The Orioles held a moment of silence before Tuesday's first pitch for former pitcher Dave Boswell, who died Monday. Boswell, a Baltimore native and Calvert Hall alumnus, pitched eight seasons in the majors, primarily with the Minnesota Twins. He finished his career by pitching 15 games for the Orioles in 1971. … Right fielder Nick Markakis had the stitches removed from his right hand. He is still weeks away from joining the team after hamate bone surgery. … Right-hander Matt Lindstrom (finger) threw from a flat mound on Tuesday in Sarasota. … The Orioles have not named a starter for Thursday or Saturday, but Tommy Hunter threw a normal bullpen session Tuesday, putting him in line for Thursday's start. … South Korean left-hander Seong-Min Kim pitched for Orioles scouts last month in Sarasota but remains unsigned. He originally agreed to a $500,000 contract in the offseason but it was voided by Major League Baseball. … The Orioles assigned RHP Jon Link to Short-A Aberdeen and Triple-A Norfolk activated LHP Rich Rundles.