Baby Birdland Roundup 4/27: Norfolk Splits Doubleheader, Delmarva Walks Off in 13

Each day, we like to provide you a quick, game summary for each of the Baltimore Orioles' Minor League Affiliates in action the previous day. Here's how the Baby Birds did yesterday.

AAA Norfolk Tides (7-13)

Game 1

Tides lose 3-0
  • David Washington went 2-2 with a double
  • Drew Dosch went 1-3
  • Mike Wright allowed two runs on seven hits, four walks and struck out three over 5.2 innings pitched
Game 2

Tides win 2-1
  • Johnny Giavotella went 2-3 with a double, RBI and a run scored
  • Robert Andino went 2-3 with a RBI
  • Steve Johnson allowed one run on one hit, no walks and struck out four over 3.1 innings pitched. Season debut
AA Bowie Baysox (10-9) 

Baysox off Thursday

High-A Frederick Keys (9-11)

Keys lose 7-1
  • Ryan Mountcastle went 2-4 with a run scored
  • Randolph Gassaway went 1-4 with a double and a RBI
  • Chris Tillman allowed six runs (four earned) on eight hits, one walk and struck out two over five innings pitched

Low-A Delmarva Shorebirds (11-11)

Shorebirds win 2-1 in 13 innings, Chris Shaw delivered bases loaded walk off single
  • Chris Clare went 2-5 with a walk and a run scored
  • Cole Billingsley went 1-4 with two walks and a RBI
  • Francisco Jimenez tossed six shutout, hit-less innings while walking just one and striking out five
  • Zeke McGranahan tossed three shutout innings while allowing one hit, two walks and striking out two
Short-Season A Aberdeen Ironbirds (0-0)

Ironbirds begin season in June

Dominican Summer League Orioles (0-0)

DSL Orioles begin season later this summer

Gulf Coast League Orioles (0-0)

GCL Orioles begin season later this summer

I hope you enjoyed this Baby Birdland roundup as I try to keep you informed on the BabyBirds!


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