By Bill on Baseball
Sept. 12, 2011
Another game, another win, another hero.
Monday night it was Mark Canha’s turn and he delivered a two-out, two-run single in the bottom of the…
Sept. 8, 12:15 a.m.
What a time for your first career walk-off home run.
Christian Yelich’s two-run shot in the bottom of the 15th inning lifted the Hoppers to a 5–4 win…
Aug. 30, 2011
J.T. Realmuto describes this season as “a dream come true.”
The Hoppers catcher is on a team that’s in the thick of a playoff hunt. Team chemistry is good and…
May 19, 2010
Sitting in the press box during Wednesday’s doubleheader, someone asked me between games, “Have you got this game figured out yet?”
Sept. 8, 2011
The Hoppers’ locker room Wednesday was unlike any I’ve ever been in — and I’ve been in more than I can count for more years than I care to disclose.
July 8, 2010
On an afternoon when baseball was an endurance test, the Hoppers jumped aboard their horse Wednesday.
Sometimes the best thing to do when a hitter is in a slump is just leave him alone.
Marcell Ozuna of the Greensboro Grasshoppers, one of the most touted players in the South Atlantic…
Aug. 25, 2011
A screenwriter couldn’t have produced a better script for the Hoppers Wednesday night.
April 29, 2011
In case anyone was wondering, the recent nine-game winning streak by the Grasshoppers tied a record.
Sept. 18, 2011
The “Heart-stopping Hoppers” are scattered across the county now.
Some of the 2011 South Atlantic League champion Greensboro Grasshoppers are back…