Red Sox blank Orioles again, 2-0
BOSTON — Henry Owens gave up three hits in 7 2-3 innings, Blake Swihart hit a solo home run and the Boston Red Sox completed a three-game sweep of the Baltimore Orioles with shutouts in each game, 2-0 on Sunday afternoon.
The victory came in Boston’s 2015 Fenway Park finale. The Red Sox finished their 104th season in the fabled park with a 43-38 record.
Owens (4-3) gave up three singles, striking out five and walking one. He also went 7 2-3 scoreless against Baltimore in Camden Yards on Sept. 16.
Robbie Ross Jr. worked the ninth for his sixth save.
With Boston leading 1-0 in the second, Swihart led off with a homer into the Red Sox bullpen against Ubaldo Jimenez (12-10).
Jimenez gave up two runs on six hits in seven innings.