He has been in the professional baseball business since he was 18 years old, and just out of Northeast Guilford High School, and now after all of these years, and getting closer to 20 years every day, Mitch Atkins is coming home to pitch for the High Point Rockers baseball team….. Mitch began to pitch… Continue reading Mitch Atkins(Northeast Guilford HS) coming home to pitch for the High Point Rockers
Last Wednesday night, in partnership with Major League Baseball, the independent Atlantic League rolled out the Automated Ball-Strike System (ABS) during its All-Star Game at PeoplesBank Park. The first pitcher to face the ABS/Automated Ball-Strike System in a LIVE baseball game and live to tell about it, was Northeast Guilford High School graduate, and former… Continue reading Baseball History Maker:Mitch the first to pitch to the ABS/Automated Ball-Strike System(Mitch Atkins, from Northeast Guilford HS puts the baseball across the plate and a computer/TrackMan makes the call)
South Atlantic League Baseball: Greensboro Grasshoppers 8, Charleston RiverDogs 1 WP:Steven Jennings(4-5)/LP:Daniel Bies(2-2) Hoppers(38-19)/’Dogs(31-27) Hoppers’ Line:8-12-1 Dogs’ Line: 1- 5-0 Hoppers Jack Herman goes 2-4/HR/4 RBI…Pat Dorrian 2-4/Double/2 Runs…Michael Gretler 2-3/BB/RBI/2 Runs…LoLo Sanchez 2-4/Double/HBP/Run…Ji-Hwan Bae 2-4/BB/Run/RBI/SB…Fabricio Macias 2-5/RBI… GSO winning pitcher:Steven Jennings goes 6 Innings/1 Run/3 Hits/2 BB’s/2 K’s/HBP TOG-2:38/Attendance 3,009 at First National Bank… Continue reading The Tuesday Night Baseball Scoreboard(6/4/19) with Hoppers, Rockers, HiToms, Dash, Copperheads, Mitch Atkins(Northeast Guilford HS) returns to the Triad, Enad Haddad now coaching for Asheboro Copperheads and Greensboro College
Where Are They Now??? (And since our guest today is now playing baseball in the Independent Atlantic League, who is to say, that the High Point Rockers, the newest member of the Atlantic League, don’t pick up the local product for their upcoming 2019 season???) Our featured guest today is Mitch Atkins, former high school… Continue reading Where Are They Now? Mitch Atkins(Northeast Guilford HS) still going/pitching strong in the Atlantic League(York Revolution) and maybe he will be in High Point(Rockers) next season???
Mitch Atkins, from Northeast Guilford High School….. June 22, 2017 New York Mets signed free agent RHP Mitch Atkins to a minor league contract. June 22, 2017 RHP Mitch Atkins assigned to Las Vegas 51s. With Las Vegas, 1 Game, 5 1/3 Innings/(0-1)/5.06 ERA…. Mets signed RHP Mitch Atkins to a minor league contract. Akins,… Continue reading Mitch has the itch and he will continue to pitch:Mitch Atkins(Northeast Guilford HS) now pitching for the Las Vegas 51s
Justin Guy, Southeast Guilford High School Class of 2017, is headed to N.C. Central University to play college baseball…Guy, a center fielder, has great speed, in fact his speed is in the D.J. Artis neighborhood, and Guy can get on and the around the bases in a hurry and he is so very quick to… Continue reading Justin Guy(Southeast Guilford HS) headed to N.C. Central for College Baseball:Jalen Guy, Devin Sweet, Dallas Newton and Mitch Atkins still looking for the ‘Green Grass’
Mitch Atkins(Northeast Guilford HS)/Carolina Acceleration/Greensboro Batting Center, is still hanging in there with the Atlanta Braves farm team, the Mississippi Braves…. Most recent win was June 19 and most recent start was this past Saturday, June 29…. Here are his current numbers: Mitch Atkins(Browns Summit, N.C.) Mitch Atkins 3.68 ERA… 6 Games… 5 Starts…. 29… Continue reading Most recent numbers on Mitch Atkins(Northeast Guilford HS) with the Double A Mississippi Braves
Mitch Atkins, former pitcher for the Northeast Guilford Rams, has signed a minor league contract with the Atlanta Braves and he reported this week to the Braves Double A team, the Mississippi Braves…. Mitch went straight from high school, at NEG with the Rams, to the pros and he began his career with the Chicago… Continue reading Mitch Atkins(Northeast Guilford HS) signs contract with the Atlanta Braves