By Bill on Baseball
July 26, 2012
Maybe Thursday night’s dramatic comeback win was what the Hoppers needed.
They scored five runs in the eighth inning to beat West Virginia 9–6, preventing the…
Sept. 10, 2012
The Hoppers used a familiar formula — a splendid effort by the bullpen and striking first on the scoreboard in a road game — to beat Asheville 6–3 Monday night in the opening game of…
June 27, 2012
There’s nothing James Nygren likes better than to see opposing hitters beating the ball into the ground.
May 15, 2012
So what explanation does Ryan Goetz have for the hot streak he’s on for the Hoppers?
June 30, 2012
After being battered for a couple of games, the Hoppers pitching staff rebounded nicely on a hot, humid Saturday night.
April 22, 2012
The official box score from Saturday’s game at NewBridge Bank Park shows a game time of two hours and 19 minutes.
Aug. 23, 2012
After sweeping three games from Lexington, the Hoppers head to Augusta for the second leg of their road trip. They will play four games against the GreenJackets, take a day off and then return…
July 18, 2012
Days off are a precious commodity in the minor leagues.
There are only nine of them built into the 140-game South Atlantic League schedule, although rainouts…
Sept. 4, 2012
The regular season is history and now the real pressure begins in the South Atlantic League playoffs.
May 18, 2012
The Hoppers are putting up some dazzling numbers.
Their 3–2 win over Lakewood Friday night pushed their records to: 16 straight wins at home, 20–2 in NewBridge…