Down on the farm

Left-hander Rick Zagone, a sixth-round pick in the 2008 draft out of Missouri, went the distance today for Single-A Frederick in a 4-1 win over Wilmington.

Zagone (2-5, 3.59 ERA) allowed one run and five hits over nine innings, with two walks and five strikeouts.

Third baseman Buck Britton went 2-for-4 with a double, triple and two RBIs.

Double-A Bowie left-hander Zach Britton has shut out Harrisburg through five innings, and the Baysox lead, 1-0.

Britton has allowed four hits, walked one and struck out six.

Back at Camden Yards, left-hander Brian Matusz has retired 10 in a row, but the Orioles continue to trail, 5-1, heading to the bottom of the fifth.

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