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Sebastian Vader pitched six strong innings for the Ironbirds in the walk-off victory over Tri-City.
Hector Veloz went 2-5 with a Grand Slam today for the GCL Orioles
Kevin Gausman made his season debut tonight for the Ironbirds, pitching three scoreless innings with two strikeouts.
20 year old infielder Jonathan Schoop has risen fast through prospect rankings in the past two years.
In 5 games this past week, Manny Machado hit .476, smashed two doubles, a triple, a home run, and hit for the cycle.
Roderick Bernadina had two hits tonight for the Shorebirds.
Manny Machado hit for the cycle in the Baysox 8-7 win over the Trenton Thunder
Raymond Hunnicutt hit his first professional HR and reached base three times in the GCL Orioles 8-0 win.
Dylan Bundy struck out eight batters and went a career high 6.2 innings tonight in the Keys 7-1 Victory.