Norfolk Tides Blog

Caleb Joseph Promoted to AAA Norfolk

Caleb Joseph has been promoted from AA Bowie to AAA Norfolk, according to MASN’s Roch Kubatko. He is in the lineup and catching tonight. This comes in wake of Luis Exposito suffering a broken hamate bone yesterday. Joseph, 25, has a .248/.320/.379 batting line in 182 plate appearances for AA Bowie. This move could also […]

Luis Exposito Suffered Broken Hamate Bone

Catcher Luis Exposito suffered a broken hamate bone in AAA Norfolk’s game today, according to Steve Melewski of MASN. Exposito was removed from the game in the 2nd inning after suffering the injury. The Orioles will need to replace his spot on the roster with another catcher. Some names that could be speculated are Brian […]

Scranton 5, Norfolk 4 (13 innings)

Jack Cust’s 13th inning home run lifted Scranton/WB to a 5-4 victory over the Tides in a marathon game Monday afternoon at Harbor Park. Cust’s blast was his second solo shot of extra innings and came off of Tides’ infielder Carlos Rojas (0-1), who was forced to enter the contest due to Norfolk’s depleted bullpen. […]

Norfolk Sweeps Doubleheader from Scranton/WB

Norfolk ran its winning streak to a season-high four games with a doubleheader sweep of the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees Saturday night. In game one, Tommy Hunter went the distance, allowing six hits and a walk as Norfolk won 3-1. Hunter (1-0) allowed all six hits over the first three innings, but he escaped any large damage […]

Tides Fall to Durham, 3-1

Durham plated two unearned runs in the top of the 10th inning, sending Norfolk to a 3-1 loss Sunday afternoon at Harbor Park. With the score tied 1-1, Henry Wrigley opened up the 10th frame with a grounder to third base, but Miguel Tejada short-hopped his throw into the dugout, allowing Wrigley to advance to […]

Norfolk Falls Despite Strong Performance from Tillman

Despite a strong outing from Chris Tillman, Norfolk dropped a 5-1 decision to the Durham Bulls in front of 9,124 fans at Harbor Park Saturday night. Norfolk outhit Durham 9-7, but the Tides stranded 10 men on base.  Each of Norfolk’s nine hits were singles, the second-consecutive game in which the Tides did not collect […]

Bill Hall Clears Waivers, Outrighted to Norfolk

Bill Hall has cleared waivers and has been outrighted to Norfolk, according to Dan Connolly of The Baltimore Sun. Hall, 32, hit .286 with one home run and a .503 wOBA in six games with the Orioles.