Big relief: 'Pen carries O's to win

Relievers excel again, help Orioles capture third straight victory

Orioles 6 Mariners 4

April 06, 2008|By Jeff Zrebiec | Jeff Zrebiec,SUN REPORTER

For much of last season, the Orioles' bullpen turned narrow leads into deficits, potentially uplifting wins into gut-wrenching losses.

However, in the first week of the 2008 season, the team's relief corps has been nearly flawless. Adam Loewen last night became the fourth straight Orioles starter to leave in the middle innings, but, again, it didn't matter.

Mariners @Orioles Today, 1:35 p.m., Ch. 13, MASN, 105.7 FM Starters: Mariners' Felix Hernandez (0-0, 0.00) vs. O's Jeremy Guthrie (0-1, 8.44)

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