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.
L.J. Hoes went 2 for 3 with 2 runs, an RBI, and a walk in a 7-3 Bowie Baysox win.
Ryan Berry pitched 5 scoreless innings, allowing 1 hit with 5 strikeouts in a 3-2 Aberdeen IronBirds win.
Matt Hobgood pitched 4 innings, allowing 3 hits and 1 ER with 2 walks and 2 strikeouts in a 4-1 Aberdeen win.
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.
Bobby Bundy pitched 9 innings, allowing 3 hits and 2 runs (1 ER) with 1 walk and 9 strikeouts in a 6-2 Frederick Keys win.
Parker Bridwell pitched 5 scoreless innings, allowing 4 hits with 9 strikeouts in a 7-2 Aberdeen win.