Volstad’s start and Gillaspie’s clutch HR lifts Knights to series split

The Queen City Knights want to finish the 2017 season strong, even though they will miss the International League’s Governors Cup playoffs for the fifth straight season, and in today’s series finale against the International League’s South Division champion Durham Bulls, they would get a strong outing from starting pitcher Chris Volstad, while Casey Gillaspie…

Knights pummel Gwinnett in road trip finale

After a 3-1 win last night, the Charlotte Knights were looking to finish off the road portion of their schedule today on a positive note entering their game against the triple-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves, the Gwinnett Braves at Coolray Field in Lawrenceville, Georgia, and they would do in resounding fashion with two big…

Knights roll out 2018 schedule

The Charlotte Knights announced today its schedule for the 2018 season, which will mark the franchise’s 20th year as the Triple-A affiliate of the Chicago White Sox. The Knights will begin the 2018 season on April 5th in Durham against the Durham Bulls, the triple-A affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays to begin a season-opening…

Knights to become Charlotte Caballeros in August series

From August 18-20, the Charlotte Knights will become the Charlotte Caballeros for their series against the Lehigh Valley IronPigs, as part of Minor League Baseball’s(MiLB) new initiative “Es Divertido Ser Un Fan”, a new multi-cultural engagement platform which was launched earlier today. “We are very excited to introduce the Charlotte Caballeros. Fans will notice the…

Knights star Moncada named to IL All-Star team

The International League announced its roster for the 2017 Triple-A All-Star Game, which will be held in Tacoma, Washington this year, and among them is Charlotte Knights second baseman Yoan Moncada. Ranked the number one prospect in the Chicago White Sox organization, and in Major League Baseball overall, Moncada has been the star of the…

Asche’s walk-off in bottom of ninth caps off Knights rally

Last night at BB&T Ballpark, the Charlotte Knights and Columbus Clippers would battle back and fourth in the latter stages of their game, but it would all come down to the final inning of action, as the Knights were trailing by just one run, and Cody Asche would be the hero for Charlotte, as his…

Knights to move two game times later in the season

The Charlotte Knights today announced that they have shifted two home game times in the later portions of the 2017 season to avoid congestion in Uptown Charlotte due to two football games taking place at Bank of America Stadium. For the game on Thursday, August 31st, when the Charlotte Knights take on the Durham Bulls,…