J.J. Hardy

Jones applauded, Machado buzzed as Red Sox top Orioles 5-2

Moments after Chris Sale joined Fenway Park fans in a show of respect of Adam Jones, the Boston ace escalated the feud with Baltimore star Manny Machado.

Sale stepped off the mound to let a standing ovation build in the first inning Tuesday night as Jones approached the plate, a day after he was racially taunted at the ballpark.

But when Machado came up next, Sale threw a pitch behind his legs. After the Red Sox won 5-2, Machado was irate — and Sale unapologetic.

"I lost my respect for that organization, Boston and how they're handling that whole situation," Machado said in an expletive-filled rant.

"If they're going to hit me, hit me. Go...