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Good Efforts Go for Naught for Hoppers

August 22, 2016 - Some good efforts wound up being wasted by the Hoppers Sunday afternoon. Such as a four-hit game by Mason Davis. And an excellent performance by starting pitcher Trevor Richards, who allowed four hits and one run over six innings. Both of those were to no avail as Greensboro fell to Hickory 3-2 in a game that included a rain delay of an hour and 38 minutes. It was the Hoppers' fourth straight loss and their 11th defeat in their last 13 games. Five of the losses have been by one run in t... Full Story

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Hoppers Drop Series Opener to Hickory

August 22, 2016 - It took the Hoppers more than a month to find their offensive stride this season. Now they're looking for it again, but they don't have a month left to find it. Only 17 games remain in the regular season and things are beginning to slip away. An 8-3 loss to Hickory Friday night left the Hoppers 4 1/2 games behind Lakewood, the leader in the SAL's Northern Division. And of the six teams in contention for the second-half title, the Hoppers are sixth at 26-27. The standings can fluctuate on a... Full Story

Failure to Do Little Things Hurts Hoppers in Loss

August 22, 2016 - After Thursday's 5-2 loss to Delmarva, they have 18 games remaining in the regular season. They trail first-place Lakewood by 3 1/2 games in the Northern Division of the SAL. That's not insurmountable by any means, but the problem is that they're just one of six teams with a shot at winning the second half, so they simply can't afford many more losses. Hickory comes in for a four-game series starting Friday night. Simply put, the Hoppers, with a 26-26 record, need to win at least three of tho... Full Story

Miss Babe Ruth to Pinch Hit for Lou Lou

August 19, 2016 - Greensboro, NC- The Greensboro Grasshoppers announced today that Miss Babe Ruth will fill in for Lou Lou Gehrig for the remainder of the 2016 season. Lou Lou has been placed on the Disabled List due to malabsorption and has been advised to rest until she fully recovers. "Lou Lou has done a great job taking over for Babe this year and we hope she feels better and gets her strength back real soon," said Grasshoppers President and General Manager Donald Moore. "Babe has had two great workouts th... Full Story

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August 26 SAL Greensboro at Hagerstown 7:05 p.m.
August 25 SAL Greensboro at Lakewood 6:05 p.m.
August 24 SAL Greensboro 0 at Lakewood 13 Final
August 23 SAL Greensboro 1 at Lakewood 6 Final
August 22 SAL Hickory 3 at Greensboro 4 Final
August 21 SAL Hickory 3 at Greensboro 2 Final
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