Single-A Frederick first baseman Tyler Townsend was selected as the Carolina League Player of the week for Aug. 23-29 after going 8-for-20 with three doubles, two home runs and seven RBIs during that span.
Recap: The Tides only collected two doubles in a 4-0 loss to Gwinnett.
Norfolk left fielder Nolan Reimold and shortstop Robert Andino each hit an extra-base hit, while Andino committed his 31st error of the season.
Tides starting pitcher Zach Britton (3-4) gave up four runs (one earned) and six hits in five innings. He struck out three batters and issued two walks, throwing 50 of his 83 pitches for strikes.Bowie Baysox (AA)
Machado was 1-for-3 in his first game with Aberdeen.
IronBirds left fielder Kipp Schutz was 2-for-4 with an RBI and three runs scored, while first baseman David Anderson added two hits and three RBIs.
Aberdeen starting pitcher Justin Anderson (4-5) allowed three runs and six hits in three innings, while relief pitcher Jason Gurka was touched up for seven runs, four hits and three walks in 1 2/3 innings.
Second baseman Mychal Givens was 2-for-4 with a run scored for Aberdeen.
Bluefield Orioles (Rookie)
Score: Bluefield Orioles 6, Johnson City Cardinals 1 (Box score)
Recap: Shortstop Jonathan Schoop was 4-for-4 with two RBIs and a run scored as the Orioles cruised to a 6-1 victory over Johnson City.
Bluefield second baseman Moises Ciriaco contributed three hits, including a double, while third baseman Brad Decater added a pair of doubles, an RBI and a run scored.
Orioles starting pitcher Jarret Martin (3-5) struck out eight batters in five scoreless innings. He gave up two hits and issued three walks in the win.
Center fielder Brenden Webb was 2-for-5 with a triple for Bluefield.