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Analysis

Time to give credit to Bobby Valentine

BALTIMORE — Forget the American League Manager of the Year award. Bobby Valentine should be honored by the International Brotherhood of Magicians.

The Red Sox beat the Orioles, 6-5, Wednesday with a lineup that included a bottom three of Daniel Nava, Scott Podsednik, and Kelly Shoppach.

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