Kevin Gausman

Orioles waste Gausman's gem in 1-0 loss to Red Sox decided on Brach's 11th-inning wild pitch

Orioles waste Gausman's gem in 1-0 loss to Red Sox decided on Brach's 11th-inning wild pitch

With the Orioles staring at their first losing season since 2011, the tone of this year’s final two weeks has taken a turn to the future.

And while it was encouraging to see right-hander Kevin Gausman continue his second-half resurgence with his best outing of the season, the Orioles’ 11-inning 1-0 loss to the Boston Red Sox — their second straight defeat in extra innings against the American League East leaders — was another in a series of recent gut punches as the club has sputtered through September.

The Orioles (73-79) couldn’t scrape across a run after being denied on two opportunities early in the game, and haven’t scored in 17 straight innings.

The night’s only...