Los Angeles Angels defeat Baltimore Orioles, 17-8

They dug themselves out from an early four-run hole to tie the game in the fifth.

They then erased a two-run deficit by scoring runs in the eighth and ninth inning, the latter one coming against Angels All-Star closer Brian Fuentes.

And just as it seemed that the Orioles had run out of chances, they escaped bases-loaded, one-out jams in the 11th and 12th innings by completing double plays. All of it could have been a prelude to one of the most uplifting victories of the...

Jeremy Guthrie did everything that a top-of-the-rotation pitcher shouldn't do Sunday against the Los Angeles Angels.

He put the Orioles in a three-run hole before their first at-bat, allowed runs two different times after his team had scored to get back in the game, walked just as many hitters (two) as he struck out and surrendered another home run.

The only good news for Guthrie (7-12) was that the Orioles' late rally in an eventual 17-8 defeat kept him from sufferi...