Local Greensboro/Area Baseball for today(7/1/15):NABA, COLT, SAL, AL, CVCL, CPL and RAIN:HiToms Game CANCELLED!/Hoppers HALT losing skid!

Posted by Andy Durham on July 1, 2015 at 10:27 am under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

*****The 9-game losing streak has ended….***** Final:Greensboro Grasshoppers 3, Hagerstown 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Greensboro 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 11 1 Hagerstown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 1 +++++A bases-clearing Double for Josh Tobias(Southeast …Read the Rest…

Graham Sporting Goods Baseball Tonight Scoreboard:Lots of rain around the horn this evening

Posted by Andy Durham on June 30, 2015 at 10:29 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

Not too many games got played tonight as the rains came into the Piedmont Triad this afternoon and washed out most of this evening’s baseball action…But we do have a few scores to report and so far the news is not good…Greensboro NABA with Rain Out….COLTS probably Rain Out two and that’s TWO OUTS…. Finals: …Read the Rest…


Report on local Baseball Players now in the Pros:Butler, Kimbers and Dimock

Posted by Andy Durham on at 12:10 pm under College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

Four players to look at for today with Blake Butler(Southeast Guilford HS/College of Charleston), Corey Kimber(Dudley HS), Eric Kimber(Dudley HS/NC Central), and Michael Dimock(Wesleyan Christian Academy/Wake Forest University)…. Blake Butler(2b) with the Cincinnati Reds Arizona Reds team:5 games with AZL Reds numbers seem to be climbing as adjustments take place… Corey Kimber(P) with the San …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro/Area Baseball for today(6/30/15):NABA[Rain Out], COLT, SAL, AL, CVCL, CPL and more

Posted by Andy Durham on at 11:32 am under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

Greensboro NABA/National Adult Baseball Association: [RAIN OUT] Greensboro Reds vs. W-S Dodgers 7:00 PM at Western Guilford High School Greensboro Colt Baseball: NORTHERN GUILFORD vs. ROCKINGHAM 6:00pm at Stoner-White Stadium WESTERN GUILFORD vs. SOUTHWEST 8:00pm at Stoner-White SOUTHERN ALAMANCE vs. PAGE 2 6:00pm at Eastern Guilford High School DUDLEY vs. EASTERN GUILFORD 8:00pm at Eastern …Read the Rest…

Local Baseball Tonight Results/Finals with Big Night for Greensboro/SEG kids:Tobias, Bartley, Guy showing us why there’s talk/Hoppers fall in 7, rain falls in WVA

Posted by Andy Durham on June 29, 2015 at 10:03 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Read the First Comment

*****Josh Tobias(Southeast Guilford HS) hit a Home Run on the first pitch he saw in professional ball, in his first-ever at-bat for the Philadelphia Phillies’ New York-Penn League team, the Williamsport Crosscutters..***** Finals: Southeast Guilford Junior Legion 12, East Forsyth Cubs 0 WP:Jalen Guy….2 HR’s for SEG’s Devin Bartley +++++hR Tobias(SEG) with HR in first …Read the Rest…


From Brian Hall(WFMY NEWS 2 Sports): Josh Tobias(Southeast Guilford HS) has signed with the Phillies[On the way to Williamsport Crosscutters]

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from Twitter road agent Brian Hall with WFMY NEWS 2 Sports….Tobas has signed with the Phillies and has reported to Williamsport in the New York-Penn League….We saw Josh on the Williamsport Crosscutters roster Sunday and now Brian Hall has confirmed the signing…Congrats to JT…. Brian Hall ?@bhallwfmy 17m17 minutes ago North Carolina, USA SE Guilford …Read the Rest…

Sports Zeal says MLB Changes Home Run Derby Rules:Stanton will watch with injury

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from the Sports Zeal with the Fan Zeal…… MLB Changes Home Run Derby Rules What Happened After years of watching hitters ignore more pitches than a Silicon Valley VC, and putting fans to sleep while pretending the outcome contained any drama, MLB has finally made a substantial change to All-Star weekend. Old system: Divided by …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro/Area Baseball for today(6/29/15):Key Current Standings

Posted by Andy Durham on at 11:09 am under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Read the First Comment

Greensboro Colt Baseball WESTERN GUILFORD vs. ROCKINGHAM 6:00pm at Stoner-White Stadium WHEATMORE vs. PAGE 1 8:00pm Stoner-White NORTHEAST GUILFORD vs. SOUTHERN ALAMANCE 6:00pm at Page High School EASTERN GUILFORD vs. PAGE 2 8:00pm at Page Southeast Guilford Junior Legion Baseball SEG Junior Legion at Cubs E.Forsyth High (Away) 7:00pm South Atlantic/SALLY League Baseball Greensboro Grasshoppers …Read the Rest…

Holt Brothers(Eastern Guilford HS) keep football camp cooking in Raleigh at N.C. State University

Posted by Andy Durham on June 28, 2015 at 3:46 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

Torry and Terrence Holt, both from Eastern Guilford and from N.C. State University have kept their Holt Brothers Football Camp cooking at N.C. State in Raleigh now for four years after several years of successful camps at their old high school(Eastern Guilford HS) in Gibsonville…. CLICK HERE to see more about the 2015 Holt Brothers …Read the Rest…

Interesting injury outlook:Giancarlo Stanton out 4-6 weeks for the Marlins/Wil Myers(Wesleyan) out 4-6 weeks for the Padres

Posted by Andy Durham on at 3:16 pm under High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

*****from www.mlb.com***** MIAMI — The Marlins are bracing to be without Giancarlo Stanton(Greensboro Grasshoppers), the Major League leader in home runs and RBIs, for about 4-6 weeks due to a broken hamate bone at the base of his left hand. The injury was sustained on Friday night in Miami’s 7-1 loss to the Dodgers at …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro/Area Baseball Today for 6/28/15:GNABA and SAL Finals

Posted by Andy Durham on at 1:51 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

Sunday, June 28 Greensboro NABA Lexington Orioles 9, W-S Dodgers 5 Greensboro Reds 14, Piedmont Pirates 1 South Atlantic League: West Virginia Power 13, Greensboro Grasshoppers 3 from Saturday:Eastern Randolph Post 81 escapes Concord Post 51 behind Chase Fuquay’s 9 strikeouts, 11-0 More American Lagin Ball:Rowan County 22, South Rowan 2…. Update on Post 87:LEXINGTON …Read the Rest…


Local Greensboro/Area Baseball Tonight(6/27/15)

Posted by Andy Durham on June 27, 2015 at 5:05 pm under Amateur, College, Professional | Be the First to Comment

Greensboro NABA: Piedmont Pirates vs. Greensboro Yankees(Postponed) Greensboro Reds vs. Lexington Orioles(Postponed) South Atlantic/SALLY League: Greensboro Grasshoppers at West Virginia Power 7:05pm NO Colts NO Cone Mills 386 NO SEG Junior Legion NO Greensboro NABA Any more, HiToms, American Legions???

Baseball Tonight Finals for (6/26/15)

Posted by Andy Durham on June 26, 2015 at 10:19 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

Finals: West Virginia Power 8, Greensboro Grasshoppers 5 Winston-Salem Dash 6, Lynchburg Hillcats 4 HiToms’ Game Cancelled After Two and a Half Innings HiToms:FINCH FIELD, NC, June 26 – After two and a half innings Finch Field the pitchers battle between the High Point – Thomasville HiToms and the Martinsville Mustangs was cancelled due to …Read the Rest…

The NBA Draft: Not Everybody Gets Picked.

Posted by Don Moore on at 9:50 pm under College, Professional | 2 Comments to Read

Mashable.com tells the story of Cliff Alexander, a promising high school basketball player that planned to play in the NBA after 1 year in college. It did not turn out the way he wanted and now he can’t return to his college career. One and done isn’t always a good idea.

Adult Basketball Tournament coming to Myrtle Beach in August:Cash and prizes to the Winners!

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ADULT BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT COMING TO MYRTLE BEACH IN AUGUST MYRTLE BEACH, SC – Myrtle Beach Sports Center and Claire Chapin Epps Family YMCA team up for the first annual Myrtle Madness adult basketball tournament. Weekend warriors get your team together for a great weekend of competition and fellowship. The tournament will be held on the …Read the Rest…

Sports In Focus – Thursday, June 25, 2015 – The Videos

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Thursday Night, we returned to Shane’s Rib Shack on Wendover Terrace for another edition of Sports In Focus (or in this case Softball in Focus and Baseball in Focus). Andy Durham interviews Coach Russell Dorrell of Northern Guilford High School Girls Softball. Recorded live at Shane’s Rib Shack on Westover Terrace, Greensboro. Andy Durham interviews …Read the Rest…

HPU MBB’s Devante Wallace To Play Abroad In Austria

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – Former High Point University men’s basketball guard Devante Wallace will begin his professional basketball career in Austria with WBC Raiffeisen Wels, the club announced this week. The club team – based in Wels, Austria – competes annually in the Austrian Basketball League and also participates in the Austrian Basketball Cup and …Read the Rest…


Local/Area Greensboro Baseball for Today(6/26/15):FREE Money night at the HiToms game, see details

Posted by Andy Durham on at 10:42 am under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Read the First Comment

Southeast Guilford Junior Legion Baseball Hi-Toms at SEG Junior Legion 6:30pm South Atlantic/SALLY League Baseball Greensboro Grasshoppers at the West Virginia Power 7:05pm Greensboro Colt Baseball OFF Greensboro NABA OFF American Legion Baseball Post 81 Mooresville at Eastern Randolph 7pm High Point Post 87 vs. Davidson County Warriors at Holt-Moffitt Field in Lexington(One of the …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro/Area Baseball Finals Tonight (6/25/15):AL, SAL, CPL, GNABA

Posted by Andy Durham on June 25, 2015 at 11:30 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Read the First Comment

American Legion Post 342 Rowan County 1, Post 87 HiToms 0 Post 81 Eastern Randolph 12, Greensboro Post 386 Cone Mills 2 SAL West Virginia Power 2 Greensboro Grasshoppers 1 CPL Forest City Owls 4 Hi-Toms 2 Greensboro NABA Greensboro Reds 8, Charlotte Chops(CVCL FEED TEAM) 6 Reds pull out win, with debut of Wyatt …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers get road tested to begin second half

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Hoppers get road tested to begin second half from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com Sooner or later the Hoppers need to turn things around on the road. They begin their quest to do just that when they open the second half of the South Atlantic League season at West Virginia tonight. …Read the Rest…