Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/12/14
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BALTIMORE -- The last time the Red Sox visited Baltimore, the last-place Orioles battled back to win on the final day of the 2011 season, preventingBoston from sneaking into the playoffs. On Monday, last-place Boston rallied from a three-run deficit to beat the American League East-leading Orioles 8-6 in a series opener at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. David Ortiz hit a monstrous, 442-foot home run on a 3-1 pitch from Orioles starter Tommy Hunter to lead off the sixth inning. The blast touched off a three-run rally, tying the game at 5. Boston would score two more runs in the seventh to take the lead. Boston (21-21) earned its third consecutive win. The Red Sox have won nine of their past 11 games. The loss was a second straight for the Orioles (27-16). Hunter allowed five runs on nine hits in six innings. He struck out three and walked none on 96 pitches. The Orioles bullpen allowed an uncharacteristic three runs as Boston tacked on insurance. Kevin Gregg (2-2) allowed two...
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