David Ortiz broke a 1-1 tie with an RBI single in the seventh inning to help lead the Red Sox past the Orioles. Alex Cora hit a solo home run, while Curt Schilling pitched a solid game to pick up his third win of the year.
Jamie Walker and Chad Bradford were unable to shut down the Red Sox offense as the Orioles dropped the first game of a two-game series. Other than a solo home run by Miguel Tejada, Baltimore's offense struggled.
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