Cleveland Indians defeat Baltimore Orioles, 7-5

A recap of the Orioles' 7-5 loss to the Indians last night: CALL IT A COMEBACK It's becoming almost routine for these Orioles - fall behind early and appear hopelessly out of the game before mounting a frantic comeback.

The Orioles cut the Indians' lead to 5-3 on Nick Markakis' fifth-inning sacrifice fly. They then scored twice in the seventh to tie the score. Brian Roberts and Markakis did the damage with run-scoring singles. However, the Orioles lost again when the...

CLEVELAND - A night earlier, Orioles manager Dave Trembley kept Jim Johnson in the bullpen, rather than giving his most effective reliever the ball in the seventh inning after his team rallied to take a one-run lead.

The Cleveland Indians scored three times off Rocky Cherry, leaving Trembley the subject of second-guessing. Last night, a similar situation arose, and it was Johnson on the mound. It also was the same frustrating result.

Johnson pitched a scoreless seven...