Jose Fernandez Tribute:Greensboro Grasshoppers’ Season begins on Thursday April 6

Jose Fernandez Tribute Authored by Jordan Stowe It was my favorite time of year. The grass was green, the pollen circled in the air, and the whizzing of fastballs were about to commence. It was the South Atlantic League’s opening day for baseball season here in Greensboro. The boys of summer were back. I remember… Continue reading Jose Fernandez Tribute:Greensboro Grasshoppers’ Season begins on Thursday April 6

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

Wil Myers(Wesleyan) and Jose Fernandez(Greensboro Grasshoppers) Rookies of the Year:’Triad Sweep’

Coming in from www.espn.com: Jose Fernandez(Greensboro Grasshoppers) topped fellow Cuban Yasiel Puig for the NL Rookie of the Year award on Monday. The right-hander went 12-6 with a 2.19 ERA and 187 strikeouts for a Miami Marlins team that finished with a 62-100 record. Wil Myers(Wesleyan Christian Academy/High Point, N.C.) of the Tampa Bay Rays… Continue reading Wil Myers(Wesleyan) and Jose Fernandez(Greensboro Grasshoppers) Rookies of the Year:’Triad Sweep’

Grasshoppers at Asheville postponed tonight and Fernandez already with 10 K’s for Miami this evening

Postponed: Rain Greensboro Grasshoppers at the Asheville Tourists postponed tonight, while former Hopper Jose Fernandez has been red-hot for the Miami Marlins this evening, with 10 strikeouts through 7 Innings with one walk and he has given up just two hits, in the Marlins 4-0 lead over the San Diego Padres….Bottom of the 7th at… Continue reading Grasshoppers at Asheville postponed tonight and Fernandez already with 10 K’s for Miami this evening

Miami Marlins get great start in the Major League debut Sunday from Jose Fernandez(Greensboro Grasshoppers)

History-making Major League debut, by 20 year-old Jose Fernandez on Sunday, with a team-record 8 strikeouts by a pitcher making his first Marlins team start, and the Miami Marlins got a real shot in the arm from the performance that Fernandez turned in on Sunday and don’t forget, he was making his debut here in… Continue reading Miami Marlins get great start in the Major League debut Sunday from Jose Fernandez(Greensboro Grasshoppers)