By Bill on Baseball
Aug. 29, 2011
It was “Superhero Day” at Sunday’s game, with the Grasshoppeers’ staff dressed in an assortment of costumes ranging from Wolverine to Supergirl to a purple-suited Joker.
Sept. 3, 2011
Things continued to remain in flux for the Hoppers after Saturday night’s doubleheader split at Kannapolis.
Sept. 10, 12:35 a.m.
“What a ball game!”
Those words from Hopper manager Andy Haines neatly summed things up Friday night after his team beat Hickory 2–0 at L.P…
Sept. 15, 2011
SAVANNAH, Ga. — The Hoppers have been here before — backs against the wall, no margin for error.
Sept. 6, 2011
There’s no reason for any of the Greensboro Grasshoppers to remember actor John Houseman, who died more than 20 years ago.
Aug. 18, 2011
It’s hard to be disappointed when you win six of eight games on a homestand, but there was a tinge of that when the Hoppers headed to Lakewood Wednesday evening, having lost to Augusta 8–5.
Aug. 11, 2011
Thursday night’s game was there for the taking, and the Hoppers took it.
Down 2–1 and unable to produce much offense, the Hoppers scored five times in…
Aug. 17, 2011
The pitch came in high and hard, in the vicinity of Noah Perio’s head. He leaned back, spun around and took a moment to gather himself.
Aug. 10, 2011
If the Greensboro Grasshoppers are going to haul themselves into contention in the second half of the season, the next 21 games — 17 of which are at home — should determine their fate.
Sept. 11, 2011
Friday night in Hickory, as an almost-full moon lit up the inky night sky, the Greensboro Grasshoppers celebrated.