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Uehara left stranded in Orioles' loss to Boston
Uehara left stranded in Orioles' loss to Boston

When Koji Uehara walked off the mound after becoming the first Orioles starter this season to get through the seventh inning, Dave Trembley waited at the top step of the dugout and gave him a hug. Uehara had just delivered the exact outing the Orioles manager had envisioned when he discussed before the game what would make for an ideal Sunday afternoon at Fenway Park. The Japanese right-hander certainly did his part, but for one of the few times this young season, the Orioles' lineup didn't hold up its end. Shut down for seven innings by the Boston Red Sox's Jon Lester, the Orioles left the tying run at second base in the ninth and dropped their fourth straight game, a 2-1...

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