Baby Birdland Roundup 6/15: Chris Lee and Keegan Akin Solid, Adam Brett Walker Has Big Day

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 (27-39)

Game 1

Tides lose 2-1
  • Chance Sisco went 2-3, had both Tides' hits
  • Johnny Giavotella went 0-2 with a RBI (Sac Fly)
  • Chris Lee allowed one run on two hits, four walks and struck out eight over six innings pitched
Game 2

Tides lose 4-3
  • Drew Dosch went 2-3 with a home run, RBI and a run scored
  • Johnny Giavotella went 2-4 with a RBI. Hitting .304 this season
  • Richard Rodriguez tossed 2.2 shutout innings of relief without allowing a hit or walk and striking out two

AA Bowie Baysox (31-35) 

Baysox lose 8-7 in 13 innings
  • Adam Brett Walker went 5-6 with two doubles, home run, RBI, walk and two runs scored
  • Stephen Wilkerson went 2-5 with two RBI, two walks and a run scored
  • Tanner Scott tossed three shutout innings while allowing three hits, three walks and striking out two. Has a 1.38 ERA this season
High-A Frederick Keys (30-36)

Keys win 3-1
  • Alex Murphy went 2-3 with a home run, two RBI and a run scored
  • Armando Araiza went 1-3 with a home run, RBI and a run scored
  • Keegan Akin tossed five shutout innings while allowing two hits, three walks and striking out three
Low-A Delmarva Shorebirds (27-38)

Shorebirds lose 8-3
  • Chris Clare went 2-4 with a RBI and a run scored
  • Frank Crinella went 2-4 with a RBI
  • Matthias Dietz allowed four runs (two earned) on six hits, no walks and struck out three over five innings pitched
Short-Season A Aberdeen Ironbirds (0-0)

Ironbirds begin season on June 19

Dominican Summer League Orioles (3-8)

DSL Orioles win 7-4
  • Jose Sanchez went 2-4 with a double and two runs scored
  • Victor Grasso went 1-2 with a walk and a RBI
  • Leonardo Rodriguez allowed one run on two hits, two walks and struck out five over five innings pitched
Gulf Coast League Orioles (0-0)

GCL Orioles begin season later this summer

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