Baltimore Orioles defeat Los Angeles Angels, 6-3

Burres' career day Brian Burres set a career high by lasting into the eighth inning, and turned in his finest overall performance of the season against the American League's best-hitting ballclub.

Burres allowed three runs on five hits in 7 2/3 innings, and cruised until giving up two runs in the sixth on a triple by Chone Figgins and a double by Orlando Cabrera. Burres departed after Vladimir Guerrero hit an RBI double in the eighth, but Paul Shuey recorded the final f...

Each start by Orioles left-hander Brian Burres seems to bring the same question: Will he make his next one?

Burres isn't exactly flush with promises when it comes to keeping his spot in the rotation, but the Orioles never wanted him to treat each assignment like an audition.

Angels@Orioles

Today, 1:35 p.m., MASN, 105.7 FM Starters: John Lackey (10-5, 2.99) vs. Jeremy Guthrie (4-1, 2.45)