Tim Bascom struggled today in his second start at Triple-A Norfolk, lasting only 4 2/3 innings and allowing four runs and eight hits, with one walk and two strikeouts. Columbus leads the Tides, 4-0.
Bascom who gave up three runs in seven innings in his Norfolk debut against Gwinnett, threw 100 pitches before coming out of the game.
Norfolk has been held to two hits through five innings, both coming from first baseman Michael Aubrey, who has singled and doubled.
The Tides are off tomorrow. Their starter for Thursday is listed as TBA, but Brad Bergesen will get the assignment.