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Bullpen fails to hold lead in Orioles' 6-5 loss to Yankees
Bullpen fails to hold lead in Orioles' 6-5 loss to Yankees

It's far too early to make hard judgments in this young baseball season, especially since the Orioles lost five of their first seven games last year on their way to an American League East division crown, but the Orioles' 6-5 loss to the New York Yankees Monday night at Camden Yards offered enough frustration to go around. The struggles of the Orioles' bullpen — which has been a staple of the team's success the past three seasons — has to be the most glaring concern of the season's first week. That concern hit hard Monday, when right-hander Tommy Hunter was unable to preserve a two-run lead, allowing a grand slam to pinch hitter Stephen Drew in the...

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