Boston Red Sox defeat Los Angeles Angels, 5-4

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- The anxiety was supposed to come to an end when Coco Crisp squeezed Robb Quinlan's liner for the final out of a 5-4 Red Sox win last night that ended the team's six-game losing streak.

Instead, it was just beginning, as the Sox were left to contemplate an extended absence for Manny Ramírez, the left fielder who returned to the lineup to play on a tender right hamstring but left in the fourth inning because of soreness in his right knee.

Ramírez wil...