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Chien-Ming Wang

Wednesday's multi-sport local and college roundup: Wieters, Norris shine in Orioles rehab appearances as Tides split doubleheader

LOCAL BASEBALL: International League: Bud Norris and Matt Wieters had encouraging rehabilitation performances as the Norfolk Tides routed the Gwinnett Braves 11-1 in Game 1 of a doubleheader at Harbor Park. Norris, whom Baltimore sent down as he recovers from bronchitis, was shelled in his first Norfolk outing. But he held the Braves hitless in four innings, striking out two and walking one. Wieters, who led off and played behind the plate, was 2-for-3 with a run and a walk. He has been working his way back into form since offseason surgery. The Tides pounded Chien-Ming Wang, best-known as a former member of the Yankees’ rotation, for 10 earned runs and 11 hits in three...