By Bill on Baseball
Aug. 16, 2012
Change is the nature of things in the low minor leagues.
With 17 games remaining in the regular season, the Hoppers find themselves with two new starters and a new closer…
Sept. 13, 2012
Nobody said much in the Hoppers locker room Thursday night.
They didn’t need to.
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…
Aug. 30, 2012
The Hoppers are alive and well after all.
They completed a turnaround from one of their worst games of the season on Tuesday, an 8–0 to first-place Hagerstown, by winning their…
Aug. 20, 2012
The Hoppers lost a home game to rain Sunday but it will be made up — just not at NewBridge Bank Park.
Sept. 5, 2012
When it comes to the playoffs, just find a way to win.
That’s what the Hoppers did Wednesday night, resulting in a 3–1 victory over Hagerstown in the opening…
Sept. 7, 2012
The Hoppers mixed a strange brew Friday night — some long ball, some small ball and some unconventional ball — but in the end it resulted into a celebration.
Aug. 4, 2012
The Hoppers put themselves in a hole Saturday night and almost dug out.
But not quite.
Sept. 11, 2012
Conventional wisdom says that in a playoff series, the aim is to split on the road and win at home.