Luke Voit

Orioles let another one get away, blow five-run lead in 10-7 loss to Yankees

Orioles let another one get away, blow five-run lead in 10-7 loss to Yankees

It is becoming an all-too-familiar story. The Orioles finally put together a solid offensive performance and take what appears to be a comfortable lead only to have the game unravel in embarrassing fashion.

Instead of scoring an uplifting win against the first-place New York Yankees, the combination of a few poorly located pitches and a some sketchy defense in the late innings set them up for another frustrating collapse, and one made more discouraging by the growing chorus of "Let’s Go Yankees!” in their own ballpark.

The Orioles wasted a third straight quality start by Andrew Cashner when the Yankees scored in each of the last four innings to open the four-game series...

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