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Nolan Reimold

Pedroia hits 2 HRs as Red Sox beat Orioles 10-1

BALTIMORE — Dustin Pedroia homered twice and had a season-high five RBI to back a dominant pitching performance by rookie Henry Owens, and the Boston Red Sox defeated the Baltimore Orioles 10-1 Wednesday night to avert a three-game sweep. David Ortiz also went deep for the last-place Red Sox, his 35th homer of the season and 501st of his career. Making his eighth big league start, Owens (3-2) gave up six hits over 7 2/3 shutout innings. The 23-year-old lefty struck out four, walked none and reduced his ERA from 5.25 to 4.33. Pedroia hit a two-run drive off Mike Wright (2-5) in the third and a three-run shot against Jorge Rondon in the fourth to stake Boston to a 9-0 lead. One...