Sports

Bakers, Coufos Set to Buy Grizzlies

City Council unanimously passed the measure to update the lease agreement pending the team's sale. Our updated coverage will follow shortly. After years of talk about the sale of the Fresno Grizzlies, a transaction may be imminent.  A group with experience ...

Fun at Cal League All-Star Game in Visalia

Tuesday night (June 20), future Major Leaguers played in the Cal League All-Star Game, hosted by the Visalia Rawhide. A nearly full house endured the 103 degree game time temperature to witness a 5-3 victory by the North All-Stars over the South. GV Wire sp...

Bill Walton on Farming, the Dead and Life

  Bill Walton's name is synonymous with basketball. Greatness. Grateful Dead. But farming? He recently appeared as the keynote speaker at the Fresno County Farm Bureau's centennial celebration held at t...

Keep on Kempin’

Tony Kemp is back in the Big Leagues. The speedy CF/2B got a taste of Major League life last season with Houston. After starting the season in Fresno, Kemp has a return engagement. After placing OF Teoscar H...

The Grizzlies’ Fisher King

As a Top 5 prospect in the Astros farm system, Derek Fisher's time in Fresno may be short lived. The outfielder hits for average, hits for power and has speed on the basepaths. Recently, he spoke with GV Wire about his path from Lebanon, PA to Fresno and ho...

#TeamTacos throws down the challenge to porky rivals

Leave it to the hometown baseball team for another creative promotion. Borrowing from a pro wrestling theme, the Fresno Tacos (the alter ego of the minor league Fresno Grizzlies) and the Lehigh Valley Fighting Bacon (alter ego of the IronPigs) are engaging in ...
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