NORFOLK, Va. — Before Friday night, Toledo and Norfolk were the only International League teams that had not yet played an extra-inning game.
That changed at Harbor Park, where Tides won 3-2 on home run by Josh Bell 3-2 in the 12th inning.
Toledo's Jeff Frazier led off the second inning with a single and Casper Wells followed with a walk. One out later, Max Leon singled to give the Hens a 1-0 lead.
In the third, Brent Dlugach, Danny Worth, and Frazier hit consecutive one-out singles to make it a 2-0 game.
The Tides scored in third on an RBI single by Bell. The tied it in the sixth when Michale Aubrey singled, advance two bases on passed balls and scored on a wild pitch by reliever Daniel Schlereth.
After pitching four scoreless innings, Scot Drucker was relieved by Jay Sborz, who served up a game-ending home run to Bell, the first batter he faced.
Danny Worth went 3-for-5 for the Mud Hens.
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