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Jake Arrieta has done a good job of pulling things together after that rocky first inning -- much like Brad Bergesen did after giving up three runs in the first on Saturday night -- but the Yankees aren't going to wait around forever for the Orioles' offense to get into the game.

Once again, the Orioles are doing nothing at the plate, but this time it's against a guy (Freddy Garcia) who doesn't throw hard anymore and had thrown as many balls as strikes through the first three innings.

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So far, the only Oriole with a hit against him is Luke Scott, who has hit two sharp singles to right field. Everybody else has looked pretty helpless.

Arrieta finally blinked again in the fifth, but the run that crossed the plate was not his fault. He got Alex Rodriguez to hit a room service double-play ball that should have ended another scoreless inning, but Cesar Izturis had trouble getting the ball out of his glove and had to settle for just the force at second, which allowed Curtis Granderson to score the Yankees' third run.

The game isn't over, but there just isn't anything happening that would lead you to believe the Orioles are going to mount a comeback. Frankly, they look beaten.

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