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Orioles' Kevin Gausman pitches 7 2/3 scoreless innings in 7-0 win over Red Sox

Orioles' Kevin Gausman pitches 7 2/3 scoreless innings in 7-0 win over Red Sox

Right-hander Kevin Gausman carried a shutout into the eighth inning and a five-run second inning provided all the support he would need as the Orioles topped the Boston Red Sox, 7-0, on Saturday before a sellout crowd of 36,655 at Fenway Park.

The Red Sox (73-56) managed four hits off Gausman (10-9), and just three runners reached second base against him as he lowered his ERA down to 4.98 and put him below 5.00 for the first time since moving above the mark on April 18, his fourth start of the season.

“You knew it was there,” manager Buck Showalter said. “He’s working on six days’ rest and I told you our guys...

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