NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – The Norfolk Tides beat the Rochester Redwings 2-1 in front of more than 10,000 fans at Harbor Park Saturday night.
The tides took a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the first inning when Steve Clevenger’s RBI single drove home Henry Urrutia from second base.
Then it was Urrutia who helped extend the Tides’ lead in the fifth when his RBI triple brought home Derrik Gibson.
The Redwings got one run back in the eighth inning before relief pitcher Pedro Beater sat down the side in order in the ninth for the Tides second straight win.
The Tides finish the four game series with Rochester Sunday at Harbor Park with the first pitch at 1:05 p.m.