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.
Glynn Davis went 3 for 6 with a run, a double, 2 RBI, and 3 strikeouts in a 7-6 Aberdeen IronBirds win.
Manny Machado went 2 for 5 with a double, an RBI, and 2 strikeouts in a 7-1 Frederick Keys win.
Xavier Avery went 4 for 6 with 2 runs, 2 RBI, and a strikeout in a 12-4 Bowie Baysox win.
A look at the ’10 Bluefield O’s season, top prospects, disappointments, statistics and more.
A complete breakdown of the O’s 2010 draft class.
Oliver Drake pitched 6.2 innings, allowing 2 H and 1 ER with 3 K’s in a 6-4 Keys win.
The Orioles agreed to terms with 3rd overall pick, Manny Machado.
Who else can we expect the O’s to sign as we approach the signing deadline?