Baby Birdland Roundup 8/12: Ryan Ripken Has Big Day, Matthew Grimes 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 (56-64)

Tides lose 3-2
  • Drew Dosch went 3-4 with a double, triple and two runs scored 
  • Pedro Alvarez went 1-3 with two RBI
  • Mike Wright allowed three runs on six hits, two walks and struck out two over 4.2 innings pitched 
      AA Bowie Baysox (61-57) 

      Baysox lose 4-2
      • Austin Hays went 2-4
      • Chris O'Brien went 1-2 with a walk, and a run scored
      • Jordan Kipper allowed two runs on seven hits, one walk and struck out five over six innings pitched 
          High-A Frederick Keys (55-61)

          Keys win 3-2
          • Ademar Rifaela went 1-3 with a home run, walk, RBI and a run scored 
          • Armando Araiza went 1-4 with a double and a RBI 
          • Matthew Grimes tossed three shutout innings while allowing one hit, one walk and striking out four 
            Low-A Delmarva Shorebirds (50-66)

            Shorebirds lose 2-0
            • Daniel Fajardo went 2-3
            • Preston Palmeiro went 1-3 with a walk
            • Travis Seabrooke allowed two runs on three hits, three walks and struck out three over five innings 
                Short-Season A Aberdeen Ironbirds (29-23)

                Ironbirds win 7-3
                • Garrett Copeland went 4-5 with a double and a run scored 
                • Ryan Ripken went 4-5 with a double and three RBI
                • Zac Lowther allowed one run on six hits, no walks and struck out six over five innings pitched. Has a 1.08 ERA this season
                  Dominican Summer League Orioles (25-32)

                  DSL Orioles win 3-0
                  • Jose Sanchez went 1-4 with two RBI 
                  • Marcos Estevez went 1-3 with a walk and a run scored 
                  • Junior Jador tossed three shutout innings while allowing one hit, one walk and striking out five

                  Gulf Coast League Orioles (22-20)

                  GCL Orioles lose 3-2 in 10 innings
                  • Lamar Sparks went 2-4 with a walk and a run scored 
                  • Max Hogan went 1-5 with a triple and RBI
                  • Gray Fenter allowed one run (unearned) on two hits, no walks and struck out five over 2.2 innings pitched 

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

                                                                                                                                                                         
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