L.P. Frans Stadium
2500 Clement Blvd NW
MLB Affiliate: Texas Rangers
South Atlantic League Northern Division
Winners of the South Atlantic League Championship in 2002, 2004, and 2015.
The Hoppers had returned home from a 3-5 road trip and entered the series with the Crawdads at 15-18 on the second half.
The Grasshoppers improved to 2-0 on the very young season Friday, April 6.
The 2018 season began with an April 5 win for Greensboro over the Hickory Crawdads.
A fight for contention in the South Atlantic League North.
With two games left to play before the All-Star Break, the Hoppers must play their way into a tie for first place to win the first-half's playoff berth.
The Grasshoppers trail the Kannapolis Intimidators by one game for division lead as the race for the season's first-half champion nears the finish.
The Greensboro Grasshoppers saw their new season into being with a full-throated 14-4 win against the Hickory Crawdads.
In Greensboro, the Hickory Crawdads defeated the Grasshoppers 5-4 in the second of a three-game series. Eric Jenkins, a 19-year-old from Chadbourne, NC, homered for the Crawdads.
The 2015 Hickory Crawdads page is now archived here.