Greensboro Grasshoppers Proclaim “We Are The Future!”

GREENSBORO, NC March 6, 2015 – Great Scott! The Greensboro Grasshoppers are not going Back To The Future….They Are The Future!  Fulfilling predictions from the movie Back To The Future, the Grasshoppers have declared Friday, April 3 as We Are The Future Day. The Miami Marlins will be at NewBridge […]

Former Morehead City Marlin Chris Taylor makes Major League debut with Mariners

MOREHEAD CITY, NC July 25, 2014 – Former Morehead City Marlins’ infielder Chris Taylor took care of two career milestones in one day on Thursday. The 23-year-old Taylor made his Major League debut for the Seattle Mariners in the first game of their series against the Baltimore Orioles, and also […]

Gunnar Heidt Agrees To Terms With Toronto Blue Jays

TORONTO – College of Charleston infielder Gunnar Heidt has agreed to terms with the Toronto Blue Jays and will not return to College of Charleston for his senior season. A native of Murrells Inlet, S.C., Heidt was drafted in the 13th round of this year’s MLB Draft, becoming the 14th […]

Triple-A All-Star Game National Broadcast Details Announced

Minor League Baseball’s Premier Event to be Covered Nationally on Television, Radio, and Web DURHAM, NC June 26, 2014 – Triple-A Baseball today announced the 27th annual Triple-A All-Star Game will be televised live on MLB Network on Wednesday, July 16 at 7 p.m. EST.  The announcing team of Paul […]

Former Carolina Mudcats Heading to Big League Camp

Zebulon, NC January 23, 2014 – The Cleveland Indians extended non-roster invitations to Major League spring training camp to five players that starred for the Carolina Mudcats in 2013. The list includes Francisco Lindor, Tyler Naquin, Joey Wendle, Tony Wolters and Jake Lowery. The Indians gave non-roster invitations to a […]

Morehead City Marlins Sign Former 12th Round Pick Johnny Caputo

Morehead City, NC January 15, 2014 – The Morehead City Marlins have announced the signing of Stony Brook University sophomore Johnny Caputo. He was drafted in the 12th round of the 2012 Major League Baseball Draft by the Oakland Athletics following his senior year of high school at Crescent School […]

2014 Pelicans Field Staff Announced

MYRTLE BEACH, SC January 8, 2014 – The Texas Rangers announced today the managers, coaches, and staff for all minor league affiliates in 2014. In 2013, the farm system produced its fifth top-7 finish in composite winning percentage since 2008 and the Rangers were the only organization to have every […]

Two 2013 Charlotte Knights Named to White Sox Top 10 List

Charlotte, NC January 6, 2014 – RHP Erik Johnson, who posted a 4-1 record and an impressive 1.57 ERA in 10 starts for the Knights in 2013, has been named by Baseball America as the second-best prospect in the White Sox system. Johnson is second only to Jose Abreu, who […]

Charlotte Knights Ink Six-Year PDC Extension With Chicago White Sox

White Sox 40-Man Roster Orlando, FL December 10, 2013 – With the new Uptown Charlotte baseball home of the Knights — BB&T Ballpark — nearing completion, the team took another significant step in solidifying its future with a six-year extension of the affiliation agreement with the Chicago White Sox. Officials […]

Jake Petricka Promoted to Chicago

Fort Mill, SC August 17, 2013 – Charlotte right-handed reliever Jake Petricka, who went 2-0 with a 1.17 ERA in 10 games for the Knights this season, had his contract purchased by the Chicago White Sox today. Petricka, who takes the spot of former Knights reliever Ramon Troncoso (DL), is […]