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Just getting started after another Terpwatch at one of the local sports bars. Maryland won the game without undue last-minute suspense, but the Terps are going to have to tighten up if they expect to beat Michigan State on Sunday. Once again, they opened the game with a string of early turnovers, but Houston was not good enough to take advantage. The Spartains would have been up by 14 under the same circumstance.

The Orioles play a split-squad doubleheader today. The "A" lineup will be at Ed Smith Stadium to take on the Pittsburgh Pirates. The other squad -- which features only Garrett Atkins from the projected Opening Day lineup -- is already on a bus to Fort Myers to play the Red Sox at City of Palms Park.

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Here are the two lineups

vs. Pirates

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Felix Pie LF

Adam Jones CF

Nick Markakis RF

Miguel Tejada 3B

Luke Scott 1B

Matt Wieters C

Nolan Remold DH

Ty Wigginton 2B

Cesar Izturis SS

Brad Bergesen RHP

vs. Red Sox

Robert Andino 3B

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Justin Turner 2B

Lou Montanez LF

Garrett Atkins 1B

Jeff Salazar CF

Josh Bell DH

Craig Tatum C

Miguel Abreu RF

Blake Davis SS

Chris Tillman RHP

Lineup notes: Felix Pie is back for his first exhibition start since suffering a shoulder strain while weightlifting.

Injury update: Closer Mike Gonzalez said his arm and back felt fine this morning and he's ready to pitch tomorrow. He'll either pitch against the Phillies in Clearwater or in a camp game, depending on whether the club wants him sitting on a bus for a total of three hours.

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