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  • Homer's Holiday Breakfast canceled due to weather

    Homer's Holiday Breakfast canceled due to weather

    Friday, December 8 2017 6:57 PM EST2017-12-08 23:57:57 GMT

    The breakfast was scheduled to take place Saturday, Dec. 9, at BB&T Ballpark from 10 a.n. to 12 p.m.

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    The breakfast was scheduled to take place Saturday, Dec. 9, at BB&T Ballpark from 10 a.n. to 12 p.m.

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  • When should the Carolinas worry about Tropical Storm Nate?

    When should the Carolinas worry about Tropical Storm Nate?

    Thursday, October 5 2017 11:31 AM EDT2017-10-05 15:31:41 GMT
    Nate projections (Credit: National Weather Service)Nate projections (Credit: National Weather Service)

    If it sticks to the current projections, wind and rain are likely in the Carolinas, as the storm takes a northeastern curve into early next week, says the weather service.

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    If it sticks to the current projections, wind and rain are likely in the Carolinas, as the storm takes a northeastern curve into early next week, says the weather service.

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  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Kopech Named White Sox Minor League Pitcher of the Month

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Kopech Named White Sox Minor League Pitcher of the Month

    Tuesday, September 5 2017 4:00 PM EDT2017-09-05 20:00:19 GMT
    Kopech Named White Sox Minor League Pitcher of the Month 21-Year-Old Right-Hander Made Three Starts with Knights in 2017 (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) – RHP Michael Kopech, who was promoted to the Charlotte Knights from Double-A Birmingham on Saturday, August 19th, was named as the Chicago White Sox Minor League Pitcher of the Month for August/September, as announced earlier today by the White Sox. The award was voted on by a panel of Chicago-area media members. In five starts durin...More >>
    Kopech Named White Sox Minor League Pitcher of the Month 21-Year-Old Right-Hander Made Three Starts with Knights in 2017 (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) – RHP Michael Kopech, who was promoted to the Charlotte Knights from Double-A Birmingham on Saturday, August 19th, was named as the Chicago White Sox Minor League Pitcher of the Month for August/September, as announced earlier today by the White Sox. The award was voted on by a panel of Chicago-area media members. In five starts durin...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Finish Season with Win at 41-61 Record

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Finish Season with Win at 41-61 Record

    Monday, September 4 2017 9:31 PM EDT2017-09-05 01:31:53 GMT
    Knights Finish 2017 Season with 6-3 Win Monday Bueno’s Three-Run Home Run in the Bottom of the Eighth Propels Knights to Win (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) -- The Charlotte Knights finished the 2017 regular season the way they started it -- with a win at BB&T Ballpark over the Norfolk Tides. Ronald Bueno launched a go-ahead, three-run home run in the bottom of the eighth inning to propel the Charlotte Knights to a 6-3 come-from-behind win over the Tides from BB&T Ballpark in ...More >>
    Knights Finish 2017 Season with 6-3 Win Monday Bueno’s Three-Run Home Run in the Bottom of the Eighth Propels Knights to Win (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) -- The Charlotte Knights finished the 2017 regular season the way they started it -- with a win at BB&T Ballpark over the Norfolk Tides. Ronald Bueno launched a go-ahead, three-run home run in the bottom of the eighth inning to propel the Charlotte Knights to a 6-3 come-from-behind win over the Tides from BB&T Ballpark in ...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Beat Bulls 4-1 Thursday

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Beat Bulls 4-1 Thursday

    Thursday, August 31 2017 3:53 PM EDT2017-08-31 19:53:27 GMT
    Knights Beat the Bulls 4-1 Thursday Volstad Tosses Seven Solid Innings for the Victory (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) -- RHP Chris Volstad tossed seven solid innings, Cody Gillaspie launched a two-run home run, and the Charlotte Knights beat the Durham Bulls by a score of 4-1 on Thursday in the finale of their four-game series from BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte. Volstad (3-10, 5.57) gave up just one unearned run over his seven masterful frames on Thursday en route to his third vict...More >>
    Knights Beat the Bulls 4-1 Thursday Volstad Tosses Seven Solid Innings for the Victory (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) -- RHP Chris Volstad tossed seven solid innings, Cody Gillaspie launched a two-run home run, and the Charlotte Knights beat the Durham Bulls by a score of 4-1 on Thursday in the finale of their four-game series from BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte. Volstad (3-10, 5.57) gave up just one unearned run over his seven masterful frames on Thursday en route to his third vict...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Beat Durham 2-1 Tuesday

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Beat Durham 2-1 Tuesday

    Tuesday, August 29 2017 11:00 PM EDT2017-08-30 03:00:27 GMT
    Knights Beat the Bulls 2-1 Tuesday Cody Asche’s RBI Double Leads Knights to Comeback Victory (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) -- LHP David Holmberg tossed seven shutout innings, and Cody Asche ripped a go-ahead, RBI double in the bottom of the eighth inning to lead the Charlotte Knights to a 2-1 win over the Durham Bulls on Tuesday in game two of their four-game series from BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte. With the game tied at 1-1 in the bottom of the eighth inning, the Knights ...More >>
    Knights Beat the Bulls 2-1 Tuesday Cody Asche’s RBI Double Leads Knights to Comeback Victory (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) -- LHP David Holmberg tossed seven shutout innings, and Cody Asche ripped a go-ahead, RBI double in the bottom of the eighth inning to lead the Charlotte Knights to a 2-1 win over the Durham Bulls on Tuesday in game two of their four-game series from BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte. With the game tied at 1-1 in the bottom of the eighth inning, the Knights ...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Lose to Bulls 5-2 Monday

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Lose to Bulls 5-2 Monday

    Monday, August 28 2017 10:38 PM EDT2017-08-29 02:38:47 GMT
    Knights Fall to Bulls 5-2 Monday Jacob May and Cody Asche Both Homered for Charlotte (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) -- The Charlotte Knights dropped the opening game of their four-game series to the Durham Bulls by a score of 5-2 from BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte on Monday evening. Durham scored four runs in the ninth inning for the come-from-behind win. The loss snapped Charlotte’s two-game winning streak. RHP Brad Goldberg (3-2, 3.35) came on in the top of the ninth inning...More >>
    Knights Fall to Bulls 5-2 Monday Jacob May and Cody Asche Both Homered for Charlotte (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) -- The Charlotte Knights dropped the opening game of their four-game series to the Durham Bulls by a score of 5-2 from BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte on Monday evening. Durham scored four runs in the ninth inning for the come-from-behind win. The loss snapped Charlotte’s two-game winning streak. RHP Brad Goldberg (3-2, 3.35) came on in the top of the ninth inning...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Roster Moves

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Roster Moves

    Monday, August 28 2017 4:55 PM EDT2017-08-28 20:55:27 GMT
    Knights Roster Moves – August 28, 2017 LHP Brian Clark placed on Temporary Inactive List RHP Drew Hasler promoted to CHA from Winston-Salem (High-A) Roster 25 active Notes: LHP Brian Clark has appeared in 34 games with the Knights this season and is 6-1 with two saves and a 3.47 ERA (46.2 IP)… RHP Drew Hasler, a native of Hickory, NC, has appeared in 30 games this season with the Winston-Salem Dash and owns a 2-1 mark with one save and a 3.28 ERA (57.2 IP). He also went ...More >>
    Knights Roster Moves – August 28, 2017 LHP Brian Clark placed on Temporary Inactive List RHP Drew Hasler promoted to CHA from Winston-Salem (High-A) Roster 25 active Notes: LHP Brian Clark has appeared in 34 games with the Knights this season and is 6-1 with two saves and a 3.47 ERA (46.2 IP)… RHP Drew Hasler, a native of Hickory, NC, has appeared in 30 games this season with the Winston-Salem Dash and owns a 2-1 mark with one save and a 3.28 ERA (57.2 IP). He also went ...More >>
  • Annual Charlotte Pride festival draws thousands to uptown

    Annual Charlotte Pride festival draws thousands to uptown

    Saturday, August 26 2017 5:50 PM EDT2017-08-26 21:50:04 GMT
    Diedra Laird- dlaird@charlotteobserver.comDiedra Laird- dlaird@charlotteobserver.com

    The event, which celebrates and promotes visibility of the LGBTQ community in the Carolinas, is expected to draw around 130,000 people over the weekend for the festival and Sunday’s parade.

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    The event, which celebrates and promotes visibility of the LGBTQ community in the Carolinas, is expected to draw around 130,000 people over the weekend for the festival and Sunday’s parade.

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  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Lose Both Games of Doubleheader Friday Against Braves

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Lose Both Games of Doubleheader Friday Against Braves

    Friday, August 25 2017 11:13 PM EDT2017-08-26 03:13:19 GMT
    Knights Drop Both Games of Friday’s Twin Bill D.J. Peterson and Jake Peter Launch Home Runs for Charlotte (LAWRENCEVILLE, GA) – D.J. Peterson and Jake Peter homered, but the Charlotte Knights dropped both games of their doubleheader against the Gwinnett Braves on Friday from Coolray Field in Lawrenceville, GA. In game one, the Knights lost to the G-Braves by a score of 6-3. RHP Carson Fulmer (7-9, 5.79) started for the Knights in his return from the Chicago White Sox an...More >>
    Knights Drop Both Games of Friday’s Twin Bill D.J. Peterson and Jake Peter Launch Home Runs for Charlotte (LAWRENCEVILLE, GA) – D.J. Peterson and Jake Peter homered, but the Charlotte Knights dropped both games of their doubleheader against the Gwinnett Braves on Friday from Coolray Field in Lawrenceville, GA. In game one, the Knights lost to the G-Braves by a score of 6-3. RHP Carson Fulmer (7-9, 5.79) started for the Knights in his return from the Chicago White Sox an...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Drop Both Games of Thursday's Doubleheader

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Drop Both Games of Thursday's Doubleheader

    Thursday, August 24 2017 11:36 PM EDT2017-08-25 03:36:55 GMT
    Knights Drop Both Games of Thursday’s Twin Bill Charlotte Splits Four-Game Series in Norfolk (NORFOLK, VA) -- The Charlotte Knights dropped both games of their doubleheader against the Norfolk Tides on Thursday from Harbor Park in Norfolk, VA. The Knights, who won each of the first two games, settled for a four-game series split. The two teams will meet one final time and conclude the 2017 season with a four-game series from September 1st to 4th at BB&T Ballpark. In game ...More >>
    Knights Drop Both Games of Thursday’s Twin Bill Charlotte Splits Four-Game Series in Norfolk (NORFOLK, VA) -- The Charlotte Knights dropped both games of their doubleheader against the Norfolk Tides on Thursday from Harbor Park in Norfolk, VA. The Knights, who won each of the first two games, settled for a four-game series split. The two teams will meet one final time and conclude the 2017 season with a four-game series from September 1st to 4th at BB&T Ballpark. In game ...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Postponed Wednesday in Norfolk Doubleheader Thursday

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Postponed Wednesday in Norfolk Doubleheader Thursday

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 11:00 PM EDT2017-08-24 03:00:18 GMT
    Knights Postponed on Wednesday in Norfolk, VA Doubleheader Set for Thursday Starting at 12:05 PM from Harbor Park (NORFOLK, VA) -- Wednesday’s game between the Charlotte Knights and Norfolk Tides originally scheduled for 7:05 p.m. from Harbor Park in Norfolk, VA, has been postponed due to rain. The two teams will play a doubleheader on Thursday with first pitch of game one set for 12:05 p.m. Both games will be seven-inning contests and game two will follow approximately 30 min...More >>
    Knights Postponed on Wednesday in Norfolk, VA Doubleheader Set for Thursday Starting at 12:05 PM from Harbor Park (NORFOLK, VA) -- Wednesday’s game between the Charlotte Knights and Norfolk Tides originally scheduled for 7:05 p.m. from Harbor Park in Norfolk, VA, has been postponed due to rain. The two teams will play a doubleheader on Thursday with first pitch of game one set for 12:05 p.m. Both games will be seven-inning contests and game two will follow approximately 30 min...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Unveil 2018 Schedule

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Unveil 2018 Schedule

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 5:27 PM EDT2017-08-23 21:27:20 GMT
    Charlotte Knights Unveil 2018 Schedule 20th Season as Chicago White Sox Affiliate & 5th Season at BB&T Ballpark Highlight Schedule (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) -- With just eight home games remaining during the 2017 season, the Charlotte Knights are pleased to unveil their schedule with home game times for the 2018 season -- the team’s much-anticipated fifth at BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte. Early-bird pocket schedules for the 2018 season will be available to fans at ...More >>
    Charlotte Knights Unveil 2018 Schedule 20th Season as Chicago White Sox Affiliate & 5th Season at BB&T Ballpark Highlight Schedule (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) -- With just eight home games remaining during the 2017 season, the Charlotte Knights are pleased to unveil their schedule with home game times for the 2018 season -- the team’s much-anticipated fifth at BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte. Early-bird pocket schedules for the 2018 season will be available to fans at ...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Beat Tides 8-7 Tuesday

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Beat Tides 8-7 Tuesday

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 10:59 PM EDT2017-08-23 02:59:56 GMT
    Knights Beat the Tides 8-7 Tuesday Charlotte Wins Fifth-Straight Game (NORFOLK, VA) -- A six-run fifth inning propelled the red-hot Charlotte Knights to an 8-7 victory over the Norfolk Tides on Tuesday in game two of their four-game series from Harbor Park in Norfolk, VA. The win was Charlotte’s fifth straight and ninth over their last 12 games. The Tides scored five runs over the first three innings, but the Charlotte offense battled back in the fifth inning against Norfolk ...More >>
    Knights Beat the Tides 8-7 Tuesday Charlotte Wins Fifth-Straight Game (NORFOLK, VA) -- A six-run fifth inning propelled the red-hot Charlotte Knights to an 8-7 victory over the Norfolk Tides on Tuesday in game two of their four-game series from Harbor Park in Norfolk, VA. The win was Charlotte’s fifth straight and ninth over their last 12 games. The Tides scored five runs over the first three innings, but the Charlotte offense battled back in the fifth inning against Norfolk ...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Giolito Promoted to Chicago Tuesday

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Giolito Promoted to Chicago Tuesday

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 3:36 PM EDT2017-08-22 19:36:12 GMT
    Lucas Giolito Promoted to Chicago Today Right-Hander Set to Make His White Sox Debut Tonight (NORFOLK, VA) – Charlotte Knights RHP Lucas Giolito, who is 3-1 with 1.71 ERA over his last five starts, was recalled by the Chicago White Sox today. Giolito will make his White Sox debut and start tonight’s game against the Minnesota Twins in Chicago, IL. Additionally, RHP Carson Fulmer, who served as the Chicago White Sox 26th man on Monday, was returned to the Knights, while R...More >>
    Lucas Giolito Promoted to Chicago Today Right-Hander Set to Make His White Sox Debut Tonight (NORFOLK, VA) – Charlotte Knights RHP Lucas Giolito, who is 3-1 with 1.71 ERA over his last five starts, was recalled by the Chicago White Sox today. Giolito will make his White Sox debut and start tonight’s game against the Minnesota Twins in Chicago, IL. Additionally, RHP Carson Fulmer, who served as the Chicago White Sox 26th man on Monday, was returned to the Knights, while R...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Beat Tides 4-2 Monday

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Beat Tides 4-2 Monday

    Monday, August 21 2017 10:54 PM EDT2017-08-22 02:54:48 GMT
    Kopech, Offense Lead Knights Past Tides 4-2 21-Year-Old Right-Hander Backed by Two Home Runs to Win Triple-A Debut (NORFOLK, VA) -- RHP Michael Kopech tossed five solid innings in his Triple-A debut, and the Charlotte Knights used two home runs to beat the Norfolk Tides by a score of 4-2 on Monday in the opening game of their four-game series from Harbor Park in Norfolk, VA. The win was Charlotte’s fourth straight and eighth over their last 11 games. Promoted to the Knights f...More >>
    Kopech, Offense Lead Knights Past Tides 4-2 21-Year-Old Right-Hander Backed by Two Home Runs to Win Triple-A Debut (NORFOLK, VA) -- RHP Michael Kopech tossed five solid innings in his Triple-A debut, and the Charlotte Knights used two home runs to beat the Norfolk Tides by a score of 4-2 on Monday in the opening game of their four-game series from Harbor Park in Norfolk, VA. The win was Charlotte’s fourth straight and eighth over their last 11 games. Promoted to the Knights f...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Roster Moves

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Roster Moves

    Thursday, August 17 2017 4:09 PM EDT2017-08-17 20:09:17 GMT
    Knights Roster Moves – August 17, 2017 INF Tyler Ladendorf placed on the DL INF Ronald Bueno promoted to CHA from Birmingham (Double-A), active Roster 25 active Tommy Viola Director of PR/Media Relations 324 S Mint St Charlotte, NC 28202 Office: 704-274-8203 tommyv@charlotteknights.com More >>
    Knights Roster Moves – August 17, 2017 INF Tyler Ladendorf placed on the DL INF Ronald Bueno promoted to CHA from Birmingham (Double-A), active Roster 25 active Tommy Viola Director of PR/Media Relations 324 S Mint St Charlotte, NC 28202 Office: 704-274-8203 tommyv@charlotteknights.com More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Fall in Home Series Opener 5-3 to Mud Hens

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Fall in Home Series Opener 5-3 to Mud Hens

    Tuesday, August 15 2017 11:35 PM EDT2017-08-16 03:35:29 GMT
    Knights Fall to Mud Hens 5-3 Tuesday Toledo Scores Two Runs in 10th Inning for Game One Win (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) – The Charlotte Knights dropped the opening game of their three-game series against the Toledo Mud Hens by a score of 5-3 on Tuesday at BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte, NC. The ‘Hens scored two runs the top of the 10th inning en route to the game one victory over the Knights. The Knights and Mud Hens battled to a 3-3 tie after nine full innings. In th...More >>
    Knights Fall to Mud Hens 5-3 Tuesday Toledo Scores Two Runs in 10th Inning for Game One Win (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) – The Charlotte Knights dropped the opening game of their three-game series against the Toledo Mud Hens by a score of 5-3 on Tuesday at BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte, NC. The ‘Hens scored two runs the top of the 10th inning en route to the game one victory over the Knights. The Knights and Mud Hens battled to a 3-3 tie after nine full innings. In th...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Roster Moves

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Roster Moves

    Tuesday, August 15 2017 6:49 PM EDT2017-08-15 22:49:52 GMT
    Knights Roster Moves – August 15, 2017 RHP Chris Volstad placed on the DL (retroactive to 8/13) LHP David Homberg active (outrighted by Chicago on 8/11) Roster 25 active Tommy Viola Director of PR/Media Relations 324 S Mint St Charlotte, NC 28202 Office: 704-274-8203 tommyv@charlotteknights.com More >>
    Knights Roster Moves – August 15, 2017 RHP Chris Volstad placed on the DL (retroactive to 8/13) LHP David Homberg active (outrighted by Chicago on 8/11) Roster 25 active Tommy Viola Director of PR/Media Relations 324 S Mint St Charlotte, NC 28202 Office: 704-274-8203 tommyv@charlotteknights.com More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Beat Lehigh Valley 9-8 Thursday

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Beat Lehigh Valley 9-8 Thursday

    Thursday, August 10 2017 11:16 PM EDT2017-08-11 03:16:34 GMT
    Knights Power Past ‘Pigs 9-8 Thursday Liriano Homers in Third Consecutive Game for Charlotte (ALLENTOWN, PA) -- Rymer Liriano homered for the third consecutive day, Lucas Giolito tossed 6.2 solid innings, and the Charlotte Knights beat the Lehigh Valley IronPigs by a score of 9-8 on Thursday in the opening game of a four-game series from Coca-Cola Park in Allentown, PA. Liriano once again paced the offense with the long ball. The 26-year-old outfielder went 3-for-5 at the pla...More >>
    Knights Power Past ‘Pigs 9-8 Thursday Liriano Homers in Third Consecutive Game for Charlotte (ALLENTOWN, PA) -- Rymer Liriano homered for the third consecutive day, Lucas Giolito tossed 6.2 solid innings, and the Charlotte Knights beat the Lehigh Valley IronPigs by a score of 9-8 on Thursday in the opening game of a four-game series from Coca-Cola Park in Allentown, PA. Liriano once again paced the offense with the long ball. The 26-year-old outfielder went 3-for-5 at the pla...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Lose to Pawtucket 9-2 Tuesday

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Lose to Pawtucket 9-2 Tuesday

    Tuesday, August 8 2017 11:39 PM EDT2017-08-09 03:39:50 GMT
    Knights Fall to PawSox 9-2 on Tuesday Rymer Liriano Launches 12th Home Run of 2017 Season (PAWTUCKET, RI) – Rymer Liriano launched his 12th home run of the season, but the Charlotte Knights dropped game two of their three-game series against the Pawtucket Red Sox on Tuesday night by a score of 9-2 from McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket, RI. Liriano hit a solo home run in the top of the ninth inning and finished the game 1-for-4. The Knights tallied a total of six hits on the evening...More >>
    Knights Fall to PawSox 9-2 on Tuesday Rymer Liriano Launches 12th Home Run of 2017 Season (PAWTUCKET, RI) – Rymer Liriano launched his 12th home run of the season, but the Charlotte Knights dropped game two of their three-game series against the Pawtucket Red Sox on Tuesday night by a score of 9-2 from McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket, RI. Liriano hit a solo home run in the top of the ninth inning and finished the game 1-for-4. The Knights tallied a total of six hits on the evening...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Roster Moves

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Roster Moves

    Tuesday, August 8 2017 7:34 PM EDT2017-08-08 23:34:12 GMT
    Knights Roster Move – August 8, 2017 OF Avisail Garcia completes MLB Rehab Assignment, returned to Chicago Roster 25 active Notes: Chicago White Sox OF Avisail Garcia has completed his rehab stint with the Charlotte Knights and has been activated off Chicago’s 10-day disabled list. He takes the roster spot of 3B Matt Davidson, who was placed on Chicago’s 10-day disabled list (retroactive to August 4). Garcia started for the Knights last night in Pawtucket (0-for-4)....More >>
    Knights Roster Move – August 8, 2017 OF Avisail Garcia completes MLB Rehab Assignment, returned to Chicago Roster 25 active Notes: Chicago White Sox OF Avisail Garcia has completed his rehab stint with the Charlotte Knights and has been activated off Chicago’s 10-day disabled list. He takes the roster spot of 3B Matt Davidson, who was placed on Chicago’s 10-day disabled list (retroactive to August 4). Garcia started for the Knights last night in Pawtucket (0-for-4)....More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Drop Series Opener at Pawtucket

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Drop Series Opener at Pawtucket

    Monday, August 7 2017 10:24 PM EDT2017-08-08 02:24:20 GMT
    Knights Drop Opener in Pawtucket 7-0 Casey Gillaspie Records Two Hits for Charlotte (PAWTUCKET, RI) -- The Charlotte Knights dropped the opening game of their three-game series against the Pawtucket Red Sox on Monday by a score of 7-0 from McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket, RI. Pawtucket RHP Hector Velazquez (7-3, 1.93) earned the win after he gave up just two hits over five shutout innings. Velazquez struck-out nine batters on the night. LHP Edgar Olmos notched his third save of the seas...More >>
    Knights Drop Opener in Pawtucket 7-0 Casey Gillaspie Records Two Hits for Charlotte (PAWTUCKET, RI) -- The Charlotte Knights dropped the opening game of their three-game series against the Pawtucket Red Sox on Monday by a score of 7-0 from McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket, RI. Pawtucket RHP Hector Velazquez (7-3, 1.93) earned the win after he gave up just two hits over five shutout innings. Velazquez struck-out nine batters on the night. LHP Edgar Olmos notched his third save of the seas...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Roster Moves

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Roster Moves

    Monday, August 7 2017 9:10 PM EDT2017-08-08 01:10:19 GMT
    Additional Knights Roster Moves – August 7, 2017 OF Avisail Garcia begin MLB Rehab Assignment RHP Dylan Covey begin MLB Rehab Assignment Roster 25 active Notes: Chicago White Sox OF Avisail Garcia will begin a rehab stint with the Charlotte Knights tonight. Garcia, who is currently on the Chicago’s 10-day disabled list with a sprained right thumb, is in tonight’s lineup for the Knights in Pawtucket, RI. Garcia will bat second and play right field. He was placed on C...More >>
    Additional Knights Roster Moves – August 7, 2017 OF Avisail Garcia begin MLB Rehab Assignment RHP Dylan Covey begin MLB Rehab Assignment Roster 25 active Notes: Chicago White Sox OF Avisail Garcia will begin a rehab stint with the Charlotte Knights tonight. Garcia, who is currently on the Chicago’s 10-day disabled list with a sprained right thumb, is in tonight’s lineup for the Knights in Pawtucket, RI. Garcia will bat second and play right field. He was placed on C...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Beat G-Braves 7-5 Friday

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Beat G-Braves 7-5 Friday

    Friday, August 4 2017 11:24 PM EDT2017-08-05 03:24:00 GMT
    Knights Battle Back to Beat the G-Braves 7-5 Friday Eddy Alvarez Rips Two-Run Single in Three-Run Seventh Inning (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) – Eddy Alvarez roped a go-ahead, two-run single in the bottom of the seventh inning to propel the Charlotte Knights to a come-from-behind 7-5 win over the Gwinnett Braves on Friday in a rain-shortened game from BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte. Down by a score of 5-3 in the bottom of the seventh inning, the Knights battled back against G...More >>
    Knights Battle Back to Beat the G-Braves 7-5 Friday Eddy Alvarez Rips Two-Run Single in Three-Run Seventh Inning (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) – Eddy Alvarez roped a go-ahead, two-run single in the bottom of the seventh inning to propel the Charlotte Knights to a come-from-behind 7-5 win over the Gwinnett Braves on Friday in a rain-shortened game from BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte. Down by a score of 5-3 in the bottom of the seventh inning, the Knights battled back against G...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Fall to Bulls in Durham Thursday 4-1

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Fall to Bulls in Durham Thursday 4-1

    Thursday, August 3 2017 10:29 PM EDT2017-08-04 02:29:11 GMT
    Knights Drop Finale to Bulls 4-1 Thursday Cody Asche Launches Solo Homer for Charlotte (DURHAM, NC) -- Cody Asche hit his ninth home run of the season, but the Charlotte Knights dropped the finale of their three-game series to the Durham Bulls by a score of 4-1 on Thursday from Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, NC. Down by a score of 4-1, the Knights battled back in the top of the ninth inning. Catcher Rob Brantly began the inning with a leadoff single. Two batters later, after...More >>
    Knights Drop Finale to Bulls 4-1 Thursday Cody Asche Launches Solo Homer for Charlotte (DURHAM, NC) -- Cody Asche hit his ninth home run of the season, but the Charlotte Knights dropped the finale of their three-game series to the Durham Bulls by a score of 4-1 on Thursday from Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, NC. Down by a score of 4-1, the Knights battled back in the top of the ninth inning. Catcher Rob Brantly began the inning with a leadoff single. Two batters later, after...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Lose Series Opener at Durham 6-0 Tuesday

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Lose Series Opener at Durham 6-0 Tuesday

    Tuesday, August 1 2017 10:55 PM EDT2017-08-02 02:55:52 GMT
    Knights Drop Opener in Durham 6-0 Tuesday Jason Bourgeois Inches Closer to 400th Knights Hit (DURHAM, NC) -- The Charlotte Knights dropped the opening game of their three-game series against the Durham Bulls by a score of 6-0 on Tuesday from Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, NC. Charlotte outfielder Jason Bourgeois tallied the team’s lone hit. RHP Reynaldo Lopez (6-6, 3.65) started for the Knights and was solid -- especially over the first three innings. Lopez held the Bu...More >>
    Knights Drop Opener in Durham 6-0 Tuesday Jason Bourgeois Inches Closer to 400th Knights Hit (DURHAM, NC) -- The Charlotte Knights dropped the opening game of their three-game series against the Durham Bulls by a score of 6-0 on Tuesday from Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, NC. Charlotte outfielder Jason Bourgeois tallied the team’s lone hit. RHP Reynaldo Lopez (6-6, 3.65) started for the Knights and was solid -- especially over the first three innings. Lopez held the Bu...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Roster Moves

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Roster Moves

    Tuesday, August 1 2017 3:45 PM EDT2017-08-01 19:45:39 GMT
    Knights Roster Moves – August 1, 2017 OF Jacob May activated off the Temporary Inactive List OF Jason Bourgeois activated off the Temporary Inactive List Roster 25 active Tommy Viola Director of PR/Media Relations 324 S Mint St Charlotte, NC 28202 Office: 704-274-8203 tommyv@charlotteknights.com More >>
    Knights Roster Moves – August 1, 2017 OF Jacob May activated off the Temporary Inactive List OF Jason Bourgeois activated off the Temporary Inactive List Roster 25 active Tommy Viola Director of PR/Media Relations 324 S Mint St Charlotte, NC 28202 Office: 704-274-8203 tommyv@charlotteknights.com More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Charlotte Drops Finale to RailRiders

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Charlotte Drops Finale to RailRiders

    Sunday, July 30 2017 11:15 PM EDT2017-07-31 03:15:33 GMT
    (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) – RHP Lucas Giolito was solid over seven innings, and Ronald Bueno homered, but the Charlotte Knights dropped the finale of their three-game series against the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders by a score of 3-2 on Sunday from BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte in front of 9,557 fans.  Giolito (4-10, 4.95) started for the Knights and gave up three runs on five hits over seven innings. Giolito, who tossed seven innings for his se...More >>
    (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) – RHP Lucas Giolito was solid over seven innings, and Ronald Bueno homered, but the Charlotte Knights dropped the finale of their three-game series against the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders by a score of 3-2 on Sunday from BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte in front of 9,557 fans.  Giolito (4-10, 4.95) started for the Knights and gave up three runs on five hits over seven innings. Giolito, who tossed seven innings for his se...More >>
  • Charlotte Knights: Knights Fall Again At Home

    Charlotte Knights: Knights Fall Again At Home

    Saturday, July 29 2017 11:09 PM EDT2017-07-30 03:09:58 GMT
    (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) – The Charlotte Knights dropped game two of their three-game series against the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders by a score of 8-1 on Saturday from BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte. The Knights welcomed 10,524 fans through the gates for their 18th sell-out crowd of the season. Jake Peter drove home Charlotte’s lone run in the bottom of the third inning on a groundout. Peter, who entered the game with a nine-game hit-str...More >>
    (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) – The Charlotte Knights dropped game two of their three-game series against the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders by a score of 8-1 on Saturday from BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte. The Knights welcomed 10,524 fans through the gates for their 18th sell-out crowd of the season. Jake Peter drove home Charlotte’s lone run in the bottom of the third inning on a groundout. Peter, who entered the game with a nine-game hit-str...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Drop Series Opener Hosting Scranton 15-8

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Drop Series Opener Hosting Scranton 15-8

    Friday, July 28 2017 11:38 PM EDT2017-07-29 03:38:39 GMT
    Knights Drop Friday’s Slugfest 15-8 to RailRiders Catcher Rob Brantly Launched His Second Career Grand Slam (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) –Rob Brantly launched his second career grand slam, and Jake Peter remained red-hot, but the Charlotte Knights fell to the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders by a score of 15-8 on Friday in the opening game of their three-game series from BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte. The Knights welcomed 10,215 fans through the gates for their 17th se...More >>
    Knights Drop Friday’s Slugfest 15-8 to RailRiders Catcher Rob Brantly Launched His Second Career Grand Slam (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) –Rob Brantly launched his second career grand slam, and Jake Peter remained red-hot, but the Charlotte Knights fell to the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders by a score of 15-8 on Friday in the opening game of their three-game series from BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte. The Knights welcomed 10,215 fans through the gates for their 17th se...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Roster Moves

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Roster Moves

    Friday, July 28 2017 5:14 PM EDT2017-07-28 21:14:06 GMT
    Knights Roster Moves – July 28, 2017 SS Eddy Alvarez promoted to Charlotte from Birmingham (Double-A) OF Jeff Gelalich promoted to Charlotte from Birmingham (Double-A) RHP Connor Walsh promoted to Charlotte from Birmingham (Double-A) 1B Casey Gillaspie placed on the DL (retroactive to July 27) INF/OF Tyler Ladendorf placed on the DL OF Jason Bourgeois placed on Temporary Inactive List Roster 24 active Tommy Viola Director of PR/Media Relations 324 S Mint St Charlotte, NC 28202 ...More >>
    Knights Roster Moves – July 28, 2017 SS Eddy Alvarez promoted to Charlotte from Birmingham (Double-A) OF Jeff Gelalich promoted to Charlotte from Birmingham (Double-A) RHP Connor Walsh promoted to Charlotte from Birmingham (Double-A) 1B Casey Gillaspie placed on the DL (retroactive to July 27) INF/OF Tyler Ladendorf placed on the DL OF Jason Bourgeois placed on Temporary Inactive List Roster 24 active Tommy Viola Director of PR/Media Relations 324 S Mint St Charlotte, NC 28202 ...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Walk Off with 5-4 Victory

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Walk Off with 5-4 Victory

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 11:40 PM EDT2017-07-27 03:40:47 GMT
    Knights Walk Off With 5-4 Win in 11 Innings Wednesday Charlotte Remains Red-Hot, Wins Fifth Straight-Game (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) -- Tyler Ladendorf singled home Jacob May in the bottom of the 11th inning to lead the Charlotte Knights to a 5-4 walk-off win over the Columbus Clippers on Wednesday in game three of their four-game series from BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte. The win was Charlotte’s fifth straight. Tied by a score of 4-4, May led the bottom of the 11th innin...More >>
    Knights Walk Off With 5-4 Win in 11 Innings Wednesday Charlotte Remains Red-Hot, Wins Fifth Straight-Game (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) -- Tyler Ladendorf singled home Jacob May in the bottom of the 11th inning to lead the Charlotte Knights to a 5-4 walk-off win over the Columbus Clippers on Wednesday in game three of their four-game series from BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte. The win was Charlotte’s fifth straight. Tied by a score of 4-4, May led the bottom of the 11th innin...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Announce Winners for Six 2017 Scholarships

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Announce Winners for Six 2017 Scholarships

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 4:41 PM EDT2017-07-25 20:41:46 GMT
    Knights Announce Winners for Six 2017 Scholarships Team Continues Partnership with Carolinas HealthCare System and Piedmont Natural Gas (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) -- The Charlotte Knights, along with Carolinas HealthCare System and Piedmont Natural Gas, are pleased to announce the names of six recipients of two unique 2017 scholarships for high school students. The Knights once again partnered with two of their founding partners to provide educational funding through the Charlotte Knigh...More >>
    Knights Announce Winners for Six 2017 Scholarships Team Continues Partnership with Carolinas HealthCare System and Piedmont Natural Gas (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) -- The Charlotte Knights, along with Carolinas HealthCare System and Piedmont Natural Gas, are pleased to announce the names of six recipients of two unique 2017 scholarships for high school students. The Knights once again partnered with two of their founding partners to provide educational funding through the Charlotte Knigh...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Power Past Clippers 10-4 Monday

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Power Past Clippers 10-4 Monday

    Monday, July 24 2017 11:19 PM EDT2017-07-25 03:19:59 GMT
    Peter, Garcia Power Knights Past Clippers 10-4 Monday Knights Return Home & Earn Third Consecutive Win (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) – Jake Peter and Willy Garcia both homered, Carson Fulmer tossed five good innings, and the Charlotte Knights beat the Columbus Clippers by a score of 10-4 on Monday in the opening game of their four-game series from BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte. The win was Charlotte’s third consecutive. Appearing in his fifth game with the Knights ...More >>
    Peter, Garcia Power Knights Past Clippers 10-4 Monday Knights Return Home & Earn Third Consecutive Win (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) – Jake Peter and Willy Garcia both homered, Carson Fulmer tossed five good innings, and the Charlotte Knights beat the Columbus Clippers by a score of 10-4 on Monday in the opening game of their four-game series from BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte. The win was Charlotte’s third consecutive. Appearing in his fifth game with the Knights ...More >>
  • CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Beat RailRiders 5-3

    CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS: Knights Beat RailRiders 5-3

    Sunday, July 23 2017 7:59 PM EDT2017-07-23 23:59:47 GMT
    (MOOSIC, PA) -- RHP Tyler Danish tossed six solid innings, Rymer Liriano added three hits, and the Charlotte Knights beat the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders by a score of 5-3 on Sunday in the finale of their four-game series from PNC Field in Moosic, PA. The win was Charlotte’s second straight. The two teams split the four-game set. Danish (3-9, 4.42) was sharp on the afternoon en route to his second career win over the RailRiders. The 22-year-old gave up ...More >>
    (MOOSIC, PA) -- RHP Tyler Danish tossed six solid innings, Rymer Liriano added three hits, and the Charlotte Knights beat the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders by a score of 5-3 on Sunday in the finale of their four-game series from PNC Field in Moosic, PA. The win was Charlotte’s second straight. The two teams split the four-game set. Danish (3-9, 4.42) was sharp on the afternoon en route to his second career win over the RailRiders. The 22-year-old gave up ...More >>
  • BLOG: Time for the Charlotte Knights to "Play Ball!"

    BLOG: Time for the Charlotte Knights to "Play Ball!"

    Thursday, April 6 2017 3:02 PM EDT2017-04-06 19:02:34 GMT

    With college basketball done and the NBA about to wrap up, time now to turn our sports attention to baseball. College baseball has been going strong for almost 2 months and now it is time for minor league baseball to take center stage.  Which also means, it's time to open the gates at one of the crown jewels of Charlotte-- BB&T Ballpark. It's time for the Charlotte Knights to "PLAY BALL!" 

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    With college basketball done and the NBA about to wrap up, time now to turn our sports attention to baseball. College baseball has been going strong for almost 2 months and now it is time for minor league baseball to take center stage.  Which also means, it's time to open the gates at one of the crown jewels of Charlotte-- BB&T Ballpark. It's time for the Charlotte Knights to "PLAY BALL!" 

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