Roberts and Lee in lineup (and Twins lineup)

SARASOTA, Fla. - Manager Buck Showalter told reporters yesterday that Brian Roberts wasn’t making the trip to Fort Myers for tonight’s game against the Twins, but the second baseman is in the lineup. He’ll join Derrek Lee, who’s starting at first base.

Also, no cuts will be announced today. We’ll most likely receive them tomorrow.

For the Orioles:
Brian Roberts 2B
Adam Jones CF
Derrek Lee 1B
Vladimir Guerrero DH
Jake Fox LF
Mark Reynolds 3B
Nolan Reimold RF
Craig Tatum C
Cesar Izturis SS

Brian Matusz LHP

Minor league pitchers Brandon Cooney and Sean Gleason, first baseman Tyler Townsend, outfielder Ronnie Welty and catcher Brian Ward are making the trip.

For the Twins:
Denard Span CF
Tsuyoshi Nishioka 2B
Joe Mauer C
Justin Morneau 1B
Delmon Young LF
Jason Kubel DH
Michael Cuddyer RF
Danny Valencia 3B
Alexi Casilla SS

Francisco Liriano LHP

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