The IronBirds’ 2011 season was a complete nightmare, as the loss of the Bluefield Orioles affiliate forced a number of young prospects to short-season A who were clearly not ready to handle the more advanced competition.
With 31% of the votes, Nick Delmonico is elected community prospect #12! Vote on who you believe is the O’s #13 prospect.
Xavier Avery went 2 for 4 with a run, a double, and a strikeout in a 4-2 Bowie Baysox loss.
With the AFL a little under two months away, it’s a good time to look at players who will make the trip to Arizona.
The Bundy Brothers rank as the top two right-handed starting pitching prospects in the system.
Steve Bumbry went 4 for 4 with 3 runs, 2 doubles, a home run, and an RBI in a 7-2 Frederick Keys win.
L.J. Hoes went 2 for 3 with 2 runs, an RBI, and a walk in a 7-3 Bowie Baysox win.
Jonathan Schoop went 2 for 5 with 2 runs, a double, a home run, and 4 RBI in a 10-6 Frederick Keys win.
Jake Cowan pitched 6 innings, allowing 8 hits and 1 ER with 1 walk and 6 strikeouts in a 2-1 Delmarva loss.