Orioles on deck: What to watch Friday at Red Sox, plus lineups, broadcast info and more

Orioles (13-30) vs. Red Sox (30-14)

Where: Fenway Park


First pitch: 7:10 p.m.

TV/Radio: MASN2/105.7 The Fan


Starting pitchers: Orioles RHP Alex Cobb (0-5, 7.06 ERA) vs. Red Sox LHP Drew Pomeranz (1-1, 5.47 ERA)

What to watch

1. The streak. The Orioles have lost 13 straight on the road, matching the longest such streak in club history, which took place during the team’s 0-21 start in 1988. Can the Orioles put a stop to it at Fenway Park?

2. Seeking quality Cobb. Alex Cobb has allowed three earned runs or fewer in each of his past three starts as he starts to pitch like himself again. He had two straight quality starts before giving up four runs (three earned) in 5 2/3 innings last time out.

3. Machado stays hot. Manny Machado leads the majors in homers (14) and RBIs (40) after hitting a long ball Thursday. Over his past seven games, Machado has hit five homers and driven in 13 runs.

Orioles lineup

LF Trey Mancini

CF Adam Jones

SS Manny Machado

2B Jonathan Schoop

DH Mark Trumbo

1B Chris Davis


3B Danny Valencia

RF Joey Rickard

C Andrew Susac

Red Sox lineup

RF Mookie Betts

LF Andrew Benintendi

1B Hanley Ramírez

DH J.D. Martinez

SS Xander Bogaerts

3B Rafael Devers

2B Eduardo Nunez

CF Jackie Bradley Jr.

C Christian Vazquez

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