AFL Rising Stars Game Recap

Two Orioles, Jonathan Schoop and Mike Belfiore, were selected to participate in this year’s Arizona Fall League Rising Stars Game. Both saw time in the game and performed well.

The East defeated The West 9-4. Here’s how the O’s prospects performed:

  • Jonathan Schoop went 0 for 2 with a run. For more on Schoop’s performance see our forums.
  • Mike Belfiore pitched 0.2 scoreless innings.

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