Worth noting

Worth noting

• Ryan Flaherty connected for his first career Major League home run off Rangers starter Colby Lewis in the first inning Thursday. J.J. Hardy and Nick Markakis followed with a pair of homers, marking the first back-to-back-to-back homers for the Orioles since July 20, 2010.

• On this Sunday in honor of Mother's Day, Adrienne Roberson will be the Orioles' guest PA announcer. Adrienne is the current Bowie Baysox PA announcer and is in her eighth season with Bowie. She has two children, Kyle, 11, and Kelli, 9.