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Jeff Bagwell
Simon struggles in Orioles' 11-2 loss to Angels
Simon struggles in Orioles' 11-2 loss to Angels

The mystery that is Alfredo Simon is not really a mystery at all. He showed again Sunday afternoon that what you see is what you get — if what you see is an on-again, off-again pitcher who was off again in a lopsided 11-2 loss to the Los Angeles Angels at Camden Yards. Remember how manager Buck Showalter shrugged off Simon's impressive performance Tuesday night? Remember how he talked about "trust" and made it clear that Simon had not earned enough of it to be assured of a place in the starting rotation next spring? That skepticism has been well-earned by a 30-year-old right-hander who can no longer fall back on his light major league experience to explain his...