26 Apr 2005

Baltimore Orioles defeat Boston Red Sox, 11-8

A dumbfounded Keith Foulke stared into the sky beyond the left-field wall as Miguel Tejada's eighth-inning home run crashed into the Sports Authority sign atop the Monster last night, turning an 8-7 Sox lead into a 9-8 disadvantage. As Tejada rounded the bases, Foulke continued to gaze, stunned, it seems, by his recent futility.

It was Foulke's eighth pitch of the evening, a 74 mile-per-hour changeup on an 0-and-2 count. His 21st pitch, an 86-mile-per-hour fastball to J...

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Source: Chris Snow, Globe Staff