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Pitching, defense lift Orioles to third win in a row, 5-2 over Red Sox

Pitching, defense lift Orioles to third win in a row, 5-2 over Red Sox

In a sport filled with myriad complexities, arcane rules and subtle nuances, it seems too simplistic to conclude that if a team pitches well and catches the baseball, it can win games. “No it's not” an oversimplification, said Orioles manager Buck Showalter. “It's something that we weren't consistent with and we have been here lately. That's where a lot of confidence gets in. It can be a real momentum swing against another team when [they] center some balls up and they stay in the park and you still get outs. Obviously, it's something we're capable of.” Right now, as the defending American League East champion Orioles attempt to scratch...

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