Seattle Mariners defeat Baltimore Orioles, 8-4

A recap of the Orioles' 8-4 loss to the Mariners: Losing control When the bottom of the seventh started, Daniel Cabrera hadn't walked a batter, but that changed when he walked Bryan LaHair to lead off the inning.

After a single by Jeff Clement, Cabrera issued a four-pitch walk to Yuniesky Betancourt, who was satisfied to give the Orioles an out with a sacrifice bunt. With the bases loaded and still no outs, Jamie Walker got Ichiro Suzuki to hit a ground ball up the m...

SEATTLE - Orioles pitcher Daniel Cabrera could have done several things yesterday to avoid the Seattle Mariners' decisive seventh inning.

He could have thrown a full-count strike to Bryan LaHair and not issued a leadoff walk, a critical lapse in a tie game. He could have fielded Jeff Clement's ground ball that bounced right past him and ended up as an infield single. All he needed to do was throw a ball near the plate to Yuniesky Betancourt, who was more than willing to...

SEATTLE - Orioles center fielder Adam Jones hobbled out of the visiting clubhouse yesterday at Safeco Field with a walking boot on his left foot and questions about when he'll return to the team's lineup.

Jones, who has been dealing with a sore right ankle since late last month, fouled Felix Hernandez's pitch off his left foot Saturday in the fifth inning of the Orioles' 3-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners. He remained in the game, but he woke up yesterday morning in ...