Tag Archive: Alexi Casilla

Jul 01

A Look at the Tides Infield

With Manny Machado being suspended for the next four games, I thought it would be interesting to take a look at possible call-ups from Triple-A Norfolk the Orioles could make to replace him. Norfolk has had plenty of infielders, non-first baseman, on the roster this season but interestingly enough none of them are listed as …

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May 22

Norfolk Takes Game Two

The Norfolk Tides split the two-game series with a 10-3 win against the Charlotte Knights Wednesday night but it came with a loss. Tides’ starting pitcher Suk-min Yoon was taken out of the game in the fifth inning when a line drive struck his knee.

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May 12

Orioles Minor Leaguer of the Week: Alexi Casilla

While Norfolk Tides infielder Alexi Casilla may not be a “prospect” anymore, the 29-year-old is still producing at the Triple-A level. Casilla hit .563 (9 for 16), had five runs scored, one double, one RBI, and one stolen base in four games for the Tides last week. Casilla is no stranger to Baltimore Orioles fans, …

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Nov 02

Improving the Depth

Dan Duquette and Buck Showalter look to add even more depth to the organization as the Baltimore Orioles claimed 7-year veteran, Second Baseman Alexi Casilla off waivers this afternoon from the Minnesota Twins. The switch-hitting Casilla has spent his entire career with Minnesota up to this point. In seven seasons with the Twins: 515 games, …

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