Baby Birdland Roundup 5/26: Ryan Mountcastle Homers Three Times for Frederick

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 (21-26)

Tides win 14-3
  • Chris Dickerson went 4-6 with two doubles, two RBI and three runs scored 
  • Pedro Alvarez went 2-4 with a double, home run, three RBI, walk and two runs scored 
  • Mike Wright allowed three runs on eight hits, one walk and struck out six over 5.2 innings pitched 

AA Bowie Baysox (24-24) 

Baysox lose 10-0
  • Jay Gonzalez went 2-4 with a double 
  • Sean Coyle went 1-3 
  • John Means allowed four runs on seven hits, four walks and struck out six over six innings pitched 
High-A Frederick Keys (23-24)

Keys win 9-5
  • Ryan Mountcastle went 4-4 with three home runs, three RBI and four runs scored. Second Keys player  (Hays) this week to hit three home runs in a game, had never happened in team history before this week
  • Steve Laurino went 2-4 with a double, RBI and a run scored 
  • Brian Gonzalez allowed three runs on six hits, two walks and struck out two over three innings pitched 

Low-A Delmarva Shorebirds (18-28)

Game 1

Shorebirds win 4-3, game resumed after being suspended in the sixth due to fog on Thursday
  • Daniel Fajardo went 1-4 with a double, two RBI and a run scored 
  • Collin Woody went 2-4 with a double
  • Jhon Peluffo tossed four shutout innings while allowing two hits, no walks and striking out four. Has a 1.91 ERA this season
Game 2

Shorebirds lose 8-0
  • Cole Billingsley went 1-3 
  • Alejandro Juvier went 1-3 
  • Alex Wells allowed eight runs  (all unearned) on six hits, no walks and struck out three over three innings pitched 
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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