The Baltimore Orioles beat the Boston Red Sox 6-3 to take a half-game lead over the New York Yankees atop the American League Eastern Division.
It was the fourth straight win for the Orioles (92-67), who entered the day tied with New York. The Yankees hold a 7-5 lead over the Toronto Blue Jays in the eighth inning of their game and can regain a share of the division lead with a win.
Both the Orioles and Yankees have three games left in Major League Baseball’s regular season after today.
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