Aderlin Rodriguez had a career night at the plate tonight and perhaps the best night we’ve seen from an Oriole farmhand in 2017. He finished a perfect 5-for-5 at the plate with two home runs and 9 RBI. He’s batting .309 overall now with 11 home runs and is the Orioles Hangout MiLB player of the night.
- Jordan Kipper got rocked (5.2 IP, 12 H, 6 R, 5 ER, 3 BB, 2 K).
- Johnny Giavotella went 2-for-4 and leads the Tides with a .314 average.
Game 1: (30-27) Baysox [AA] Won 12 to 5
- John Means proved hittable tonight (4.2 IP, 10 H, 5 ER, BB, K).
- Garabez Rosa went 3-for-5 with a pair of doubles, 2 RBI, and 4 runs scored. He’s hitting .342 now. Callup to AAA soon?
- Jay Gonzalez went 3-for-3 with a double and a stolen base.
- D.J. Stewart went 2-for-5 and scored a pair of runs.
Game 2: (29-27) Baysox [AA] Lost 4 to 0
- Alex Wells allowed a pair of home runs but otherwise turned in a solid outing as usual (7 IP, 7 H, 3 ER, 0 BB, 5 K).
- Jake Ring went 2-for-3, stole his 12th base of the year, and is now batting .332 overall.
- Ryan McKenna homered, his 3rd of the season.
- Alejandro Juvier homered, his 3rd of the season.