Greensboro Grasshoppers

Matt Gorski(Greensboro Grasshoppers) named South Atlantic League Player of the Week

A well-deserved honor for former Greensboro Grasshopper center fielder, and now current Altoona Curve OF, Matt Gorski… Gorski left Greensboro with 17 home runs and 37 RBI for the 2022 South Atlantic League season, and last week, in the Sally, Gorski homered a total of eight times…Gorski capped off the torid week at the plate, Matt Gorski(Greensboro Grasshoppers) named South Atlantic League Player of the Week

Former Greensboro Grasshopper Christian Yelich hits for The Cycle for the Third Time in his career and becomes part of MLB history

from www.espn.com: Milwaukee Brewers’ Christian Yelich(Greensboro Grasshoppers) becomes sixth player in MLB history to hit for three cycles in career The Milwaukee Brewers’ Christian Yelich joined an exclusive club Wednesday, hitting for the third cycle of his career during a 14-11 loss to the Cincinnati Reds. Yelich’s three career cycles tie him with five other Former Greensboro Grasshopper Christian Yelich hits for The Cycle for the Third Time in his career and becomes part of MLB history

Former Greensboro Grasshopper Josh Naylor hits Grand Slam home run to help Cleveland Guardians vs. Chicago White Sox

Guardians’ Josh Naylor hits game-tying grand slam in ninth inning vs. White Sox from Adam Stites, with YardBarker.com/www.yardbarker.com The Cleveland Guardians trailed 8-2 at the start of the ninth inning against the Chicago White Sox, but stayed alive with six runs. Four of those came when Guardians first baseman Josh Naylor(former Greensboro Grasshopper) blasted a Former Greensboro Grasshopper Josh Naylor hits Grand Slam home run to help Cleveland Guardians vs. Chicago White Sox

Former Greensboro Grasshopper J.T. Realmuto hits first home run for the Philadelphia Phillies in the All-Star Game in 40 years/Former Hopper pitcher Trevor Rogers(Miami Marlins) All-Star Game results

J.T. Realmuto hits first HR for the Phillies in All-Star Game in 40 years from Sportsnaut and by Vincent Frank and from YardBarker at www.yardbarker.com (J.T. Realmuto, the former Greensboro Grasshoppers’ catcher and a member of the Hoppers’ 2011 South Atlantic League Championship team.) J.T. Realmuto is among the best backstops in Major League Baseball. Former Greensboro Grasshopper J.T. Realmuto hits first home run for the Philadelphia Phillies in the All-Star Game in 40 years/Former Hopper pitcher Trevor Rogers(Miami Marlins) All-Star Game results

Former Greensboro Grasshopper Josh Naylor(Cleveland Indians) carted off of the field after brutal collision with teammate

Indians’ Josh Naylor carted off against Twins after brutal collision with teammate from Erin Walsh with YardBarker.com/www.yardbarker.com A scary scene unfolded Sunday at Target Field in Minnesota. Cleveland Indians outfielder Josh Naylor(former Greensboro Grasshoppers’ first baseman) collided with teammate Ernie Clement during Sunday’s game against the Minnesota Twins and was carted off the field with Former Greensboro Grasshopper Josh Naylor(Cleveland Indians) carted off of the field after brutal collision with teammate

Miami Marlins place former Greensboro Grasshoppers third baseman Brian Anderson on 60-Day IL(Will be gone until late July)

Marlins move Brian Anderson to 60-day IL, select Luis Madero from MLB Trade Rumors, with Steve Adams and from YardBarker.com/www.yardbarker.com The Marlins are set to select the contract of right-hander Luis Madero from Triple-A Jacksonville and transfer third baseman Brian Anderson to the 60-day injured list to create space on the 40-man roster, reports Jordan Miami Marlins place former Greensboro Grasshoppers third baseman Brian Anderson on 60-Day IL(Will be gone until late July)

Atlanta Braves’ OF Marcell Ozuna(Greensboro Grasshoppers) out of jail on $20K bail

Braves OF Marcell Ozuna granted $20K bond on domestic violence charges from Erin Walsh with YardBarker.com/www.yardbarker.com Atlanta Braves outfielder Marcell Ozuna(Greensboro Grasshoppers 2011) was granted a $20,000 bond Monday on charges of aggravated assault by strangulation and battery, according to the Associated Press. Ozuna was arrested Saturday after police witnessed him choking his wife and Atlanta Braves’ OF Marcell Ozuna(Greensboro Grasshoppers) out of jail on $20K bail

Former Greensboro Grasshopper Marcell Ozuna in Atlanta jail:His wife told Police Officers that Marcell Ozuna threatened to kill her

from the Sunday Atlanta Journal Constitution:CLICK HERE… from www.ajc.com: The wife of Atlanta Braves outfielder Marcell Ozuna(Greensboro Grasshoppers 2011) told officers she and her husband argued and he threatened to kill her before she called 911, according to an arrest affidavit obtained by Channel 2 Action News. Ozuna, 30, was arrested Saturday after Sandy Springs Former Greensboro Grasshopper Marcell Ozuna in Atlanta jail:His wife told Police Officers that Marcell Ozuna threatened to kill her

Rome Braves slip past Greensboro Grasshoppers on Sunday afternoon, as the Mysterious Mr. Puckett gets win for Braves:A.J. Puckett adds to his “Puckett/Bucket List”

Final from First National Bank Field on Sunday afternoon: Rome Braves 4, Greensboro Grasshoppers 1 WP:A.J. Puckett(2-0) LP:Carmen Mlodzinski(0-1) SV:Indigo Diaz(2) Hoppers(6-6)/Braves(7-5) Braves line: 4-7-1 Hoppers line:1-5-2 Attendace:2.899 Time of Game/TOG-2:49 Just not the Greensboro Grasshoppers day on Sunday afternoon, as the Rome Braves slipped past the Hoppers, by the score of 4-1…Rome’s starting pitcher Rome Braves slip past Greensboro Grasshoppers on Sunday afternoon, as the Mysterious Mr. Puckett gets win for Braves:A.J. Puckett adds to his “Puckett/Bucket List”

Christian Yelich(Greensboro Grasshoppers) has landed on MLB Milwaukee Brewers Injured List

Back strain lands Brewers All-Star Christian Yelich on 10-day IL from Erin Walsh with YardBarker.com/www.yardbarker.com The Milwaukee Brewers are placing All-Star outfielder Christian Yelich on the 10-day injured list with a back strain, according to Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Yelich has had recurring back soreness in recent seasons, including all four of Christian Yelich(Greensboro Grasshoppers) has landed on MLB Milwaukee Brewers Injured List

Former Greensboro Grasshoppers Catcher/INF Austin Barnes and LA Dodgers avoid arbitration

Dodgers extend Austin Barnes, avoid arbitration Mark Polishuk on MLB trade rumors and coming in from YardBarker.com…www.yardbarker.com The Dodgers have avoided arbitration with catcher Austin Barnes(Greensboro Grasshoppers) by agreeing to a two-year deal worth $4.3 million, The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal reports (Twitter links). The contract breaks down as a $300,000 signing bonus, $1.5 million in Former Greensboro Grasshoppers Catcher/INF Austin Barnes and LA Dodgers avoid arbitration

Former Greensboro Grasshopper catcher J.T. Realmuto signs Five-Year $115.5 million dollar deal with the Philadelphia Phillies

from www.yardbarker.com:/CLICK HERE Phillies, J.T. Realmuto(Greensboro Grasshoppers) agree to five-year, $115.5 million deal It appears that catcher J.T. Realmuto, one of the top available players of the MLB offseason, isn’t going anywhere. ESPN’s Jeff Passan and Todd Zolecki of the league’s official website are reporting that the Philadelphia Phillies are bringing Realmuto back on a Former Greensboro Grasshopper catcher J.T. Realmuto signs Five-Year $115.5 million dollar deal with the Philadelphia Phillies

Former Greensboro Grasshoppers pitcher gets one-year deal worth $10.5 million dollars from the Washington Nationals:The crafty left-hander Brad Hand(Greensboro Grasshoppers) has a great deal in hand

Brad Hand(Greensboro Grasshoppers), Nationals agree to one-year, $10.5M deal from www.yardbarker.com:/CLICK HERE for the full post/article…. The Washington Nationals are in agreement on a one-year contract with reliever Brad Hand that guarantees him $10.5M, reports Jeff Passan of ESPN (Twitter link). Jon Heyman of MLB Network (Twitter link) was first to report the sides were Former Greensboro Grasshoppers pitcher gets one-year deal worth $10.5 million dollars from the Washington Nationals:The crafty left-hander Brad Hand(Greensboro Grasshoppers) has a great deal in hand

Austin Barnes(Greensboro Grasshoppers) and his Los Angeles Dodgers are World Series CHAMPS again after 32-year Drought for LA:Dodgers Back On Top Again!!!!!

It’s been 32 years, but the LA Dodgers are back on top, and World Series Champions….Austin Barnes, the former Greensboro Grasshoppers second baseman, but he he played behind the plate, as the catcher for the Northern Division All-Stars, in the 2012 South Atlantic League All-Star Game…. And Austin Barnes was representing the Greensboro Grasshoppers and Austin Barnes(Greensboro Grasshoppers) and his Los Angeles Dodgers are World Series CHAMPS again after 32-year Drought for LA:Dodgers Back On Top Again!!!!!

Austin Barnes(Greensboro Grasshoppers) being BIG for the LA Dodgers on Friday night:Barnes with a Bunt and a Blast for key RBI(Good job by the former Hopper)

Former Greensboro Grasshopper Austin Barnes, with a bunt and a blast that drove in key runs for the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night, in Game Three of the 2020 World Series… The Dodgers topped the Tampa Bay Rays, 6-2, to take a Two-Games-to-One lead in the Best-of-Seven Series, and Austin Barnes produced a sacrifice Austin Barnes(Greensboro Grasshoppers) being BIG for the LA Dodgers on Friday night:Barnes with a Bunt and a Blast for key RBI(Good job by the former Hopper)

Marcell Ozuna(Greensboro Grasshoppers) has a Message for the Fans following an outstanding postseason with the Atlanta Braves

Here is the message from former Greensboro Grasshopper Marcell Ozuna, following an outstanding postseason, as an outfielder, with the Atlanta Braves…Just shy of the World Series, but none-the-less, an outstanding run by Ozuna and the Braves….. "Thank you for accepting me, and for allowing me to play for you in 2020." Marcell Ozuna's message to Marcell Ozuna(Greensboro Grasshoppers) has a Message for the Fans following an outstanding postseason with the Atlanta Braves

What South Atlantic League Baseball Might Look Like in 2021:With MLB looking to axe Minor League teams, if you thought 2020 has been Crazy, wait till you get a Look at 2021!!!(“Contraction means New Action”)

In a 2021 Minor League Baseball Perspective from TalkNats.com, and that’s talking Washington Nationals Baseball.com, we have a whole new look South Atlantic League Baseball grouping and here it is….And again, if you thought 2020 has been crazy, with NO Baseball, wait until you see this new possible lineup for the Greensboro Grasshoppers and the What South Atlantic League Baseball Might Look Like in 2021:With MLB looking to axe Minor League teams, if you thought 2020 has been Crazy, wait till you get a Look at 2021!!!(“Contraction means New Action”)

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

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

High Point Rockers drop Two Games on Sunday to the Sugar Land Skeeters/Greensboro Grasshoppers improve to (19-10) with win over West Virginia Power

Greensboro Grasshoppers 8-2 winners on Sunday vs. West Virginia Power….Hoppers now (19-10) and Power(17-11)…Winning pitcher was Brad Case(4-1), while the losing pitcher was Damon Casetta-Stubbs(2-1)… The Hoppers banged out the 8 runs on 14 hits, and the Power garnered their two runs on eight hits…LoLo Sanchez went 4-4 for the Hoppers with two singles, a High Point Rockers drop Two Games on Sunday to the Sugar Land Skeeters/Greensboro Grasshoppers improve to (19-10) with win over West Virginia Power