Worth noting

• Wilson Betemit, who tore the PCL in his right knee, will begin light baseball activities next week, Showalter said.

• Taylor Teagarden (thumb) will catch batting practice on Thursday and will also begin hitting off coaches that day at the Orioles' Spring Training facility in Sarasota, Fla.

• Showalter turned 57 on Thursday.

Chris Toman is a contributor to MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.