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RED SOX (10-11)
Pitching: RHP Clay Buchholz (1-2, 5.31)
Pitching: LHP Zach Britton (3-1, 3.16)
Game time: 7:05 p.m.
TV/Radio: NESN / WEEI
Notes: The Sox have won five straight and eight of their last nine. They are 5-1 on a road trip that finishes with three games at Camden Yards. ... The Sox start the day three games out of first place. ... Buchholz did not allow an earned run in 15 innings against the Orioles last season. He is 5-2, 2.98 against them in nine career appearances. ... Britton, a rookie, is facing the Sox for the first time in his career. ... Lowrie is 21 of his last 44 with 13 runs scored, 12 RBIs and seven extra-base hits. ... Red Sox pitchers have a 1.65 ERA over the last nine games. The starters have an 0.88 ERA. ... The O's have lost three straight and 11 of 13.
Nick Cafardo and Mike Vega are with the team in Baltimore. They'll have notes and updates later on.
Stat of the day: The Red Sox are tied for the fewest errors in baseball with seven. They have gone five consecutive games without an error.
Clay is our only pitcher that hasn't come out a pitched lights out. Hopefully with Tek behind the plate, tonight will be that night.
Great article in the Globe about Tek today.