Norfolk third baseman Josh Bell was 2-for-4 with a double and two RBIs, and first baseman Brandon Snyder added two hits and a run scored.
Tides starting pitcher Troy Patton (1-2) held the Braves to two runs and five hits in six innings to pick up his first win of the season. Relief pitcher Frank Mata tossed the final two innings to earn his first save for Norfolk.
Second baseman Blake Davis hit a triple for the Tides, and center fielder Joey Gathright collected two hits, an RBI and a run scored. Bowie Baysox (AA)
Baysox starting pitcher Ryohei Tanaka (2-0) was charged with three runs (two earned) and five hits in 5 1/3 innings, and relief pitcher Pat Egan tossed 3 2/3 perfect frames for his second save of the season.
Recap: After rallying to tie the game with five runs in the bottom of the fifth inning, the Shorebirds allowed Greensboro to score the go-ahead run in the top of the ninth in a 6-5 loss at Arthur W. Perdue Stadium.
Delmarva right fielder Michael Planeta was 2-for-5 with a three-run double and a run scored, and first baseman Tyler Townsend added three hits.
Shorebirds designated hitter Tyler Stampone collected a double and an RBI, and shortstop Garabez Rosa was 2-for-3 with a run scored.
Starting pitcher Jesse Beal allowed five runs (three earned) and six hits in six innings for Delmarva, but he didn't factor in the decision. Shorebirds relief pitcher Nathan Moreau (0-2) suffered the loss after giving up one run and two hits in 2 2/3 innings.