Nolan Reimold is serving as the designated hitter today, as the Oriolestry to complete a four-game sweep of the Oakland Athletics.
Nate McLouth remains the leadoff hitter. Ryan Flaherty gets the start at second base.
For the Orioles
Nate McLouth LF
Manny Machado 3B
Nick Markakis RF
Adam Jones CF
Chris Davis 1B
Matt Wieters C
J.J. Hardy SS
Ryan Flaherty 2B
Nolan Reimold DH
Miguel Gonzalez RHP
Down on the farm, Triple-A Norfolk’s Jonathan Schoop extended his hitting streak to 10 games today with a two-run double.
Russ Canzler hit his fourth home run, a two-run shot.
Freddy Garcia has blanked Toledo on two hits over four innings, with no walks and three strikeouts.
Update: Garcia allowed two earned runs (three total) and six hits in eight innings, with no walks, five strikeouts and two home runs. He threw 88 pitches, 63 for strikes.
Garcia improved to 4-0 with a 2.67 ERA in five starts.
Kevin Gausman has allowed one run and four hits in four innings at Double-A Bowie, with no walks and three strikeouts.
Henry Urrutia is 1-for-1 with a double. He’s batting .321.