One big-time prospect had a very good week. Another upcoming prospect provided us with a promising outing.
Mark Blackmar tossed 6.2 solid innings for Aberdeen tonight in their 7-2 victory.
Michael Belfiore has been dominant out of the bullpen for AA Bowie this season. He pitched two more scoreless innings tonight in the Baysox 10-1 victory.
Manny Machado had a huge day today for the Baysox, going 3-4 with a Solo HR, 4 RBI and a BB.
Roderick Bernadina had a good night for Aberdeen, going 2-4 with an RBI.
Mark Blackmar, an athletic pitcher out of Temple JC, was the Orioles’ 16th round selection in the 2011 draft. His father is PGA golfer Phil Blackmar. Blackmar made an impressive pro debut in the GCL, where he didn’t allow a run and struck out 15 in 17 innings.
The GCL Orioles finished their season with a 38-22 record, good for first place in the GCL South Division. Here’s a look at the GCL O’s top prospects, biggest surprises, and season stats.
The Bundy Brothers rank as the top two right-handed starting pitching prospects in the system.
Roderick Bernadina went 2 for 4 with 2 runs, a home run, 2 RBI, and a walk in a 9-6 GCL Orioles win.