Due to Today’s Rain and Inclement Weather the Greensboro Grasshoppers baseball game has been Postponed(Listen LIVE link for Hoppers home games available)

Rain and Inclement Weather has forced the POSTPONEMENT of Today’s/Wednesday’s Greensboro Grasshoppers baseball game…..The game scheduled for today at 12 Noon, versus the Rome Braves has been postponed until Thursday….Today’s/Wednesday’s game will now be played as part of a doubleheader, beginning at 5pm on Thursday, at First National Bank Field…. from the Greensboro Grasshoppers: Hoppers… Continue reading Due to Today’s Rain and Inclement Weather the Greensboro Grasshoppers baseball game has been Postponed(Listen LIVE link for Hoppers home games available)

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

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

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

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

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

Greensboro Grasshoppers Opening Day Roster for 2021 Season

Greensboro Grasshoppers Opening Day for 2021 Season # PITCHERS (16) B/T BORN HT WT HOMETOWN ACQUIRED 51 Ashcraft, Braxton RHP 10/05/99 6’4 206 Robinson, Texas 2nd Rd., ’18 18 Bellomy, Bear RHP 11/29/96 6’2 220 Scott Depot, WV 28th Rd., ’19 50 Burrows, Michael RHP 11/08/99 6’1 192 Waterford, CT 11th Rd., ’18 26 Cruz,… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers Opening Day Roster for 2021 Season

Former Greensboro Grasshopper Rodolfo Castro called up to the Pittsburgh Pirates:First former Hopper promoted to Pittsburgh

The Pittsburgh Pirates called up Rodolfo Castro and he played in the second game of a doubleheader against Detroit on Wednesday, going 0-3. He’s the first Hopper to be promoted to Pittsburgh. In 2019 he played in 61 games here(Greensboro Grasshoppers), hitting .242 with 14 homers and 46 RBIs. He was promoted to Bradenton and… Continue reading Former Greensboro Grasshopper Rodolfo Castro called up to the Pittsburgh Pirates:First former Hopper promoted to Pittsburgh

Greensboro Grasshoppers Announce 2021 Season Schedule

GREENSBORO GRASSHOPPERS ANNOUNCE 2021 SEASON SCHEDULE (Greensboro, NC) The Greensboro Grasshoppers are excited to release their 2021 schedule. Opening Day is set for Tuesday, May 4th at First National Bank Field against the Hickory Crawdads. The 120-game season will run through September 19. This is the first year of the newly formed Professional Development League… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers Announce 2021 Season Schedule

Pittsburgh Pirates Announce Greensboro Grasshoppers Coaching Staff:Blake Butler(Southeast Guilford High School) will be part of the Grasshoppers’ coaching staff

Grasshoppers 2021 Coaching Staff Announced (Greensboro, NC) The Pittsburgh Pirates announced that Kieran Mattison will be the new manager for the 2021 Greensboro Grasshoppers. Pitching coach Matt Ford, hitting coach Ruben Gotay and Development Coach, Blake Butler(Southeast Guilford High School) will join Mattison. Victor Silva will be the Athletic Trainer Kieran Mattison is in his… Continue reading Pittsburgh Pirates Announce Greensboro Grasshoppers Coaching Staff:Blake Butler(Southeast Guilford High School) will be part of the Grasshoppers’ coaching staff

Greensboro Grasshoppers look to be back connected with Pittsburgh Pirates again in 2021, but this time around at the High Class A/A+ Level:Possibly at home in the Carolina League

From MLB.com today, as they begin to lay out the groundwork for the 2021 Minor League System for Major League Baseball/MLB…… Pittsburgh Pirates farm system: AAA: Indianapolis Indians AA: Altoona Curve A+: Greensboro Grasshoppers…The Grasshoppers and the Bradenton Marauders switch places…Greensboro was Class A in 2019 and Bradenton was Advanced Class A/A+….This time around Greensboro… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers look to be back connected with Pittsburgh Pirates again in 2021, but this time around at the High Class A/A+ Level:Possibly at home in the Carolina League

End of an Era:Greensboro Grasshoppers’ Miss Lou Lou Gehrig dies at age 9

End of an Era: Miss Lou Lou Gehrig dies at age 9 Grasshoppers iconic bat dog a ballpark staple since 2012 GREENSBORO, NC – The Greensboro Grasshoppers sadly announce that Miss Lou Lou Gehrig, the organization’s last Labrador Retriever who served as bat dog for 8 seasons, died Monday night after a brief illness. She… Continue reading End of an Era:Greensboro Grasshoppers’ Miss Lou Lou Gehrig dies at age 9

2020 Minor League Baseball Season Canceled:No Professional Baseball in Greensboro for 1st Time since 1969

2020 Minor League Baseball Season Canceled No Professional Baseball in Greensboro for 1st Time since 1969 (Greensboro, NC) The Greensboro Grasshoppers, in conjunction with Major League and Minor League Baseball, announced today that the 2020 season has been officially canceled. “It is with much sadness that we make this announcement,” said Grasshoppers President and General… Continue reading 2020 Minor League Baseball Season Canceled:No Professional Baseball in Greensboro for 1st Time since 1969

We’ll be seeing less Baseball this Spring and Summer, but will we be seeing some?:Let’s see???(Greensboro Red Wings make a Statement)

**********New Statement coming in from the Greensboro Red Wings********** GREENSBORO, NC — On Monday, North Carolina’s American Legion Department Executive Committee announced that American Legion Baseball will not take place in North Carolina this summer. However, many of the teams who traditionally compete in American Legion in Area III are not letting that decision halt… Continue reading We’ll be seeing less Baseball this Spring and Summer, but will we be seeing some?:Let’s see???(Greensboro Red Wings make a Statement)

Greensboro Grasshoppers Announce 2020 Coaching Staff

(Greensboro, NC) The Pittsburgh Pirates announced Kieran Mattison will be the new manager for the 2020 Greensboro Grasshoppers. Pitching coach Stan Kyles and hitting coach Jonny Tucker will join Mattison. Matt McNamee will be the Athletic Trainer and Adam Marso the strength and conditioning coach. Kieran Mattison is in his fourth season as a manager… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers Announce 2020 Coaching Staff

Top Games/Top Teams of the 2010’s:This one will take you back a few!!!!!

I was running/jogging up the road/street this morning, headed up Benjamin Parkway for what will be the last trip up that street on feet for the decade…Hundreds of steps and mainly no stops at all headed up that semi-steep hill, but with this morning’s run, the work for the decade is done, and it has… Continue reading Top Games/Top Teams of the 2010’s:This one will take you back a few!!!!!

Greensboro Grasshoppers Praise Congressional Effort To Save Minor League Baseball

GRASSHOPPERS PRAISE CONGRESSIONAL EFFORT TO SAVE MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL The Greensboro Grasshoppers praised the newly created Save Minor League Baseball Task Force that has been organized by members of Congress to prevent Major League Baseball (MLB) from eliminating 42 minor league franchises, nearly one quarter of all minor league teams around the country. “We appreciate… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers Praise Congressional Effort To Save Minor League Baseball

Mason Martin(Greensboro Grasshoppers) named Pittsburgh Pirates Top Minor League Hitting Prospect from the 2019 Season/Former Grasshopper Michael King moves up to the NY Yankees

First baseman Mason Martin, who slugged 35 homers in 131 games this year between Class A Greensboro and Bradenton, was named Pittsburgh’s Hitting Prospect of the Year. Martin batted .307 with a 1.087 OPS and 11 homers as an 18-year-old debuting in the Rookie-level Gulf Coast League in 2017. He struggled last season, slashing just… Continue reading Mason Martin(Greensboro Grasshoppers) named Pittsburgh Pirates Top Minor League Hitting Prospect from the 2019 Season/Former Grasshopper Michael King moves up to the NY Yankees