Boston Red Sox defeat Baltimore Orioles, 6-3

BALTIMORE -- This place, the visiting clubhouse at Camden Yards, is where the Red Sox lingered after Game No. 162 last season.

They showered with less fury than usual, lingering on leather couches to watch on TVs the final outs of a Twins game that would determine whether the Sox charter lifted off for a division series beginning in Anaheim or Minnesota.

Pedro Martinez, dressing along the far wall, looked up at the Twins telecast and defiantly questioned aloud, ''[Johan...