Nate McLouth is sitting again tonight against a left-hander.
Nolan Reimold is starting in left field and leading off against Angels southpaw Jason Vargas, and Steve Pearce is serving as the Orioles’ designated hitter.
For the Orioles:
Nolan Reimold LF
Manny Machado 3B
Nick Markakis RF
Adam Jones CF
Chris Davis 1B
Matt Wieters C
J.J. Hardy SS
Steve Pearce DH
Alexi Casilla 2B
Miguel Gonzalez RHP
Note: Jair Jurrjens took a shutout into the eighth inning tonight at Triple-A Norfolk. He’s allowed two runs and seven hits in eight innings, with one walk, six strikeouts and a wild pitch. He’s thrown 92 pitches, 68 for strikes.
Jurrjens was perfect through four innings.
Danny Valencia hit a three-run homer before being ejected by the plate umpire in the third inning. Lew Ford has hit his first two homers for Norfolk after being promoted from Double-A Bowie.
Henry Urrutia has two doubles and three RBIs tonight for the Baysox.