Baby Birdland Roundup 6/4: Aderlin Rodriguez Has Big Day, Keegan Akin Tosses Gem

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 (23-33)

Tides lose 2-1
  • Johnny Giavotella went 2-4 with a double. Hitting .302 this season
  • David Washington went 2-4 with a home run, RBI and a run scored
  • Jayson Aquino allowed two runs on six hits, two walks and struck out five over 6.2 innings pitched
AA Bowie Baysox (30-27) 

Baysox win 7-6 in 11 innings, Erick Salcedo delivered the walk off single in the 11th
  • Aderlin Rodriguez went 4-5 with a home run, walk, three RBI and a run scored. Hitting .292 this season
  • Erick Salcedo went 2-6 with two RBI
  • Lucas Long tossed three shutout innings of relief while not allowing a hit, one walk and striking out three. Has a 1.75 ERA this season
High-A Frederick Keys (26-29)

Keys win 4-2
  • Ryan Mountcastle went 3-5 with a double, home run, RBI and two runs scored. Hitting .332 this season
  • Armando Araiza went 1-3 with a home run, walk, RBI and a run scored
  • Keegan Akin tossed six shutout innings while allowing two hits, no walks and striking out seven
Low-A Delmarva Shorebirds (23-32)

Shorebirds lose 8-6
  • Frank Crinella went 2-4 with two doubles, RBI and two runs scored
  • Cole Billingsley went 2-2 with a double, three walks and two runs scored
  • Matthias Dietz allowed six runs (five earned) on nine hits, no walks and struck out one over six innings pitched
Short-Season A Aberdeen Ironbirds (0-0)

Ironbirds begin season in June

Dominican Summer League Orioles (0-1)

DSL Orioles off Sunday

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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