• Brian Roberts was the DH on Wednesday for the second consecutive game, which is a product of manager Buck Showalter wanting to work some guys, like Ryan Flaherty, back into the mix. It's been a long trip and this is a little breather for Roberts, who has been in the lineup every day.
• The Casey Cares 5K race, held August 3 at Camden Yards, raised $69,642.65 for the Casey Cares Foundation, more than doubling the amount raised at any of the previous three races. The organization provides uplifting programs for critically ill children and their families.
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