Baby Birdland Roundup 6/9: Gerrion Grim Has Monster Day, Lucas Long Solid

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 (26-35)

Tides lose 5-2
  • Craig Gentry went 2-4 with a home run, two RBI and a run scored 
  • Chance Sisco went 2-3 with a walk 
  • Jayson Aquino allowed five runs on six hits, two walks and struck out eight over 5.1 innings pitched 
AA Bowie Baysox (31-30) 

Baysox lose 2-1 in 10 innings
  • Cedric Mullins went 1-2 with a walk, home run, RBI and a run scored 
  • Aderlin Rodriguez went 3-4. Hitting .320 this season 
  • Lucas Long allowed one run on three hits, one walk and struck out five over seven innings pitched. Has a 1.69 ERA this season 
High-A Frederick Keys (29-31)

Keys lose 4-3
  • Ryan Mountcastle went 2-3 with a double, walk and two runs scored. Hitting .322 this season
  • Ademar Rifaela went 2-4 with a RBI 
  • Cristian Alvarado allowed two runs on six hits, two walks and struck out six over six innings pitched 
Low-A Delmarva Shorebirds (26-33)

Shorebirds win 10-8
  • Gerrion Grim went 3-4 with two home runs, six RBI and two runs scored 
  • Frank Crinella went 2-4 with a double, walk, three RBI and two runs scored 
  • ZachMuckenhirn allowed five runs on eight hits, no walks and struck out eight over 5.2 innings pitched 
Short-Season A Aberdeen Ironbirds (0-0)

Ironbirds begin season in June

Dominican Summer League Orioles (1-5)

DSL Orioles win 10-3
  • Juan Montes went 3-4 with a double, walk, three RBI and two runs scored 
  • Marcos Estevez went 1-3 with a RBI, two walks and two runs scored 
  • Leonardo Rodriguez tossed four shutout innings while allowing two hits, three walks and striking out one 
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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