Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 7/26/12
It just gets worse for Toronto Blue Jays left-hander Ricky Romero. He lost his sixth start in a row Wednesday when he allowed eight runs in 1 1/3 innings against the Oakland A's, the shortest start of his career. He allowed four hits and six walks, one intentional. His ERA is 10.48 over those six losing starts. Overall, he is 8-7 with a 5.75 ERA in 21 starts. Romero has walked at least four batters in seven starts this season. He has allowed eight runs three times. "Obviously for Ricky, a tough outing for him," manager John Farrell said after the A's hammered the Blue Jays 16-0. "I thought his stuff was improved over his last outing, and yet overall command, number of walks, when he had to make a pitch, (the results weren't there). "We've got to work to get him right. There's no question about it, we've talked a lot about what his frame of mind is, and yet we've got to work on that to get him untracked. "It goes back to once again working to trust his abilities, trust hi...
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