Mike Flacco Returns
As expected, the Orioles made a corresponding move today to fill the vacancy of left by the promotion of Tyler Townsend.
Mike Flacco will join the club for Sunday’s game against Lakewood. Here is a little bit about Flacco from the media release this morning.
In 30 games with the Aberdeen Ironbirds, he was hitting .250 with 16 RBIs. The 23-year old is batting .221 in the month of July.
Flacco was selected in the 31st round of the 2009 First Year Player Draft.
In 2009, he played in five games for the Shorebirds after earning a late season promotion from Bluefield. He went 3-for-19 (.158) with an RBI.
Mike Flacco is the younger brother of Baltimore Ravens quarterback, Joe Flacco.