More pregame notes and Orioles lineup
*Derrek Lee fouled a ball off his left foot during his first plate appearance on Saturday, and he’s not likely to play Sunday. An X-ray and MRI did show positive results, more info on that here.
*Brian Roberts will get 2-3 at bats today in his first spring game since March 7.
*Zach Britton will throw Tuesday’s game against the New York Yankees with Chris Tillman making a Minor League start. The O’s would prefer to give Britton –who has yet to make a Major League start– more experience in a bigger arena and it’s also his turn since he threw to Class A players the last time out.
*Several relievers will go to Twin Lakes to pitch today: Adrian Rosario, Rick VandenHurk, Jeremy Accardo and Jim Johnson.
*Koji Uehara will pitch in a Minor League game on Tuesday. The team would prefer to control the setting in his first time out, which is why he’s pitching in a Minors game.
*There will be a third round of cuts on Wednesday or Thursday.
Brian Roberts 2B
Adam Jones CF
Nick Markakis RF
Luke Scott DH
Mark Reynolds 3B
Felix Pie LF
Jake Fox 1B
J.J. Hardy SS
Craig Tatum C
Brad Bergesen RHP