Kelvin Herrera

Orioles recap: O's suffer third straight one-run loss in Kansas City, 9-8

Orioles recap: O's suffer third straight one-run loss in Kansas City, 9-8

An Orioles team whose early-season success has been dictated by its ability to win close games was beaten by the Kansas City Royals by just one run in each of the past three days. The margin of defeat has been small, but after arriving in the Midwest with the best record in the American League, the Orioles boarded a plane for Detroit on Sunday night trying to find a way to end their season-high four-game losing streak.

The Orioles were swept out of Kansas City with their ugly 9-8 loss to the Royals at Kauffman Stadium. The Orioles have lost 10 of their past 12 games in Kansas City dating to May 2014. This marked the first time the Orioles were swept in a three-game series in...

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