 plate appearances in… Continue reading Pittsburgh Pirates Name Matt Fraizer(Greensboro Grasshoppers) Minor League Player-of-the-Year

Pirates Name Minor League Slugger, Reliever, Baserunner and Defender-of-the-Year:Greensboro Grasshoppers’ LoLo Sanchez(Baserunner), Jared Triolo(Defender) and Manny Mejia(Reliever) claim honors

Pirates Name Minor League Slugger, Reliever, Baserunner and Defender-of-the-Year The Pittsburgh Pirates today announced four more award winners as a continuation of the organization’s Young Bucs Award Week. Oneil Cruz has been named the organization’s Willie Stargell Slugger-of-the-Year. Enmanuel Mejia has been named the organization’s Kent Tekulve Reliever-of-the-Year. Lolo Sanchez has been named the organization’s… Continue reading Pirates Name Minor League Slugger, Reliever, Baserunner and Defender-of-the-Year:Greensboro Grasshoppers’ LoLo Sanchez(Baserunner), Jared Triolo(Defender) and Manny Mejia(Reliever) claim honors

Pittsburgh Pirates Honor Greensboro Grasshoppers’ Coaching Staff and Aaron Shackelford with Young Bucs Awards

Pirates Honor Grasshoppers Coaching Staff and Aaron Shackelford with Young Bucs Awards The Pittsburgh Pirates today named the Greensboro Grasshoppers coaching staff the organization’s Staff-of-the-Year. The announcement was made by Director of Coaching and Player Development John Baker. Greensboro’s staff included Manager Kieran Mattison, Pitching Coach Matt Ford, Hitting Coach Ruben Gotay, Development Coach Blake… Continue reading Pittsburgh Pirates Honor Greensboro Grasshoppers’ Coaching Staff and Aaron Shackelford with Young Bucs Awards

Greensboro Grasshoppers’ Quinn Priester named High A East League Pitcher-of-the-Year

GREENSBORO’S QUINN PRIESTER NAMED HIGH-A EAST LEAGUE PITCHER-OF-THE-YEAR Greensboro’s Quinn Priester was named the High-A East League Pitcher-of-the-Year today. The announcement was made by Minor League Baseball. The 21-year-old Priester went 7-4 with a 3.04 ERA (97.2ip/33er), 39 walks, 98 strikeouts, .225 batting average against and 1.24 WHIP in 20 starts while spending the entire… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers’ Quinn Priester named High A East League Pitcher-of-the-Year

Greensboro Grasshoppers’ Matt Frazier named High A East League MVP/Nick Gonzales And Jared Triolo Also Named To High-A East League Post-Season All-Star Team

**********Greensboro Grasshoppers take Top Honors********** MATT FRAIZER NAMED HIGH-A EAST LEAGUE MVP –Nick Gonzales And Jared Triolo Also Named To High-A East League Post-Season All-Star Team– Matt Fraizer was named the High-A East League Most Valuable Player today. The announcement was made by Minor League Baseball. The 23-year-old Fraizer was ranked first in the High-A… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers’ Matt Frazier named High A East League MVP/Nick Gonzales And Jared Triolo Also Named To High-A East League Post-Season All-Star Team

Greensboro Grasshoppers in “Winner Takes All” Championship Game tonight at Bowling Green, Kentucky

Final Score:Bowling Green Hot Rods 6, Greensboro Grasshoppers 3 BG Hot Rods:2021 High A East League Champions Greensboro Grasshoppers will play Tonight/Tuesday night for the High A East League Championship:One Game Series, Winner Takes All vs. Bowling Green Hot Rods Greensboro Grasshoppers, your Jolly Hoppers vs. the Bowling Green Hot Rods tonight for the High… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers in “Winner Takes All” Championship Game tonight at Bowling Green, Kentucky

Greensboro Grasshoppers fall in Game One of High A East League Championship Series at First National Bank Field

Final from Thursday night at First National Bank Field: Bowling Green Hot Rods 10, Greensboro Grasshoppers 8 WP:Angel Felipe LP:Emmanuel Mejia Bowling Green leads the Best-of-Five Series, 1-0… Hoppers led 8-7 going into the Top of the Ninth Inning, and the Hot Rods posted three big runs to move in front, and they took the… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers fall in Game One of High A East League Championship Series at First National Bank Field

Tonight’s/Wednesday Night’s Greensboro Grasshoppers’ Playoff Game Postponed:Games now on Thursday at 6:30pm and on Friday at 1pm

Tonight’s Game Postponed The Greensboro Grasshoppers will play Game 1 of the Playoff Series tomorrow on Thursday, Sept. 23 with gates opening at 6:00pm and first pitch at 6:30pm. Game 2 will be played on Friday, Sept. 24 with gates opening at 12:30pm and first pitch at 1:00pm. If you hold a ticket for the… Continue reading Tonight’s/Wednesday Night’s Greensboro Grasshoppers’ Playoff Game Postponed:Games now on Thursday at 6:30pm and on Friday at 1pm

Greensboro Grasshoppers working to get in Game One of the High A East Championship Series Tonight(Wednesday) at First National Bank Field

Greensboro Grasshoppers working to get in Game One of the High A East Championship Series Tonight(Wednesday) at First National Bank Field Game One of the Best-of-Five Championship Series, between the Greensboro Grasshoppers and the Bowling Green Hot Rods is set for tonight/Wednesday at First National Bank Field, and the Hoppers are working hard to get… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers working to get in Game One of the High A East Championship Series Tonight(Wednesday) at First National Bank Field

Greensboro Grasshoppers headed to the High A East Championship Series vs. Bowling Green Hot Rods

Final:Greensboro Grasshoppers 5, Hudson Valley Renegades 2 from Jeff Mills at www.gsohoppers.com: WAPPINGERS FALLS, N.Y. ? The Greensboro Grasshoppers are officially a playoff team. Matt Gorski hit a two-run home run, Will Matthiessen drove in two runs and right-hander Steven Jennings pitched four scoreless innings of relief as Greensboro beat the Hudson Valley Renegades 5-2… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers headed to the High A East Championship Series vs. Bowling Green Hot Rods

Greensboro Grasshoppers win at Hudson Valley on Tuesday night and now one win away from a postseason berth

Final from Tuesday night at Hudson Valley: Greensboro Grasshoppers 10, Hudson Valley Renegades 1 WP:Gonzalez(2-2) LP:Spence(7-6) HR from GSO:LoLo Sanchez #17 Nick Gonzales was 3-4 with a Double for the Hoppers, and Aaron Shackleford went 3-3, and he also had a Double for Greensboro… from Jeff Mills at www.gsohoppers.com: Greensboro needs to win just one… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers win at Hudson Valley on Tuesday night and now one win away from a postseason berth

Greensboro Grasshoppers fall to the Hudson Valley Renegades in the last regular season home game of 2021

Final from Sunday night, at First National Bank Field, and it wasn’t a pretty sight, on this night… Hudson Valley Renegades 23, Greensboro Grasshoppers 4 WP:Josh Maciejewski(7-4) LP:Tanaj Thomas(3-3) Hoppers(69-39)/Renegades(64-43) Renegades’ line:23-27-0 Hoppers’ line: 4- 7-0 Attendance:5,618 Time of Game/TOG-3:36 Hudson Valley scored 14 runs in the top of the ninth inning, and the Renegades… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers fall to the Hudson Valley Renegades in the last regular season home game of 2021

News on Greensboro Grasshoppers Baseball from Bill Hass(Bill on Baseball):Scott Cousins, former Hopper with 3 HR’s/9 RBI back in 2007

Courtesy of Bill Hass, formerly with the News and Record(Greensboro) and with Bill on Baseball, at GSOHoppers.com/www.gsohoppers.com….And I wonder what Bill’s thoughts might be, with there being NO News and Record newspaper to be published on Monday September 6/Labor Day Monday…First time in most people’s memory, that there will be NO N&R published…. from Bill… Continue reading News on Greensboro Grasshoppers Baseball from Bill Hass(Bill on Baseball):Scott Cousins, former Hopper with 3 HR’s/9 RBI back in 2007

Gonzales goes Gonzo with 5 HR’s and 15 RBI over his last two games, and on Tuesday, Gonzo with Walk-off Grand Slam HR to push Hoppers past Hudson Valley Renegades, 9-7

final from Tuesday night, at First National Bank Field: Greensboro Grasshoppers 9, Hudson Valley Renegades 7 WP:Emmanuel Mejia(1-0) LP:Derek Craft(1-3) *****Walk-off Grand Slam home run from Nick Gonzales, wins it for the Greensboro Grasshoppers….***** (Six home runs, including four in the fifth inning, from the Hudson Valley Renegades, and they went HR’s back-to-back-to-back in the… Continue reading Gonzales goes Gonzo with 5 HR’s and 15 RBI over his last two games, and on Tuesday, Gonzo with Walk-off Grand Slam HR to push Hoppers past Hudson Valley Renegades, 9-7

Greensboro Grasshoppers nail down Wednesday night win over the Asheville Tourists:Hoppers take it, 12-4, at McCormick Field

Final from McCormick Field, in Asheville, N.C.: Greensboro Grasshoppers 12, Asheville Tourists 4 WP:Santiago Florez(2-2) LP:Juan Pablo Lopez(4-3) Hoppers(61-37)/Tourists(41-52) Hoppers’ line:12-15-2 Tourists’ line:4- 8-3 Hoppers’ Heavy Hitters:LoLo Sanchez 4-5/Double/SB/Run/RBI…Liover Peguero 3-6/HR/Run/RBI…Jared Triolo 2-3/3 Runs/BB/HR/2 RBI…Matt Gorski 2-4/Double/BB/3 Runs/RBI…Yoyner Fajardo 2-4/BB/RBI/Run… HR:Triolo #14 and Peguero #12 Triolo with 2 RBI for #67…Matthiessen with RBI #47…Gorski with… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers nail down Wednesday night win over the Asheville Tourists:Hoppers take it, 12-4, at McCormick Field

Asheville Tourists treat visiting Greensboro Grasshopper rudely on Tuesday evening, as Tourists blast Hoppers, 13-6

Final from Tuesday night at McCormick Field, in Asheville, N.C.: Asheville Tourists 13, Greensboro Grasshoppers 6 WP:Jonathan Sprinkle(1-2) LP:Grant Ford(7-4) Hoppers(60-37)/Tourists(41-41) Tourists’ line:13-15-0 Hoppers’ line: 6- 9-3 Heavy Hopper Hitters:Blake Sabol 3-4/BB/Double/Run/2 RBI…LoLo Sanchez 2-3/Double/2 BB’s/3 Runs…Will Matthiessen 1-5/HR/3 RBI… HR for Matthiessen was his 10th of the season.. Aaron Shackleford with an RBI for… Continue reading Asheville Tourists treat visiting Greensboro Grasshopper rudely on Tuesday evening, as Tourists blast Hoppers, 13-6

Greensboro Grasshoppers turn back Bowling Green Hot Rods on Sunday afternoon at FNB Field

Final from Sunday afternoon at First National Bank Field: Greensboro Grasshoppers 11, Bowling Green Hot Rods 6 WP:Colin Selby(3-1) LP:Trey Cumbie(0-1) Hoppers(60-36)/Hot Rods(67-29) Hoppers’ line: 11-15-1 Hot Rods’ line: 6- 7-0 Heavy Hopper Hitters:Nick Gonzales 4-5/Double/HR/2 RBI…Andres Alvarez 3-3/Double/2 Runs/2 RBI…Yoyner Fajardo 3-4/Double/2 Runs/RBI…Matt Gorski 2-5/HR/Run/2 RBI…Will Matthiessen 2-4/HR/BB/2 Runs/RBI GSO HR’s:Gorski #14, Gonazales #10,… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers turn back Bowling Green Hot Rods on Sunday afternoon at FNB Field

Bowling Green Hot Rods running on all cylinders on Saturday night at First National Bank Field:Rods top Hoppers, 10-0

Final from Saturday night at First National Bank Field: Bowling Green Hot Rods 10, Greensboro Grasshoppers 0 WP:Miller Hogan(4-2) LP:Carmen Mlodzinski(2-3) Hoppers(59-36)/Hot Rods(67-28) Hot Rods’ line:10-13-1 Hoppers’ line: 0- 1-2 The Greensboro Grasshoppers with only one hit, a Double by Nick Gonzales, and it came in the fourth inning…The Grasshoppers’ Aaron Shackleford also reached first… Continue reading Bowling Green Hot Rods running on all cylinders on Saturday night at First National Bank Field:Rods top Hoppers, 10-0

Bowling Green Hot Rods make it three in a-row over Greensboro Grasshoppers(Greensboro Hornets) on Thursday night at FNB Field

Final from Thursday night at First National Bank Field: Bowling Green Hot Rods 8, Greensboro Grasshoppers 6 WP:John Doxakis(5-1) LP:Michell Miliano(1-1) SV:Trey Cumbie(1) Hoppers(58-35)/Hot Rods(66-27) Hot Rods’ line:8-10-2 Hoppers’ line: 6- 8-0 Big nights at the plate for the Hoppers’ LoLo Sanchez and Henry Davis….Sanchez goes 3-4, with a HR, and four RBI..Sanchez also stole… Continue reading Bowling Green Hot Rods make it three in a-row over Greensboro Grasshoppers(Greensboro Hornets) on Thursday night at FNB Field