Star shortstop Willy Adames misses flight, arrives 30 minutes before game but gets home run for his first major league hit in MLB debut after Tampa Bay Rays call him up from Durham Bulls Tuesday, May 22, 2018.
Conservative political commentator and debater Ben Shapiro tweets “Bull Durham” is the most overrated baseball movie ever. The Durham Bulls Triple-A minor league team in NC respond with a viral twitter response.
Durham Bulls to upgrade facilities of local parks. The Durham Bulls Ballpark Project presented by Coastal Credit Union will award $10,000 to four organizations for a facility renovation. Any organization which runs a baseball or softball facility is encouraged to apply. Little Leagues, softball leagues, Miracle Leagues, schools or Parks and Recreation offices are all eligible for the facility renovation.
Former Apex High School and South Carolina baseball star and Major League Baseball player Landon Powell has built a Division II powerhouse at North Greenville University. The Crusaders are 44-8 and Conference Carolinas champions.
Hank Aaron, the Hall-of-Fame baseball player turned philanthropist was in Durham on Thursday, at the Nasher Art Museum on the campus of Duke University to promote the Hank and Billye Suber Aaron Young Scholars Summer Research Program.
Chipper Jones’ election to the Baseball Hall of Fame on Wednesday follows that of ex-Astros and Reds star second baseman Joe Morgan, who played in Durham during the 1963 season and was enshrined in Cooperstown in 1990.