By Bill on Baseball
April 28, 2012
The Hoppers started well and ended well in their four-game series with Hickory and now move on to three games at West Virginia.
April 9, 2012
Starting pitching was heralded as the strength of this year’s Grasshoppers team and it has been as good as advertised so far.
June 26, 2012
From slugfest to pitchers’ duel.
After the Hoppers and Lexington combined for 23 runs and 41 hits Monday in a game that lasted 13 innings and took more…
June 27, 2012
There’s nothing James Nygren likes better than to see opposing hitters beating the ball into the ground.
Sept. 14, 2012
A championship series, someone said last year, is never over until the last pitch of the last game.
Aug. 18, 2012
Streaks, good and bad, are embedded in baseball and three Hoppers kept good ones going Saturday night in a 9–4 win over Lakewood.
July 28, 2012
It’s a little different for Greg Nappo this season.
Last year with the Hoppers he pitched in nine games and started six. This summer he has appeared in 30 games, 28 of…
Aug. 28, 2012
If Tuesday night was a playoff preview, the result was advantage Hagerstown.
The Suns, playing like a team that is driving toward the second half championship of the SAL’s Northern…
June 28, 2012
It wasn’t advertised as such, but Thursday’s game turned into “Clint Eastwood Night” for the Hoppers.
July 10, 2012
The best news for the Hoppers after Tuesday’s 9–7 loss to Hagerstown — their 10th defeat in the last 12 games — was that two players on the disabled list will be activated.