Video: Lester, Big Papi Power Red Sox Past Orioles, 5-0

Jon Lester threw seven innings with eight strikeouts while David Ortiz hit a two-run home run to help the Boston Red Sox to a 5-0 shutout win over the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday afternoon at Oriole Park at Camden Yards.

With the win along with the Tampa Bay Rays loss, the Red Sox now have a 1/2 game lead over their opponent tonight.

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