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Orioles' comeback attempt falls short as Mets complete sweep

Orioles' comeback attempt falls short as Mets complete sweep

It took 25-plus innings at Citi Field before the Orioles' offense finally woke up, finally shook off a near-historic malaise and put some runs on the board.

They only had two more innings to make the runs count, though. And they couldn't in a 4-3 loss that cemented the New York Mets' three-game sweep against a suddenly scuffling Orioles squad.

“It was a frustrating series, especially the first 25 innings, I'd say,” Orioles center fielder Adam Jones said. “Very, very frustrating. A lot of guys in the clubhouse and the dugout were [ticked] off. But it's the game of baseball. You've got to keep going at it. You've got to keep chugging along and things will...

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