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Pascanel Ferreras Named Astros Minor League Player of the Month

Tourists Infielder Instrumental in Asheville's Top Ranked Offense
May 1, 2024

ASHEVILLE- The Houston Astros announced Pascanel Ferreras as their lower-level Minor League Player of the Month for the month of April. Ferreras was named alongside the lower-level Minor League Pitcher of the Month and newest member of the Asheville Tourists, James Hicks.

Guillemette and Baez Combine for Six RBI in 8-4 Win

Batista, Taylor, and Perez Silence the Drive Hitters
May 1, 2024

ASHEVILLE- The Asheville Tourists defeated the Greenville Drive 8-4 in front of an Education Day crowd that eclipsed 4,000 fans at McCormick Field on Wednesday morning. Asheville blasted three Home Runs and held Greenville to only five hits in the entire game. The win evened up the series at one

Johnson Hits Tape-Measure Homer in 12-7 Defeat

Garcia and Williams Each Contribute Two Hits
April 30, 2024

ASHEVILLE- The Asheville Tourists fell 12-7 to the Greenville Drive on Tuesday night in Game One of their current homestand. Asheville delivered a big first inning and Ryan Johnson hit a monstrous Home Run, but the Drive did enough to counter the Tourists offense and keep Asheville from claiming a

Asheville Hits Four Home Runs, Earns Split with 11-6 Win

Fisher Delivers His Second Multi-HR Game of the Season
April 28, 2024

HICKORY- The Asheville Tourists hit four Home Runs and bested the Hickory Crawdads 11-6 on Sunday to earn a series split. Cam Fisher belted two of the four longballs, his second multi-HR game of the season, and drove in a game-high five. Pascanel Ferreras and Logan Cerny also went deep

Dominant Pitching on Display but Tourists Come Up Short

Asheville Arms Hold Hickory to Only Three Hits
April 27, 2024

HICKORY- The Asheville Tourists pitching staff continued their excellent week of action on Saturday night with another noteworthy performance. The Tourists pitchers held the Hickory to a total of three hits, the fewest allowed in a game all season, yet Asheville fell by a final score of 3-2.

Tourists Score Two in the Ninth to Win 5-4

Ferreras' Home Run Sparks Go-Ahead Rally
April 26, 2024

HICKORY- On a dramatic night in Hickory, the Asheville Tourists trailed the Hickory Crawdads 4-3 entering the ninth inning on Friday night. Pascanel Ferreras hit a game-tying solo Home Run for the Tourists. Jeron Williams and Collin Price followed with back-to-back hits and Cam Fisher drove in the go-ahead run

Johnson Shows Opposite Field Power in 7-2 Defeat

Matthews Returns to the Lineup with an RBI Single
April 25, 2024

HICKORY- The Asheville Tourists competed in an Education Day matinee on Thursday against the Hickory Crawdads. Hickory built a 5-0 lead and traded runs with Asheville down the stretch. Ultimately the Tourists fell by a final score of 7-2.

Garcia Belts Homer in 4-1 Loss to Hickory

Swanson Strikes Out Season-High Nine
April 24, 2024

HICKORY- The Asheville Tourists received solid pitching from Nic Swanson and Franny Cobos on Wednesday night in Hickory. John Garcia provided some offense with a deep Home Run to left field; however, the Tourists fell short to the Crawdads 4-1.

Bloss and Mancini Quiet the Crawdads

Duo Works Eight Innings in Series Opening Victory
April 24, 2024

HICKORY- The Asheville Tourists took care of business on Tuesday night with a 4-3 series opening victory against the Hickory Crawdads. Jake Bloss and Joey Mancini each pitched four strong innings and Jeremy Molero earned his first save of the season.

Cerny Homers for Second Straight Day; Urias Battles

April 20, 2024

ASHEVILLE- The Asheville Tourists fell to the Rome Emperors 10-4 on Saturday night. The game was much closer than the final score would indicate as Asheville kept it close until the ninth inning.

Emperors Hang On to Beat Tourists 14-11

Asheville Scores Five in the Bottom of the Ninth
April 19, 2024

ASHEVILLE- The Asheville Tourists lost a tough one to the Rome Emperors Friday night, 14-11. Asheville built an early 2-0 lead before Rome scored 12 straight runs to blow the game open. The Tourists then rallied for nine runs over the final three innings but ultimately fell short.

Williams and Price Go Deep but Tourists Fall 8-5

Batista Strikes Out Eight in Five Innings
April 18, 2024

ASHEVILLE- The Asheville Tourists saw their three-game home win streak snapped Thursday night in a closely contested loss to the Rome Emperors 8-5. Asheville fell behind early, rallied to tie the game on multiple occasions, and eventually fell in the end. The Tourists still lead the series two games to

Cam Fisher's Three Home Runs Lead Asheville to Wild Win

Tourists Best the Emperors 15-12 at McCormick Field
April 17, 2024

ASHEVILLE- The Asheville Tourists First-Baseman, Cam Fisher, made some history on Wednesday night in Asheville’s 15-12 win over the Rome Emperors. Fisher became just the third Tourists player in the last two decades to hit three Home Runs in a single game. Scott Schreiber accomplished the feat in 2021 while

Defense Dominates in 4-2 Win over Rome

Tourists Turn Three Double-Plays in Series Opening Victory
April 16, 2024

ASHEVILLE- The Asheville Tourists defeated the Rome Emperors 4-2 on Tuesday night in a game where Asheville turned a season-high three double-plays. Garret Guillemette clubbed a two-run Homer and the pitching staff did the rest as the Tourists evened up their season record at 5-5.

Series Ends with a 4-3 Loss after Teams Exchange Ninth Inning Homers

Collin Price's Blast Tied the Game in the Final Frame
April 15, 2024

BROOKLYN- The Asheville Tourists fell to the Brooklyn Cyclones on Sunday by a final score of 4-3. Asheville led in the early going, but Brooklyn hit a two-run Home Run to claim a 3-2 lead.

Cyclones Snag Two from the Tourists in Double-Header

Asheville's Offense Held in Check; Brooklyn Takes Series Lead
April 13, 2024

BROOKLYN- The Asheville Tourists dropped a pair of contests to the Brooklyn Cyclones on Saturday. The Tourists fell in Game One, 6-2, then came up short in the nightcap, 3-1. Asheville did not hold a lead at any point during the two games.

Six-Run First Inning Propels Tourists over Cyclones

Ryan Johnson Connects with Early Grand Slam
April 12, 2024

BROOKLYN- The Asheville Tourists defeated the Brooklyn Cyclones 7-1 on Friday night thanks in large part to a six-run first inning and a stellar pitching performance from Edinson Batista and Andrew Taylor. The victory improved Asheville’s early season record to 4-2.

Price's Four Hits Pace Asheville in 7-3 Win

All Nine Tourists Register at Least One Hit
April 10, 2024

ASHEVILLE- The Asheville Tourists defeated the Brooklyn Cyclones 7-3 on Wednesday afternoon and evened up the series at one game apiece. Asheville pounded out a season-high 14 hits, including four from Collin Price, and moved their early season record back over .500 at 3-2.

Tourists Shut Out in Brooklyn, 3-0

Former Tourist Ryan Clifford Goes Deep
April 9, 2024

BROOKLYN- The Asheville Tourists dropped their first ever game played in Brooklyn, 3-0, to the Cyclones on Tuesday night. The loss dropped the Tourists to 2-2 on the young season and the Cyclones earned their first win in the process.

Trio of Home Runs Lead the Tourists to Comeback Win

Ferreras, Price, and Baez All Go Deep
April 7, 2024

ASHEVILLE- The Asheville Tourists took the rubber match from the Winston-Salem Dash, 12-5, on Sunday afternoon. The Tourists overcame an early deficit, scored the game’s final 11 runs, and clinched the series two games to one.

Series with Dash Evened Up after 9-3 Loss

Whitaker and Deming Both Drive In Runs
April 6, 2024

ASHEVILLE- The Asheville Tourists dropped a tough one to the Winston-Salem Dash on Saturday night, 9-3. Asheville had a hard time making contact against Winston-Salem’s hard throwing lefties and struck out 19 times in the game.

Opening Day Goes Asheville's Way

Baez Homers, Drives In Four
April 5, 2024

ASHEVILLE- Opening Night at McCormick Field showcased the Asheville Tourists and the Winston-Salem Dash on a chilly evening. The Tourists bats were anything but chilly. Asheville scored 14 runs to put away Winston-Salem 14-5 and begin the 2024 season on a high note.

McCormick Field's 100th Anniversary Game Leaves Both Teams Happy

Tourists Score Two in the Ninth; Tie Woodpeckers 7-7
April 3, 2024

ASHEVILLE- For the second year in a row, the Asheville vs. Fayetteville pre-season exhibition game ended in a tie. The Tourists trailed 7-5 heading into the bottom of the ninth, but rallied for two runs to tie the game 7-7. When the ninth inning came to a close, both teams

2024 Asheville Tourists Opening Day Roster Released

Astros Finalize Tourists Opening Day Roster
March 27, 2024

ASHEVILLE- The 2024 Asheville Tourists Opening Day roster has been made official by the Houston Astros Minor League Player Development Department. Headed to the Blue Ridge to begin the 2024 season are a total of 31 players; 16 pitchers and 15 position players.

Nate Shaver to Manage the Tourists in 2024

Asheville's Manager is Back for Year Number Four
January 29, 2024

ASHEVILLE— A familiar face is set to lead the Asheville Tourists in 2024. The Houston Astros named Nate Shaver as Asheville’s Manager for the fourth consecutive season. Shaver is joined by returning coaches Eric Stamets (Development Coach), Bryan Muniz (Hitting Coach), and Max Mahaffey (Athletic Trainer). New to the coaching