Caleb Joseph

Schmuck: Orioles have every right and reason to be embarrassed about this mind-numbing season

Schmuck: Orioles have every right and reason to be embarrassed about this mind-numbing season

This night had been coming for a long time, so nobody in the locker room could be surprised when the number in the loss column reached the point where no other team in the history of this Orioles franchise had ever experienced one bigger.

Yes, loss No. 107, 5-0 against the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday night, has been considered inevitable for months and loss No. 108 is just around the corner, so surprise was not the prevailing emotion when the Orioles finally made it official.

“It’s embarrassing,’’ veteran catcher Caleb Joseph said before the game. “It’s shameful, especially for somebody who was on a 97-win team just a few years ago. It’s ridiculous. We’ve lost so many games...

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