— Rafael Devers and Hunter Renfroe homered, Nick Pivetta won his third consecutive start and the Boston Red Sox defeated the Baltimore Orioles 4-3 Sunday.
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— Michael Chavis homered in his first start of the season, Xander Bogaerts also connected and the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 11-6 on Saturday night.
— Bobby Dalbec snapped an 0-for-27 skid with a single and a three-run homer, powering the Boston Red Sox to a 6-2 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Friday night.
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The Orioles' ace -- yes, ace -- barely missed a perfect game, but he has been nothing short of fantastic all season.
The Orioles' John Means pitched a no-hitter against the Mariners on Wednesday, facing the minimum 27 batters, but because a runner reached first on a wild pitch after striking out, it's not a perfect game.
— John Means threw the major leagues’ third no-hitter this season and came within a wild pitch on a third strike of a perfect game, pitching the Baltimore Orioles over the Seattle Mariners 6-0 Wednesday.
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— Kyle Lewis and Kyle Seager homered, reliever Kendall Graveman extended his scoreless streak to 18 2/3 innings and the Seattle Mariners beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-2 on Tuesday night.
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— Cedric Mullins and Freddy Galvis each hit a two-run homer in Baltimore’s five-run eighth inning and the Orioles rallied for a 5-3 win over the Seattle Mariners on Monday night.
— Ramón Laureano robbed the Orioles of the likely go-ahead run in the eighth inning and then hit a tiebreaking, two-run homer in the bottom half, sending the Oakland Athletics past Baltimore 7-5 on Sunday to avoid a sweep.
— Matt Harvey won his third straight start and the Baltimore Orioles took advantage of Oakland's sloppy play to score six runs in the third inning Saturday in an 8-4 win over the Athletics.
— John Means struck out nine and the Baltimore Orioles won at the Coliseum for the first time since 2017, beating Mike Fiers and the Oakland Athletics 3-2 Friday night.
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Boone on Tyler Wade striking out bunting: "[Tanner] Scott, that's a tough matchup, lefty on left bunt. But that's obviously something Wade has got to handle. I thought he was probably trying to be too firm down the line and forcing that third baseman to field it. Instead, with just a runner on second and no force situation, and because it's a tough 100-mile an hour throwing lefty with a slider, you want to be a little more not so fine in that situation. He might have been a little bit too fine."
Cedric Mullins delivered a winning sacrifice fly in the 10th inning, Trey Mancini had his first three-hit game since returning from colon cancer surgery, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the New York Yankees 4-3 Thursday for a four-game series split.
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