Los Angeles Angels defeat Baltimore Orioles, 3-2

KEY HIT The Los Angeles Angels' futility with men in scoring position finally ended in the seventh inning last night, just in time to send the Orioles to their first loss in seven games.

Trailing 2-1, the Angels had men on second and third with two outs. Orioles manager Sam Perlozzo authorized an intentional walk of slugger Vladimir Guerrero to load the bases. Gary Matthews Jr. laced Daniel Cabrera's first pitch to left field, the two-run single giving the Angels a 3-2 ...

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- For the first 15 innings of this series, Orioles pitchers had flirted with danger. They put runners on but saw them erased with key double plays. They moved one pitch away from giving up the lead but instead got a clutch strikeout and kept it intact.

However, in the seventh inning last night, with their seventh straight victory in their sights, the luck of the Orioles and their starting pitcher, Daniel Cabrera, ran out. Gary Matthews Jr. laced a go-ah...

KEY HIT

The Los Angeles Angels' futility with men in scoring position finally ended in the seventh inning Friday night, just in time to send the Orioles to their first loss in seven games. Trailing 2-1, the Angels had men on second and third with two outs. Orioles manager Sam Perlozzo authorized an intentional walk of slugger Vladimir Guerrero to load the bases. Gary Matthews Jr. laced Daniel Cabrera's first pitch to left field, the two-run single giving the Angels a 3-...