Toronto Blue Jays defeat Baltimore Orioles, 4-3
LEADOFF LAG Leadoff man Brian Roberts is the Orioles' offensive catalyst, and when he struggles, the lineup tends to also.
That has been the case lately as Roberts is in the midst of an 0-for-16 slump that has dropped his average to a season-low .308. Roberts went 0-for-4 on Sunday and finished the series 0-for-14.
GUTHRIE GETS ANGRY
Orioles starter Jeremy Guthrie acknowledged that he was angry after Alex Rios homered off him to break a tie at 3 in the fifth innin...
TORONTO -Some of the issues that confront the Orioles were present long before they arrived at Rogers Centre and were swept by the Toronto Blue Jays in three games, the latest tight loss featuring a lack of offense from the visiting team and manager Dave Trembley's second ejection in a five-game span.
But as the team boarded a plane and headed to Florida late Sunday afternoon, just hours removed from a 4-3 defeat that extended its losing streak to six, the Orioles were ...