Brad Brach

As losses pile up, Orioles still haven't done much to shift focus to future

As losses pile up, Orioles still haven't done much to shift focus to future

As they do after most road trips, the Orioles’ brass will meet in the warehouse Monday to discuss how to navigate what’s becoming not just a bad season, but an embarrassing one.

There will be some head-scratching involved. After finishing their six-game trip having been swept in four games in Toronto, the Orioles returned to Baltimore with the worst record in the major leagues.

Executive vice president Dan Duquette wanted to give this club until Memorial Day to perform, but last weekend told The Baltimore Sun that it was time to “put a little sharper focus on the future.”

Manager Buck Showalter, a longtime advocate of trusting players who have had success, said...

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