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Pena's throwing error, Tillman's wildness too much for Orioles to overcome in 7-3 loss to Red Sox

Pena's throwing error, Tillman's wildness too much for Orioles to overcome in 7-3 loss to Red Sox

Sunday marked another step forward for Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman, who recorded a quality start despite issuing a season-high four walks, two of which ended up scoring in the Orioles’ 7-3 loss to the Boston Red Sox.

Tillman was one strike away from leaving the game tied after six innings, but catcher Francisco Pena tried to end the inning on his own. With the bases loaded and two outs, Pena made a nice block on a curveball in the dirt, but then rifled an errant throw trying to get Mitch Moreland off third base, the ball sailing past a diving Manny Machado and along the third-base line in foul ground, allowing two runs to score.

The Orioles split their four-game...

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