By Bill on Baseball
June 26, 2013
The only thing worse than playing a doubleheader on a hot, humid day is having nothing to show for it.
May 13, 2014
Sometimes a change in opponents is a good thing.
The Hoppers won the first of four games against the Lexington, then dropped three straight to the…
July 23, 2013
When a pitcher makes a mistake, a hitter’s job is to make him pay for it.
Juancito Martinez did just that for the Hoppers Tuesday afternoon, grounding a…
April 12, 2013
The drama continued for the Greensboro Grasshoppers Friday night.
After winning their home opener 6–4 with a three-run rally in the eighth inning…
April 23, 2013
It was a monster shot, headed toward the red neon Marriott sign a couple of streets beyond the right field fence.
June 23, 2014
Maybe it was a special ingredient sprinkled on the Hoppers’ pre-game meal Monday night.
“Magic dust,” hitting coach Frank Moore said with a smile after watching the…
April 6, 2013
I’ve been reading box scores for a long, long time. To me, if I can’t see a baseball game, the box reveals untold nuggets of information.
June 21, 2014
The Summer Solstice arrived Saturday, and so did the Greensboro Grasshoppers.
After winning the Northern Division’s first half to qualify for the postseason, the…
May 26, 2014
Big plays and little plays. Pitching, hitting and defense.
Any team that does things things consistently is going to be successful, and that’s what’s happening…
Aug. 21, 2013
Colin Moran pondered the question for a moment: When was the last time he hit a walk-off home run?