Pair of ‘Dads Win End of Year Awards
Carter Named Player of Year and Saggese is True Ranger
Hickory, NC- The Texas Rangers announced their 2022 Organizational Awards on Friday afternoon, with a pair of Crawdads picking up honors. Evan Carter was named the Tom Grieve Player of the Year while Thomas Saggese won the True Ranger Award.
Carter, an outfielder, hit .295 with 12 homeruns, 10 triples,
Crawdads Wrap up Winning 2022 Season
‘Dads Strikeout 16 in 4-2 Loss to Braves
Hickory, NC- The Crawdads closed out their 30th anniversary season by racking up 16 strikeouts and 11 hits in their 4-2 loss to the Rome Braves.
Rome scored a run in the top of the second, but the Crawdads rallied to tie the game in the bottom half of the
Crawdads Pack House for Last Fireworks
Saggese Homers in 9th but ‘Dads Fall 5-4
Hickory, NC- The Crawdads hosted their last Friday night of the season in front of a sold-out crowd of 4,683. They made a run in the ninth inning, but ultimately lost to the Rome Braves 5-4.
The Crawdads took a 1-0 lead in the third inning. Evan Carter walked and
‘Dads Surge in 8th to Win 5-4
Roby Racks up 12 Punchouts Across 5
Hickory, NC- The Crawdads staged a four-run rally in the eighth inning of Thursday night’s game to take down the Rome Braves 5-4.
The teams traded runs in the fourth inning to make it a 1-1 game. The ‘Dads got their run as Chris Seise walked, advanced on two ground
Fall Cornhole Throwdown Returns Sept. 24th
Tournament to Feature Advanced and Social Brackets
Hickory, NC- The Hickory Crawdads are excited to announce their Fall Cornhole Throwdown set to take place on Saturday, September 24th. The tournament will get started at 1pm with check-in starting at 12:15pm.
The tournament will have an advanced bracket for more competitive players as well as a social bracket
Tuesday’s Game Postponed
Doubleheader Set for Wednesday
Hickory, NC- Tuesday night’s series opener against the Rome Braves was postponed due to field conditions.
It will be made up in a doubleheader tomorrow, Wednesday, September 7th, with the first game starting at 5pm and the second starting approximately 30 minutes following the end of the first game. Both
Crawdads Release 2023 Schedule
Opening Night Set for Thursday, April 6th
Hickory, NC- The Crawdads are excited to reveal their 2023 game schedule. The ‘Dads will open at home on Thursday, April 6th against the Winston-Salem Dash.
The Crawdads will begin the season at LP Frans Stadium for the first time since the 2015 season. They will play a three-game series
Crawdads’ Streak Snapped in 10-8 Loss
‘Dads Go 5-1 on Homestand
Hickory, NC- The Crawdads’ five game winning streaked was snapped on Sunday afternoon as they fell to the Winston-Salem Dash 10-8.
Winston-Salem pulled ahead with four runs in the first inning off Dane Acker, making his Crawdads debut.
The Crawdads scored a run in the bottom of the second. Thomas
‘Dads Win Fifth Straight
Crawdads Beat Dash 8-4 on Saturday
Hickory, NC- The Crawdads took their fifth straight game from the Winston-Salem Dash by a score of 8-4 on Saturday night.
The Dash took a 1-0 lead in the first inning, but the Crawdads put together a rally in the home half of the frame to even the score. Alejandro
Aponte Homers Twice in Win
Crawdads Win Fourth Straight
Hickory, NC- The Crawdads won their fourth straight game on Friday night as they took down the Winston-Salem Dash 4-3.
The Crawdads jumped ahead 3-0 in the sixth inning. Alejandro Osuna and Thomas Saggese singled to get two men on. Angel Aponte drove his fourth homerun of the season to
Crawdads Flirt with No-No in Win
‘Dads Come 2 Outs Short of No-Hitter
Hickory, NC- The Crawdads came just two outs shy of throwing their second no-hitter in a week as they one-hit the Winston-Salem Dash in a 7-0 victory.
The Crawdads scored two in the third to take the lead. Konner Piotto was hit by a pitch and Alejandro Osuna reached on
Bats Stay Hot as ‘Dads Win 8-1
Crawdads Pick Up 13 Hits in Game 2
Hickory, NC- The Crawdads took their second game of the series against the Winston-Salem Dash on Wednesday night, winning 8-1.
The ‘Dads started the scoring in the second as they took a 1-0 lead. Frainyer Chavez singled to drive in Cristian Inoa, who had reached on a leadoff double.
Crawdads Blow Out Dash 15-1
Freeman Drives in 5 in Victory
Hickory, NC- The Crawdads dominated the Winston-Salem Dash in Tuesday’s series opener, recording a 15-1 victory. The bottom of the Crawdads’ lineup provided a bulk of the production, as the seven, eighth and ninth spots drove in eleven runs.
The Crawdads kicked off the scoring in the second inning. Cristian
'Dads Record Second No-Hitter of Season
Englert and McDowell No-Hit Drive
Greenville, SC- For the second time this season, the Crawdads tossed a combined no-hitter on Thursday night as they took down the Greenville Drive 4-0.
Mason Englert led the way, pitching the first seven frames. Englert, who tossed seven innings and gave up only two hits in his last start,
Crawdads Drop Both Ends of Doubleheader
Easley Collects Three Hits
Hickory, NC- The Crawdads lost both games of Sunday’s doubleheader against the Asheville Tourists. The first game was 7-1 while the second finished 3-2 after the Tourists’ scored in the last frame.
The Crawdads couldn’t get much going in game 1. The offense managed just two hits. Their lone run
Saturday’s Game Postponed
Doubleheader Set for Sunday
Hickory, NC- Saturday night’s game against the Asheville Tourists’ has been postponed due to storms in the area. It will be made up in a doubleheader tomorrow.
The first game will be at 12pm and the second will start 30 minutes after the conclusion of the first. Both games will
Osuna Blasts Homer in ‘Dads Defeat
Crawdads Stage Rally in 9th but Fall 9-7
Hickory, NC- The Crawdads made a late run in Friday night’s game but ultimately fell 9-7 to the Asheville Tourists. The game started back-and-forth before Asheville pulled ahead in the sixth.
The Crawdads got on the board in the bottom of the first. Evan Carter walked, stole second, took third
Englert Dazzles in 5-3 Win
Seise Steals Home in Victory
Hickory, NC- The Crawdads rode a strong start by Mason Englert to a 5-3 victory.
Asheville scored a run in the first inning as the leadoff batter singled and came around to score. Mason Englert settled down to pitch seven innings, allowing just two hits and one walk while striking
‘Dads Come Back Twice but Fall in Tenth
Carter Drives in 3 in 8-7 Loss
Hickory, NC- For the second straight night, the Crawdads fell to the Asheville Tourists in the tenth inning. The ‘Dads came from behind twice to tie the game on Wednesday but ultimately lost 8-7.
Asheville took an early lead as ‘Dads starting pitcher Larson Kindreich walked four of the first
Crawdads Romp Rome for 19 Hits in Win
Chavez Homers in 3-Hit Game
Hickory, NC- The Crawdads bats led the way on Sunday as they picked up 19 hits in an 11-10 win over the Rome Braves.
All nine ‘Dads hitters collected a hit and reached base multiple times in the win. The only batter that did not have a multi-hit game, was
‘Dads Come Back in 10th, Fall in 11th
Crawdads Lose 5-4 In Extras
Hickory, NC- The Crawdads fell 5-4 in the eleventh inning to the Rome Braves on Saturday Night.
The Crawdads took the lead in the first. Evan Carter tripled to center to drive in Luisangel Acuña, who had walked to start off the inning. Thomas Saggese followed up with a single
Easley Drives in 2 in Loss
Crawdads Drop Friday’s Contest 5-3
Hickory, NC- The Crawdads’ four game winning streak came to an end on Friday night as they lost to the Rome Braves 5-3.
Rome scored a run in the second and added on another in the fourth off starting pitcher Tekoah Roby. Roby tossed five innings, allowing the two runs