Washington Nationals defeat Baltimore Orioles, 3-1

The answer to the question seemed pretty obvious, just by looking at the faces of the Orioles after their latest deflating loss.

Brian Roberts sunk his head into his lap after the final out was made. Jay Gibbons threw his head back and exhaled. Kevin Millar and Jamie Walker just glared toward the field in disbelief.

Had the reeling Orioles reached their lowest point? Sam Perlozzo was asked that question after his team fell to the Washington Nationals, 3-1, last night, c...

The Orioles trudged back to the clubhouse last night having officially hit rock bottom. It wasnt just another sweep in a season that has featured plenty of them.

It was a three-game sweep at Camden Yards by the Washington Nationals, the team that was designated the Orioles geographic rivals by Major League Baseball. The team that was predicted by many to threaten the record for most losses in a season. The team that has a third of the Orioles payroll and features a pitc...