Miguel Cabrera

Alex Cobb chased in fourth again as Orioles lose sixth straight, 13-8, for sweep in Detroit

Alex Cobb chased in fourth again as Orioles lose sixth straight, 13-8, for sweep in Detroit

Alex Cobb only recently joined the Orioles’ pity party, having debuted Saturday with a start as ignominious as the one he turned in Thursday.

But with every baseball that clunked off a glove and grounder that sneaked through the infield at sun-splashed Comerica Park on Thursday, Cobb grew more frustrated and walked off the mound the avatar for this team's April misfortunes.

“Just the culmination of a lot of different things going wrong today,” Cobb said.

The 13-8 loss to the Detroit Tigers on Thursday was the Orioles’ sixth straight, and they return home to Camden Yards for a 10-game homestand with a 5-14 record for their worst start since opening 2-16 in...

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