Baltimore Orioles defeat Houston Astros, 2-1
Before Kevin Millar stepped into the batter's box and delivered the hit that sent the Orioles to another thrilling victory, manager Dave Trembley yelled from the dugout to get the first baseman's attention.
"I said, `Do you know what the sign for the squeeze [play] is?'" Trembley said. "And he looked at me like, `What are you kidding?' "
With men on first and third and one out in the 10th inning, Trembley had no intention of asking one of his best run producers to dr...
A recap of the Orioles' 2-1 win over the Astros last night:
Too late for Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie held the Astros to one run over eight innings, striking out eight, but he still didn't get the win. The Orioles trailed, 1-0, until Luke Scott led off the seventh inning with his 12th homer. They loaded the bases with one out but couldn't take the lead. The outcome was decided in the 10th, when Kevin Millar singled to center to score Melvin Mora, who singled with one out a...