Greensboro Grasshoppers working on a Doubleheader Sweep at Kannapolis with Game One done and Game Two set to resume on Sunday

Game One:GSO Hoppers won it 2-1 over Kannapolis…. Game Two:Game suspended in the Top of the 5th with GSO Hoppers up 1-0 and at the plate in the 5th…Game Two will be completed on Sunday at Kannapolis and the regular scheduled game will follow….First game on Sunday must go 9 Innings and the second game… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers working on a Doubleheader Sweep at Kannapolis with Game One done and Game Two set to resume on Sunday

Graham Sporting Goods Baseball Tonight/This Morning:Hoppers take two from Hagerstown and Tyler Boone throws No-hitter for Greensboro Reds

Greensboro Reds 10, Greensboro Yankees 0 No-hitter for the Reds Tyler Boone(9 Inning, Complete-Game victory….Boone with 15 K’s and 1 BB… This was the first non-combined No-hitter in Reds’ history…. This was the third overall No-hitter in Greensboro Reds’ baseball history…Marks the first non-combined No-hitter and it was turned in by Tyler Boone…. Game One… Continue reading Graham Sporting Goods Baseball Tonight/This Morning:Hoppers take two from Hagerstown and Tyler Boone throws No-hitter for Greensboro Reds

Carlos Rodon(N.C. State) to start today for the Winston-Salem Dash in 5pm game at Five County Stadium/Grasshoppers home vs. Hagerstown Suns

Carlos Rodon, the former N.C. State pitcher, will start game one of a doubleheader today for the Winston-Salem Dash, as the Dash meet the Carolina Mudcats at Five County Stadium, in Zebulon… Rodon, with Chicago White Sox, is on rehab assignment, as he suits up today for the Dash, in their matchup with the Mudcats(Milwaukee… Continue reading Carlos Rodon(N.C. State) to start today for the Winston-Salem Dash in 5pm game at Five County Stadium/Grasshoppers home vs. Hagerstown Suns

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers regroup to top BlueClaws 8–3

Hoppers regroup to top BlueClaws 8–3 from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com The Hoppers combined solid pitching with some good hitting to produce an 8–3 win over Lakewood Wednesday afternoon. (Full disclosure: I was not able to attend the game.) Starting pitcher Michael King bounced back from a terrible outing to throw… Continue reading Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers regroup to top BlueClaws 8–3

Greensboro Grasshoppers grab 8-3 win over Lakewood:Lusignan and Vazquez with 3-4 days, Knapp a HR and James Nelson’ hitting streak reaches 17 games(with Box Score)

Final from Wednesday afternoon at First National Bank Field: Greensboro Grasshoppers 8, Lakewood, N.J. BlueClaws 3 WP:Michael King(4-3)/LP:Adonis Medina(1-5) GSO Hoppers’ Line-8-10-0 LWD BlueClaws’ Line-3-4-3 GSO record(28-24)/LWD record(31-22) *For the Grasshoppers Colby Lusignan with a 3-4 day at the plate, featuring two Doubles and a Triple, with 2 runs scored and 1 RBI….Boo Vazquez goes… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers grab 8-3 win over Lakewood:Lusignan and Vazquez with 3-4 days, Knapp a HR and James Nelson’ hitting streak reaches 17 games(with Box Score)

Bill Hass on Baseball:Lakewood handles Hoppers again

Lakewood handles Hoppers again from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com The Hoppers are looking for a boost. Their recent spiral downward continued Tuesday night when Lakewood handed them a 7–3 defeat. Greensboro has lost seven of its last nine games and is 0–5 against Lakewood in that span. “Bottom line is their… Continue reading Bill Hass on Baseball:Lakewood handles Hoppers again

Bill Hass on Baseball:Intimidators hit 5 homers, drub Hoppers

Intimidators hit 5 homers, drub Hoppers from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com No matter how well a team is playing, a clunker of a game comes along now and then. The Hoppers had one of those Friday night. Kannapolis launched five home runs en route to an 11–4 drubbing of Greensboro. The… Continue reading Bill Hass on Baseball:Intimidators hit 5 homers, drub Hoppers

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers come up aces in 10th inning

Hoppers come up aces in 10th inning from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com With his team down by a run in the bottom of the 10th inning, Hoppers manager Todd Pratt knew what he had to do. “It was time to play all the cards,” he said. And the sequence of events… Continue reading Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers come up aces in 10th inning

Greensboro Grasshoppers drop third straight on road to Lakewood BlueClaws/Home on Thursday vs. Kannapolis

Game Time was 11:05am in Lakewood, New Jersey… Final:Lakewood BlueClaws 3, Greensboro Grasshoppers 0 GSO(25-20)/LWD(27-19) *****Box Score courtesy of the South Atlantic League***** 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Greensboro 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 Lakewood 1 0 1 0 0 0… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers drop third straight on road to Lakewood BlueClaws/Home on Thursday vs. Kannapolis

Baseball Tonight:Wesleyan Christian Academy Trojans NCISAA 3-A State Champions/Greensboro Grasshoppers have won 12 of their last 15 games…

Wesleyan Christian Academy Trojans Baseball Champions of the NCISAA for the second year in a-row…. NCISAA 3-A Baseball Championship at Ravenscroft High School, in Raleigh, N.C.: Game 1- Wesleyan def. Charlotte Christian (6-2) Game #2- Wesleyan def. Charlotte Christian (7-6) (12 Innings) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 XI R H E CCHS 0… Continue reading Baseball Tonight:Wesleyan Christian Academy Trojans NCISAA 3-A State Champions/Greensboro Grasshoppers have won 12 of their last 15 games…

Greensboro Grasshoppers fall in day game at First National Bank Field:Lexington 5, Greensboro 2

Final:Lexington, Kentucky Legends 5, Greensboro Grasshoppers 2 Hoppers(12-14)/Legends(11-16) WP:Jace Vines(2-2)/LP:Michael King(2-2)/SV:Garrett Davila(3rd) Legends Line:5-12-0 Hoppers Line:2-6-1 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Lexington (11-16) 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 13 0 Greensboro (12-14) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 6… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers fall in day game at First National Bank Field:Lexington 5, Greensboro 2

Greensboro Grasshoppers Step Up to Help GUM(Greensboro Urban Ministry) Food Pantry

Greensboro Grasshoppers Step Up to Help GUM Food Pantry:Baseball Team Donates $5,000 to Help Restock Shelves, Encourage Giving GREENSBORO, N.C. – With less than a week’s supply of food on the shelves, Greensboro Urban Ministry’s executive director turned to the community for help on Monday afternoon. On Wednesday, Greensboro Grasshoppers President and General Manager Donald… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers Step Up to Help GUM(Greensboro Urban Ministry) Food Pantry

Greensboro Grasshoppers first-ever manager in Game 7 of the World Series tonight(Chicago Cubs) and former hitting instructor is there too(Cubs)

*****They say that there is nothing that can compare to the Game 7 of a Championship Series and that is what you have tonight with the Cubs at the Indians for MLB’s World Series Title.***** Brandon Hyde and John Mallee with the Chicago Cubs, as they go for the Game Seven win/victory and the World… Continue reading Greensboro Grasshoppers first-ever manager in Game 7 of the World Series tonight(Chicago Cubs) and former hitting instructor is there too(Cubs)

Stunned:Jose Fernandez(Greensboro Grasshoppers/Miami Marlins) killed in boating accident in Florida

Former Greensboro Grasshoppers pitcher Jose Fernandez has been killed in a boating accident in Florida and I just saw the news a few minutes ago on Time Warner News and I just have to say, I am stunned… (Jose Fernandez was just 24 years old.) Fernandez was an outstanding young pitcher for the Miami Marlins… Continue reading Stunned:Jose Fernandez(Greensboro Grasshoppers/Miami Marlins) killed in boating accident in Florida

Bill Hass on Baseball:Sullivan adds to a season of spectacular catches

Sullivan adds to a season of spectacular catches from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com… It’s a matter of self-motivation for the Hoppers as the 2016 season winds down. After Tuesday’s 9-6 loss to Delmarva, the Hoppers still have seven games on the schedule, including a doubleheader at NewBridge Bank Park Wednesday.… Continue reading Bill Hass on Baseball:Sullivan adds to a season of spectacular catches

Bill Hass on Baseball:Strange finish pushes Hoppers past Hickory

Strange finish pushes Hoppers past Hickory from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com…. Maybe a bizarre ending will be just the spark the Hoppers need. Mired in a slump that had seen them lose 11 out of 13 games, a stretch in which no breaks seemed to go their way, they got… Continue reading Bill Hass on Baseball:Strange finish pushes Hoppers past Hickory

Bill Hass on Baseball:Good efforts go for naught for Hoppers

Good efforts go for naught for Hoppers from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com Some good efforts wound up being wasted by the Hoppers Sunday afternoon. Such as a four-hit game by Mason Davis. And an excellent performance by starting pitcher Trevor Richards, who allowed four hits and one run over six… Continue reading Bill Hass on Baseball:Good efforts go for naught for Hoppers

Bill Hass on Baseball:Alfonzo helps Hoppers squeeze out 3-2 win

Alfonzo helps Hoppers squeeze out 3-2 win from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com… Tuesday night was a big first step for the Hoppers. Reeling after losing six of seven games on a road trip, they righted themselves, at least momentarily, with a 3-2 win over Delmarva at NewBridge Bank Park. That… Continue reading Bill Hass on Baseball:Alfonzo helps Hoppers squeeze out 3-2 win