CRAWDADS: Drop series finale in Rome; home vs. Greensboro next

Published Monday, June 27th, 2022

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY CRAWDADS   Sunday’s result at Rome (Ga): Rome 7, Hickory 1 Current record: 2-1, tied with Asheville, Bowling Green (Ky) or second place, one game behind division-leading Winston-Salem in South Atlantic League South second-half standings First-half finish: 38-28, second behind division champion Bowling Green (Ky.) by 3 1/2 games Overall record: 40-29 Next game: Tuesday, home, vs. Greensboro, …

CRAWDADS: Score 8 runs in top of ninth inning, beat Braves

Published Sunday, June 26th, 2022

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY CRAWDADS   Saturday’s result at Rome (Ga): Hickory 9, Rome 5 Current record: 40-28 overall; 2-0, tied for first place with Winston-Salem in second=half standings in South Atlantic League South; finished second in first-half standings (38-28), 3 1/2 games behind division champion Bowling Green (Ky.). Next game: Sunday at Rome (Ga.) 2 p.m. This series: Tuesday through Sunday …

CRAWDADS: Beat Rome on road for first win of second-half race

Published Friday, June 24th, 2022

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY CRAWDADS   Friday’s result at Rome (Ga): Hickory 8, Rome 1 Thursday’s result at Rome (Ga.): Rome 3, Hickory 0 Current record: 39-28 overall; 1-0, tied for first place with Greenville,(S.C.) and Asheville in second half standings in South Atlantic League South; finished second in first-half standings (38-28), 3 1/2 games behind division champion Bowling Green (Ky.). Next …

CRAWDADS: Beat Rome for 3-game lead in chase for second place

Published Thursday, June 23rd, 2022

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY CRAWDADS   Wednesday’s result at Rome (Ga.): Hickory 9, Rome 3 Current record: 38-27,  second place in South Atlantic League South, 2 1/2 games behind division-leading Bowling Green (Ky.), which has clinched division title, SAL playoff berth; three games ahead of third-place Rome (Ga.) Next game: Thursday at Rome, Ga., 1 p.m. This series: Tuesday through Sunday at …

MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Deal throws 1 2/3 innings in Braves’ loss

Published Thursday, June 23rd, 2022

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Hayden Deal found the strike zone often on Wednesday night, but Montgomery (Ala.) still beat visiting Mississippi on Wednesday night, 7-2. Deal, a former Bandys High hurler, entered the Double A game with one out in the fifth inning. He pitched 1 2/3 innings, allowing one hit, one run (one earned) while walking none and striking …