Worth noting

Worth noting

• Manager Buck Showalter confirmed Jake Arrieta will start on Friday with Brian Matusz going on Sunday.

• Jamie Moyer has signed a Minor League deal with Toronto, and will join their Triple-A club in Las Vegas. Moyer opted out of his deal with the Orioles over the weekend after a three-start audition with their Triple-A affiliate in Norfolk. He went 1-1 with a 1.69 ERA over 16 innings before requesting his release on Saturday.

• Nolan Reimold underwent successful surgery on his neck on Monday morning at Johns Hopkins hospital.

• Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Palmer saluted 10 year-old Lindsey Duquette and others suffering from the kidney disease FSGS and Nephrotic Syndrome while receiving The NephCure Foundation 2012 Public Service Award Sunday, June 24, at Countdown To A Cure - Baltimore at the Kettle Hill Restaurant. The charity affair, attended by over 100 people, was the culmination of a series of events encompassing "NephCure Day" in the City of Baltimore, helping raise over $30,000 for The NephCure Foundation, which fights the kidney disease FSGS and Nephrotic Syndrome by funding research and providing education to families dealing with these diseases.

• Triple-A Norfolk's Zach Britton went five innings Tuesday night against Columbus, allowing three earned runs on five hits and four walks. Britton also struck out two in the 92-pitch start.