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Grizzlies New Ballgame: New Lease, New Owners Coming

The future of the Fresno Grizzlies is as bright as the five o’clock sun. On Monday afternoon, the city council voted to amend the lease at Chukchansi Park. The city hopes this spurs more revitalization downtown. The Grizzlies hopes this clears the way for the ...

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 tran...

Are Fresno State Games Still on After Travel Ban Expansion?

Four more states are now on the banned list for California to spend public funds on travel. California Attorney General Xavier Becerra added Alabama, Kentucky, South Dakota and Texas as states non-grata for state-funded travel on official business. This also a...

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...

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 Hernandez (another recent Grizzlies call-up) on the...

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 Wir...

These Grizzlies Hope Fresno is Launching Pad to Houston

The 20th Opening Day for the Fresno Grizzlies is Thursday evening. Once again, the team welcomes 25 men with Major League aspirations. GV Wire chatted with three players: RHP Brady Rodgers (see interview above), 1B A.J. Reed and OF Jon Kemmer (see below). ...
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