New York Yankees defeat Baltimore Orioles, 2-1

A recap of the Orioles' 2-1 loss to the Yankees last night: BURRES COMES THROUGH Garrett Olson's short outing Wednesday put even more pressure on Brian Burres to deliver a quality start last night, and that he did.

Through 7 2/3 innings, Burres held the New York Yankees to six hits, walked none and struck out five. The only run against the left-hander came on a sacrifice fly by Shelley Duncan in the fourth inning. Burres retired 13 straight batters before Johnny Damo...

NEW YORK -- Standing in front of his locker in a quiet visiting clubhouse, Orioles reliever Jim Johnson willingly shouldered the blame for his team's 2-1 loss last night to the New York Yankees.

It was Johnson's ninth-inning walk to pinch hitter Bobby Abreu that put Hideki Matsui on second base and in position to score on Robinson Cano's two-out single to left field. Cano's hit broke a tie and sent the Yankees storming out of the dugout to celebrate the series victory b...