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Bundy squanders early lead and Orioles lose late to Red Sox, 10-8 in 11 innings

Bundy squanders early lead and Orioles lose late to Red Sox, 10-8 in 11 innings

On a night when Dylan Bundy seemed to have it all together, the Orioles scored in each of the first four innings against the first-place Boston Red Sox and took a five-run lead into the fifth.

What could go wrong?

That, of course, is something of a trick question in what has become a nightmarish month of September. Just about everything that could go wrong has gone wrong over the past couple of weeks and that fifth inning would end up being another cruel twist in the Orioles’ late-season collapse.

It would not decide the game, but it would set the stage for a discouraging 10-8 extra-inning loss in the opener of a three-game series before an announced 16,716 at Camden...

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