BALTIMORE, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Adrian Beltre homered to touch off a five-run second inning Thursday and the Boston Red Sox survived a shaky ninth to defeat Baltimore 6-4.
The Orioles got back in the game with a four-run sixth that featured a two-run double by Matt Wieters.
Boston starter Daisuke Matsuzaka (9-4) got the win, giving up all four runs on six hits with six strikeouts in 5 2/3 innings. It was the 35th save for Papelbon.
Brad Bergesen (6-10) allowed eight hits and walked five in 5 1/3 innings to take the loss.