Triple-A: Jacksonville (Marlins) Jumbo Shrimp 9, Norfolk Tides 7
Norfolk starter Alexander Wells was lit up to the tune of five earned runs in two innings, and the Tides couldn’t turn a 13-hit output into a win.
The game did come with some solid individual performances. Rylan Bannon, the team’s No. 22 prospect, went 2-for-4 with three RBI, while Stevie Wilkerson, Richie Martin, Austin Wynns and Taylor Davis had two RBI apiece. Yusniel Diaz, the No. 8 prospect, went 1-for-5 with a double.
High-A: Wilmington (Nationals) Blue Rocks 6, Aberdeen IronBirds 5
Aberdeen led 4-1 in the fifth, but Wilmington scored four in the bottom of the fifth to take the lead. The IronBirds tied the score in the top of the seventh on Toby Welk’s RBI single, but Andrew Pratt’s single in the bottom of the eighth scored Kyle Marinconz with what became the winning run.
Grayson Rodriguez, the team’s No. 2 prospect, went 3.1 innings and allowed four hits, two walks and one run while striking out seven. Joseph Ortiz went 3-for-5 and is hitting .348 for Aberdeen, which fell to 5-1, while Welk was 2-for-5 with two RBI and Andrew Martinez (.333) was 2-for-4 with an RBI. Adam Hall, the team’s No. 12 prospect, was 0-for-3 with a run.
Low-A: Salem Red Sox 8, Delmarva Shorebirds 5
Delmarva took a 5-3 lead in the bottom of the sixth on Darell Hernaiz’s and Hudson Haskin’s RBI singles, but Salem scored one in the seventh, three in the eighth and one in the ninth to earn the win.
J.D. Mundy had a terrific night for Delmarva, going 4-for-5 and upping his average to .412, while Hernaiz was 3-for-4 with two runs and two RBI. Haskin, the organization’s 15th-ranked prospect, was 2-for-4, and No. 6 prospect Jordan Westburg was 1-for-5 with an RBI. Zach Peek delivered a solid start, going three scoreless innings and allowing two hits while striking out three.
There are no games scheduled for Monday.