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Recap: Orioles gain ground with 6-3 win over Red Sox

Recap: Orioles gain ground with 6-3 win over Red Sox

The out-of-town scoreboard at Fenway Park looms large along the famed Green Monster, but for the Orioles bullpen, there’s a certain time of the game when the relievers start stirring and there’s little time for scoreboard watching.

With 18 games remaining in the regular season, the Orioles currently hold the second American League wild-card spot, but they realize their concentration best be on the field during a stretch run that includes 15 games against division opponents for any of it to matter.

“Yeah,” Orioles closer Zach Britton said when asked if the relievers catch themselves checking out other contenders’ scored, “just because...

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