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The Double-A Bowie Baysox continue their road trip against the Erie SeaWolves, while the Single-A Frederick Keys travel to play the Winston-Salem Dash.

The Single-A Delmarva Shorebirds return home to face the Lakewood BlueClaws, while the Triple-A Norfolk Tides are idle.

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Orioles utility player Ryan Freel will play for the Shorebirds during their series against Lakewood, the team announced today.

The Keys also passed along updated injury information about a few players.

Second baseman Ryan Adams remains on the disabled list. He is still listed as day-to-day, which means he will likely return as soon as he is fully comfortable.

Frederick infielder Jason White, who was placed on the disabled list yesterday, will miss four to six weeks with a finger injury. Right-hander Jake Renshaw will rest for a week before testing his elbow. He also was put on the disabled list yesterday, retroactive to April 24.

Bowie Baysox (AA)

Opponent

at Erie SeaWolves (6:35 p.m.)

Probable pitchers

Bowie: Sean Gleason (0-1, 11.25 ERA)

Erie: Jonah Nickerson (0-2, 8.16 ERA)

Notes

* After Jake Arrieta started in his place yesterday for the Baysox, Gleason is likely to pitch in tonight's series opener against Erie. Gleason allowed six runs (five earned) and seven hits in four innings during his first start for the Baysox on April 19 against the Akron Aeros. The 23-year-old right-hander was 0-1 with a 6.35 ERA in two appearances (one start) for the Keys before being promoted to Double-A. Gleason has struggled so far in 2009, but remember that he was 12-2 with a 2.63 ERA in 30 games for the Shorebirds last season.

* Nickerson suffered the loss against Bowie on April 14 after giving up five runs and 11 hits in 4 2/3 innings. The 24-year-old right-hander is 0-2 with an 8.16 ERA in three starts for the SeaWolves so far this season. Opponents are batting .403 against Nickerson, and he allowed 13 runs and 27 hits in 14 1/3 innings in his first three starts. Nickerson was 12-4 with a 3.99 ERA in 27 games (26 starts) for the Single-A Lakeland Flying Tigers in the Florida State League.

* Bowie is 4-0 against the SeaWolves so far this season. The Baysox swept a three-game series in Erie earlier this month. Last week, Bowie beat the SeaWolves in one game at Prince George's Stadium, and the other two matchups were postponed because of rain. The two teams will face each other 15 more times in 2009.Frederick Keys (A)

Opponent

at Winston-Salem Dash (7 p.m.)

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Probable pitchers

Frederick: Zach Britton (0-0, 1.93 ERA)

Winston-Salem: Charlie Shirek (2-0, 4.60 ERA)

Notes

* Britton only allowed five runs (three earned) and 12 hits in 14 innings during his first three starts for the Keys in 2009. The 21-year-old left-hander gave up one earned run and four hits in five innings against the Lynchburg Hillcats in his last start on April 22. Britton struck out four hitters and issued two walks in Frederick's 6-5 loss.

* In his first three starts this season, Shirek gave up nine runs (eight earned) and 15 hits in 15 2/3 innings. The 23-year-old right-hander picked up his second win against the Potomac Nationals on April 22 after allowing three earned runs and five hits in 5 2/3 innings.

Delmarva Shorebirds (A)

Opponent

Lakewood BlueClaws (7:05 p.m.)

Probable pitchers

Delmarva: Oliver Drake (1-0, 1.38 ERA)

Lakewood: Jason Knapp (0-2, 1.96 ERA)

Notes

* After two starts for the Shorebirds, Drake looks like a potential sleeper in the Orioles' minor league system this season. The 22-year-old right-hander is 1-0 with a 1.38 ERA. Drake allowed three runs (two earned) and six hits in 13 innings. He struck out 11 hitters and only issued two walks in the two games.

* Knapp is scheduled to make his second start against Delmarva this season. Despite striking out 10 hitters, he suffered the loss on April 10 after allowing two runs and three hits in 5 2/3 innings. The 18-year-old right-hander is still searching for his first victory with the BlueClaws, but he leads the South Atlantic League with 30 strikeouts in 18 1/3 innings this season. Knapp struck out 14 hitters in seven innings against the Lake County Captains in his last start.

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