There are games where it seems like the Orioles are steadfastly determined to make us all as cranky as possible about the 2019 season. As you know if you tortured yourself with it, the Orioles took a 9-5 lead into the ninth inning and Miguel Castro blew the game thoroughly, then the O's loaded the bases with one out in the bottom of the ninth and failed to get any more runs across even though the winning run was in scoring position. Games like that one last night make me feel like the Orioles could chuck basically every reliever other than Hunter Harvey and not lose any part of their next winning team. It's just that sometimes it seems like there's nothing to polish and that these bad ideas of Dan Duquette are still floating around because it was easier to keep most of them than it was for Mike Elias to press the plunger and completely demolish the bullpen upon being hired when he only got hired in late November.
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