MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Deal, Braves win Double-A South title

Published Wednesday, September 29th, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Hayden Deal pitched for a championship team this season. The Mississippi Braves won the Double-A South’s South Division title on Sunday with a 2-1 home victory over Montgomery (Ala.), taking the championship series three games to two. The Braves finished 67-44, facing Montgomery — second in the regular season and eight games behind the Braves. Deal …

MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Jarrett, Tides start final series of season Wednesday

Published Wednesday, September 29th, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Former Hickory High star Zach Jarrett headed into the final series of the season for the Norfolk (Va.) Tides with a batting average of .230. The Durham Bulls play at Norfolk through Sunday with a night game on Wednesday, a 12:05 p.m. start on Thursday, night games on Friday and Saturday and a Triple-A series finale …

MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Jarrett drives in 3 runs, sparks Norfolk’s split at Charlotte

Published Friday, September 24th, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Zach Jarrett drove in three runs in the first game of a doubleheader on Thursday night, helping Norfolk (Va.) win 8-4 in Charlotte. Charlotte won the second game 8-7. Jarrett, a former star at Hickory High and in college at Charlotte, went 1-for-2 in the opening game. He also walked once and had three RBIs, batting …

MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Jarrett, Tides opens series Wednesday at Charlotte

Published Wednesday, September 22nd, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Zach Jarrett and the Norfolk (Va.) Tides open a Triple-A series at Charlotte on Wednesday night. Jarrett was not in the lineup over the weekend when Norfolk closed a home series with Jacksonville (Fa.). He comes to Charlotte hitting .229 with nine home runs and 33 RBIs. Game times this week are 7:04 on Wednesday, Thursday …

CRAWDADS: Snap losing streak at 16, cancel final 2 games of season

Published Tuesday, September 21st, 2021

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY CRAWDADS   Last Thursday’s results at Rome (Ga.): Hickory 7, Rome 1; games on Friday and Saturday were cancelled, ending the season. Current record: 46-68, sixth place in High-A East South Division, 34 games back of division-leading Bowling Green (Ky.). LAST THURSDAY’S BOXSCORE: https://www.milb.com/gameday/crawdads-vs-braves/2021/09/17/643152#game_state=final,lock_state=final,game_tab=box,game=643152 CURRENT HIGH-A EAST STANDINGS: https://www.milb.com/standings CRAWDADS 2021 SCHEDULE: https://www.milb.com/hickory/schedule/2021-05 TICKETS: https://www.milb.com/hickory/tickets/single-game-tickets CONTACT: (828) 322-3000