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The Triple-A Norfolk Tides play the Toledo Mud Hens at Harbor Park, while the Double-A Bowie Baysox host the Erie SeaWolves in a doubleheader at Prince George's Stadium.

The Single-A Frederick Keys face the Salem Red Sox at Harry Grove Stadium, and the Single-A Delmarva Shorebirds are idle. If all goes as planned, I'll be blogging live from the press box as Zach Britton pitches for the Keys.

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Prior to Saturday's game, the Shorebirds activated catcher Brendan Monaghan from the disabled list. The team also added catcher Victor Castillo to the disabled list with a hamstring injury.

Norfolk Tides (AAA)

Opponent

Toledo Mud Hens (1:15 p.m.)

Probable pitchers

Norfolk: Chris Tillman (5-1, 1.88 ERA)

Toledo: Chris Lambert (1-5, 5.63 ERA)

Notes

* Despite suffering back-to-back losses, the Tides remain in first place in the International League South Division with a 35-19 record. They lead the Durham Bulls (35-21) by one game in the division. The Mud Hens (23-33) are in last place in the West Division, and they trail the first-place Columbus Clippers (28-28) by five games. Bowie Baysox (AA)

Opponent

Doubleheader vs. Erie SeaWolves (2:05 p.m.)

Game 1: Probable pitchers

Bowie: Jake Arrieta (5-3, 2.94 ERA)

Erie: Jon Kibler (2-3, 4.69 ERA)

Game 2: Probable pitchers

Bowie: Pat Egan (0-0, 1.13 ERA)

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Erie: Ramon Garcia (1-0, 5.93 ERA)

Notes

* After failing to score for three straight games, the Baysox (27-27) scored 10 runs in yesterday's win over Erie. Bowie is in fourth place in the Eastern League Southern Division, trailing the first-place Akron Aeros (35-20) by 7 1/2 games. The SeaWolves (31-23) are in third place in the division, and they are 3 1/2 games behind Akron.

Frederick Keys (A)

Opponent

Salem Red Sox (2 p.m.)

Probable pitchers

Frederick: Zach Britton (2-2, 2.35 ERA)

Salem: Bryan Brice (0-1, 11.37 ERA)

Notes

* The Keys (26-30) are still in last place in the Carolina League Northern Division, and they trail the first-place Lynchburg Hillcats (36-18) by 11 games. Salem (25-31) is in second place in the Southern Division. The Red Sox are five games behind the division-leading Winston-Salem Dash (29-25).

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