WWE Hall of Famer and one of Bruce Mitchell’s favorite wrestling people/managers, Mr. Fuji gone at age 82(RIP)

Posted by Andy Durham on August 28, 2016 at 5:03 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

WWE Hall of Famer Mr. Fuji (Harry Fujiwara) has died at age 82….Mr. Fuji was a very good wrestler and an outstanding professional wrestling manager and he will be missed by Bruce Mitchell and others that write about and cover the field of sports entertainment…Bruce Mitchell with over 30 years of writing for the Pro …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Strange finish pushes Hoppers past Hickory

Posted by Guest Columnist on August 23, 2016 at 12:52 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Strange finish pushes Hoppers past Hickory from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com…. Maybe a bizarre ending will be just the spark the Hoppers need. Mired in a slump that had seen them lose 11 out of 13 games, a stretch in which no breaks seemed to go their way, they got …Read the Rest…


Bill Hass on Baseball:Good efforts go for naught for Hoppers

Posted by Guest Columnist on August 22, 2016 at 1:22 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Good efforts go for naught for Hoppers from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com 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 …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers fall again to the Hickory Crawdads on Saturday night at NewBridge Bank Park

Posted by Press Release on August 21, 2016 at 12:00 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Final from NewBridge Bank Park on Saturday night….. Hickory Crawdads 5, Greensboro Grasshoppers 2 WP:Blake Bass(5-3)/LP:Ben Meyer(4-9)/SV:Matt Ball(1st) Hoppers(64-60/26-28)…Crawdads(66-59/28-27)

2016 Wyndham Championship(Final Round Pairings and Starting Times) at Sedgefield Country Club

Posted by Press Release on August 20, 2016 at 11:47 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

2016 Wyndham Championship Sedgefield Country Club Final Round Pairings and Starting Times Sunday, August 21, 2016 TEE #1 8:15 Troy Merritt Meridian, ID 66 71 75 212 8:21 Martin Laird Glasgow, Scotland 67 69 73 209 Michael Kim Houston, TX 69 67 74 210 8:30 Luke Guthrie Quincy, IL 67 70 72 209 Chris Stroud …Read the Rest…


2016 Wyndham Championship(Third Round Pairings and Starting Times) at Sedgefield Country Club

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2016 Wyndham Championship Sedgefield Country Club Third Round Pairings and Starting Times Saturday, August 20, 2016 TEE #1 8:12 Brice Garnett Gallatin, MO 69 68 137 Kelly Kraft Dallas, TX 67 70 137 8:21 Sung Kang Coppell, TX 67 70 137 Luke Guthrie Quincy, IL 67 70 137 8:30 Webb Simpson Charlotte, NC 70 67 …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers drop series opener to Hickory

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Hoppers drop series opener to Hickory from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com 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 …Read the Rest…

Federal Hockey League expands to the Winston-Salem Annex

Posted by Don Moore on August 19, 2016 at 7:09 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Winston-Salem is going to be back in the ice hockey business, with the Federal Hockey League. A press release indicates the un-named team will start in 2017. The Federal Hockey League has a Northern base. Winston-Salem will have LOOONG Road Trips as most team are near Detroit and north of New York City.

Miss Babe Ruth to Pinch Hit for Lou Lou:Legendary K-9 to Finish Season as Bat and Ball Dog

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Miss Babe Ruth to Pinch Hit for Lou Lou:Legendary K-9 to Finish Season as Bat and Ball Dog (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 …Read the Rest…

2016 Wyndham Championship(Sedgefield Country Club):Second Round Groupings and Starting Times

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2016 Wyndham Championship Sedgefield Country Club Second Round Groupings and Starting Times Friday, August 19, 2016 TEE #1 7:00 Ken Duke Stuart, FL 71 71 John Huh Dallas, TX 70 70 7:10 Derek Ernst Weatherford, TX 72 72 Dicky Pride Tuscaloosa, AL 66 66 Cameron Percy Melbourne, Australia 71 71 7:20 Bud Cauley Jacksonville Bch, …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Failure to do little things hurts Hoppers in loss

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Failure to do little things hurts Hoppers in loss from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com…. The Hoppers have to get hot. 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. …Read the Rest…


Delgado, Levy Go Back-To-Back For Extra Inning Win:Shorebirds Clinch Winning Road Trip in Greensboro

Posted by Press Release on August 18, 2016 at 11:40 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Delgado, Levy Go Back-To-Back For Extra Inning Win Shorebirds Clinch Winning Road Trip in Greensboro Courtesy of Brendan Gulick with the Delmarva Shorebirds….. GREENSBORO, NC – In a back-and-forth game all night long, Delmarva got two consecutive homers in the top of the tenth inning to beat the Greensboro Grasshoppers, 5-2 on Thursday night at …Read the Rest…

PGA TOUR Live Brings Early-Round Coverage to Wyndham Championship

Posted by Press Release on August 17, 2016 at 10:10 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (August 16, 2016) – PGA TOUR LIVE to feature exclusive early-round coverage of the Featured Groups during the first two rounds at the Wyndham Championship on August 18-19 at Sedgefield Country Club. PGA TOUR LIVE Featured Groups for Thursday, August 18 from 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. ET Justin Thomas, Patrick …Read the Rest…

2016 Wyndham Championship(Sedgefield Country Club) First Round Groupings and Starting Times

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2016 Wyndham Championship Sedgefield Country Club First Round Groupings and Starting Times Thursday, August 18, 2016 TEE #1 7:00 Scott Brown Aiken, SC Greg Owen Mansfield, England Luke List Seal Beach, CA 7:10 Kyle Stanley Gig Harbor, WA Tom Gillis Lake Orion, MI Derek Fathauer Jupiter, FL 7:20 Robert Garrigus Scottsdale, AZ Neal Lancaster Smithfield, …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers rained out on Wednesday night and game will be made up on a later date:Back to regular schedule on Thursday

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Greensboro Grasshoppers rained out on Wednesday night and game will be made up on a later date and back to the regular schedule on Thursday….. That’s the story from NewBridge Bank Park for a Wednesday and it wasn’t even Wednesday night yet and the game got rained out and became what they called back in …Read the Rest…

Miss Lou Lou Gehrig Out for the Season/Miss Babe Ruth Mulling Returning from Retirement(Stanton and Rodriguez and now Gehrig and Ruth)

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Miss Lou Lou Gehrig Out for the Season/Miss Babe Ruth Mulling Returning from Retirement *****Very similar to Miami Marlins looking to possibly bring in Alex Rodriguez for the injured Giancarlo Stanton.***** (Greensboro, NC) The Greensboro Grasshoppers announced today that Miss Lou Lou Gehrig has been placed on the Disabled List and will miss the remainder …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Alfonzo helps Hoppers squeeze out 3-2 win

Posted by Guest Columnist on August 16, 2016 at 11:54 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Alfonzo helps Hoppers squeeze out 3-2 win from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com… Tuesday night was a big first step for the Hoppers. Reeling after losing six of seven games on a road trip, they righted themselves, at least momentarily, with a 3-2 win over Delmarva at NewBridge Bank Park. That …Read the Rest…


Jeansboro Night with the Greensboro Grasshoppers

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Jeansboro Night with the Greensboro Grasshoppers In Partnership with Wrangler…Grasshoppers to become “Jeansboro” Grasshoppers for a Night – Saturday, August 20th (Greensboro, NC) Today during a morning press conference at NewBridge Bank Park, Wrangler, headquartered in Greensboro, announced the “Jeansboro” Grasshoppers will take the field on Saturday, August 20th. Special edition “Jeansboro” Grasshoppers uniforms were …Read the Rest…

The Louis DeJoy and Aldona Z. Wos Family Foundation Pro-Am Pairings (With Amateurs):Mia Hamm, Eric Church and Bubba Cunningham are making their way to the First Tee

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Amateur pairings of note: Mia Hamm…7 a.m., No.1 Tee with Rickie Fowler Eric Church…Noon, No. 1 Tee with Brandt Snedeker Bubba Cunningham…12:20 p.m., No. 1 Tee with Harris English 2016 Louis DeJoy and Aldona Z. Wos Family Foundation Pro-Am Wednesday, August 17, 2016 Tee Sheet 1st Tee – AM Time/Group Professional Amateurs 7:00AM 001 Rickie …Read the Rest…

Levy Homer, Love Quality Start Not Enough in Greensboro:Mullins Extends Hitting Streak to Seventeen

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Levy Homer, Love Quality Start Not Enough in Greensboro Mullins Extends Hitting Streak to Seventeen GREENSBORO, NC – Stuart Levy hit a game-tying solo homer in the top of the seventh for Delmarva, but Greensboro came back to win 3-2 in the series opener on Tuesday night at NewBridge Bank Park. Ryan Mountcastle got the …Read the Rest…