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Early homers help Orioles win third straight, 3-2 over Red Sox

Early homers help Orioles win third straight, 3-2 over Red Sox

Riding high after a recent offensive revival, the Orioles got to reigning American League Cy Young Award winner Rick Porcello early and held on late for a 3-2 win over the Boston Red Sox on Friday night before 33,193 fans at Camden Yards.

Right fielder Seth Smith and third baseman Manny Machado homered in the first inning to stake the Orioles (29-24) to a quick lead, and right-hander Alec Asher bounced back from a short start to pitch into the seventh inning before handing it off to the bullpen.

“A guy like Porcello, and a guy like [Eduardo Rodriguez] last night and a guy like [David...

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