Former left-handed reliever J.C. Romero opted for free agency after he was designated for assignment on Friday. … Center fielder Adam Jones entered Monday's game homerless in his last 104 at bats, the longest drought of the season and four at bats shy of the longest homerless stretch of his career. … Over their last 162 games, the Orioles have a 89-73 record, 16 games above .500. … Showalter evened his record as Orioles manager to .500 (173-173) with the win. … Top-pitching prospect Dylan Bundy, whose start at Double-A Bowie on Sunday was rained out, will now start on Tuesday.