Umps didn't get weather updates

MacPhail admits club bears some responsibility Thursday

June 30, 2007|By Jeff Zrebiec | Jeff Zrebiec,SUN REPORTER

Did the Orioles lose their opportunity to sweep the hated New York Yankees because of a communications breakdown in the stadium operations department?

Several sources confirmed yesterday that a failure to relay timely weather information might have contributed to the circumstances that enabled the Yankees to stay on the field long enough to take the lead before Thursday night's game was suspended with the Orioles trailing 8-6.

Angels@Orioles Tonight, 7:05, MASN, 105.7 FM Starters: Bartolo Colon (6-3, 5.90) vs. Brian Burres (3-2, 3.36)

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