Hillsboro Hops To Transform Into "Soñadores de Hillsboro" for Four Games During 2019 Season

Hops to Wear Uniforms & Hats Celebrating the Hispanic Community Starting on June 28

By Brian Berger | March 18, 2019 1:07 PM ET

The Hillsboro Hops announced that the team will re-brand themselves as "Soñadores de Hillsboro" for four home games during the 2019 season starting on June 28. This re-brand is part of MiLB's national "Copa de la Diversión" initiative and 72 teams from across the country will participate.

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Hillsboro Hops & Ron Tonkin Field to Host MLB's Jr. Home Run Derby and Pitch, Hit & Run Contest

February 27, 2019 12:02 PM ET

The Hillsboro Hops announced today that Ron Tonkin Field will play host to MLB's Jr. Home Run Derby and Pitch, Hit and Run contests on Saturday, March 30th. The events are FREE for Boys and Girls ages 7-14. The Jr. Home Run Derby will begin at 2:00pm and the Pitch, Hit and Run contest will begin at 3:30pm.

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2019 Hops Coaching Staff Announced

2015 Hops hitting coach Javier Colina returns in 2019 as Hops Manager (Craig Mitchelldyer/Hillsboro Hops)

January 8, 2019 6:04 PM ET

New manager Javier Colina will be joined by coaches Franklin Stubbs, Barry Enright and Chuy Mendoza. Hillsboro native Ben Petrick returns for his seventh season as consultant.

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Ems End Hops Season With Playoff Sweep

Hops fall in first round to Eugene for third straight year after 3-2 loss

By Matt Richert | September 7, 2018 3:32 PM ET

The Eugene Emeralds got all the offense they needed in the sixth inning; all of their offense period.

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PK Playoff Nightmares Continue For Hops

Hillsboro on the verge of elimination following 3-2 playoff loss at Eugene

By Matt Richert | September 6, 2018 1:40 AM ET

It couldn't happen again, could it?

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PLAYOFF NOTES: Rivalry Resumes in South Division Series

Hops vs. Ems: One of best rivalries in minor league baseball

September 5, 2018 5:15 PM ET

Beginning Wednesday night in Eugene, the Hillsboro Hops and Eugene Emeralds meet in the Northwest League's South Division Series for the third consecutive year. And while minor league baseball rivalries are rare --- in part because of consistent player turnover --- there is genuine feeling for this one. Without question, it is the best rivalry in the Northwest League, and one of the best in all of minor league baseball. (And in recent years, fans have gotten into the act, with many making the drive to the opponents' park to cheer on their team behind enemy lines.)

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Garza HR Sends Hops To Playoffs On Winning Note

Newest Hop breaks tie in eighth inning of 5-4 win over Salem-Keizer

By Matt Richert | September 3, 2018 5:34 PM ET

What better way for the Hillsboro Hops to end the regular season than by winning a game in the same fashion they have won so many before?

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Hops Come From 5 Down To Win #50

Hops score five in their final two at bats to overcome 5 Salem-Keizer HR's in 9-7 win

By Matt Richert | September 2, 2018 11:56 PM ET

The Hillsboro Hops were back in character Sunday. After a rare late-inning loss to the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes in the first game of a series the Volcanoes desperately need to win, the Hops were back in magical late-inning form on Sunday

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Hops drop game 74 in Extras

Volcanoes late surge keeps playoff hopes alive

(Craig Mitchelldyer)

By Kyle Lussier | September 2, 2018 2:15 AM ET

Volcanoes late surge keeps playoff hopes alive

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Hops Break Franchise Record with 49th Win

Hillsboro eliminates Boise with 6-3 victory

By Rich Burk | September 1, 2018 1:44 AM ET

The Hillsboro Hops set a new franchise record by winning their 49th game, 6-3, on Friday night at Boise Memorial Stadium. Hillsboro (49-24) has the best winning percentage in minor league baseball (.671), Class A and above.

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