Tim Byrdak is warming in the bullpen with the Orioles leading, 5-4.
Here are the pitching matchups for the Mariners series that begins tomorrow:
Tomorrow: Adam Loewen (1-2, 6.50 ERA) vs. RHP Gil Meche (9-5, 4.19 ERA)
Tuesday: Rodrigo Lopez (7-11, 6.57 ERA) vs. LHP Jamie Moyer (6-9, 4.21 ERA)
Wednesday: Erik Bedard (12-6, 3.87 ERA) vs. RHP Felix Hernandez (9-9, 4.60 ERA)
Perlozzo was asked this morning if he had settled on his starters for next weekend. Perlozzo pushed his chair away from his desk, reached for a spiral notebook and began flipping pages.
"No," he said, drawing laughter from the room.
"That's as clear as I can be. Want me to elaborate? What part of 'no' don't you understand?"
First-round draft pick Billy Rowell went 0-for-5 on Thursday, 3-for-5 on Friday and 0-for-5 yesterday.