Mudcats In Frederick For Sunday Funday
Last night’s game is a tough one to talk about for the more than 8,000 Keys fans at Harry Grove Stadium. The Carolina Mudcats beat the Keys last night 11-1.
Glynn Davis scored the only Keys run in the bottom of the ninth inning off of a RBI single by Delvi Cid. In his first game back at the Grove after being transferred from Double-A Bowie, Cid went 2-for-2 with two singles, one RBI and a stolen base.[tweet https://twitter.com/FrederickKeys/status/356214281387257859]
*If you missed last night’s game, check out the Frederick News-Post’s game story here.
Julio Rodriguez will start tonight for Frederick. In his last start with Frederick, he walked six batters and allowed four runs on one hit, a homer, in just two innings in his last start before he was pulled from the game at Wilmington.
Tucker Nathans is the man to look out for tonight batting in the five spot tonight. He went 2-for-4 last night with a double. In five games with Frederick this season, he is batting .389 with two doubles, a RBI and a stolen base. Nathans went undrafted out of Fairfield but was signed in 2013 by the Orioles after two years of independent ball.
*For all of the information you need to know about tonight’s game, check out the game notes below!
*The Baltimore Orioles organization sent three players to the All-Star Futures game including current Frederick Keys first baseman, Christian Walker.
The U.S. team defeated the World team 4-2. Walker did not start, however he finished the game 0-for-2 with a pop out and a strikeout. In his first at-bat, he faced former Keys pitcher, Eduardo Rodriguez, who is currently pitching for Double-A Bowie.
*Last night’s starter, Trent Howard, sat down with Keys broadcaster, Tim Murray, before yesterday’s game.
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