It wasn't just about hits and runs for Tillman. He also threw two wild pitches, issued two walks and hit a batter. Tillman needed 42 pitches to complete his one inning of work.
Tides third baseman Josh Bell was 0-for-4 with four strikeouts. The 23-year-old infielder is batting .179 (7-for-39) with 15 strikeouts, one walk, no home runs and three RBIs in 10 games this season.
Norfolk right fielder Rhyne Hughes had a double and a solo home run, but he committed a fielding error. Shortstop Scott Moore was charged with his fifth error of the season for the Tides.Bowie Baysox (AA)
Shorebirds third baseman Tyler Kolodny was 3-for-5 with a double, two home runs and four RBIs. The 22-year-old infielder leads the South Atlantic League with six home runs in 2010, including four in his past three games.
Right fielder Brian Conley was 2-for-5 with a run scored for Delmarva, and first baseman Tyler Stampone added two hits and an RBI.
Delmarva starting pitcher Ryan Berry gave up four runs and eight hits in five innings, but he didn't factor in the decision. Relief pitcher James Brandhorst (0-1) suffered the loss after allowing three runs (two earned) and three hits in one inning.