Baltimore Orioles defeat Boston Red Sox, 9-8

For an instant, the ball that blasted off Miguel Tejada's bat found its way into the glove of Coco Crisp, who had raced to the depths of center field to make the play.

But once Crisp ran full speed into the wall, the ball squirted from his glove, giving the Baltimore cleanup hitter the sixth-inning double that had been nearly plucked away by the Red Sox center fielder.

"It was like a strong [defensive back] hitting the wide receiver," said Crisp, who was wearing a Re...

BOSTON -- When Dave Trembley walked into the law office of Peter Angelos on Thursday, the Orioles' new manager meeting the team's owner for the first time, they shook hands and Trembley was given an immediate piece of advice.

"The first thing that he said to me was, `Dave, don't look so dejected,' " Trembley said before last night's game. "He knows what's going on here. ... I needed [that]."

Orioles @Red Sox Tonight, 7:05, MASN, 102.7 FM Starters: Garrett Olson (1-2,...

TREMBLEY TOSSED

Orioles manager Dave Trembley earned his first major league ejection in the fourth inning while arguing that Red Sox shortstop Julio Lugo obstructed Ramon Hernandez at third base. Trembley confronted third base umpire Ed Hickox first. When crew chief Joe West joined the argument, Trembley really got going, angrily gesticulating while remaining chest-to-chest with the umpire. He was thrown out by West but the argument carried on, with Trembley getting his...