Reynolds the DH tonight, Andino at third base (Markakis update)

Mark Reynolds will serve as the designated hitter tonight against Angels left-hander C.J. Wilson. Robert Andino gets another start at third base, with Wilson Betemit moving across the diamond to first.

For the Orioles:
Brian Roberts 2B
J.J. Hardy SS
Adam Jones CF
Matt Wieters C
Mark Reynolds DH
Wilson Betemit 1B
Steve Pearce RF
Steve Tolleson LF
Robert Andino 3B

Brian Matusz LHP

The Orioles reached agreement today with outfielder Lucas Herbst, chosen in the 26th round of the First-Year Player Draft. They’ve signed 23 of their picks.

Also, the Orioles signed undrafted free agent infielder Kris Richards from UNC-Greensboro.

Markakis update: Right fielder Nick Markakis still hasn’t been cleared to swing a bat, but he’s hoping to do so by Friday, at the latest. Markakis still believes he will be ready before the All-Star break. He’ll have to go on an injury-rehab assignment before coming off the disabled list.

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