High Point Rockers Bring Back Giovanny Alfonzo, Nephew of Met Legend Edgardo Alfonzo


Alfonzo--whose dad, Edgar Alfonzo, managed in New York's minor league system--played 75 contest with the Columbia Fireflies, a Mets' Single-A affiliate in 2018.

Gastonia Pro Baseball Reveals Honey Hunters as Team Name


It is about to get a lot sweeter in the city of Gastonia, NC, as Gastonia Professional Baseball unveiled its club name, the¬†Honey Hunters, and brand marks yesterday in a virtual press announcement via Zoom and Facebook Live. Honey Hunters of Atlantic League Pro Baseball In addition to the Honey Hunters, club leadership narrowed the … Continue reading Gastonia Pro Baseball Reveals Honey Hunters as Team Name

Long Island Native, Ex-Yankee Pitching Farmhand Kyle Halbohn Re-Signs with High Point Rockers


While with High Point, Halbohn, 27, appeared in 15 games with a stellar 1.89 ERA, fanning 16 batters in 19 innings. With Chicago, he filled the closer role position and spun a spectacular 1.98 ERA in 36 games while notching 14 saves. That save total marked his highest in a season since recording 10 saves at Belmont Abbey College, in Belmont, North Carolina, in 2016.

Ex-Met Minor Leaguer Giovanny Alfonzo Re-ups with the High Point Rockers


While Alfonzo struggled during the first part of last year, hitting .218 at the all-star break, the 27-year-old turned it on in the second half, batting .282 the rest of the way, despite missing some time in August with an injury.