Tidbits

Tidbits

• Showalter said second baseman Brian Roberts flew to Sarasota, Fla., on Tuesday and is still deciding what course of action to take in regards to his hip.

• Adam Jones has been named the Orioles' candidate for the Heart & Hustle Award, which is given out annually by the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association (MLBPAA) to a current player who not only excels on the field, but also "best embodies the values, spirit and tradition baseball."

• With Bergesen the originally scheduled starter for Norfolk on Tuesday, right-hander Matt Bischoff was promoted from Class A Frederick in his place. Bischoff is the Tides' 23rd starting pitcher this season, setting a new club record.