Boston Red Sox defeat Baltimore Orioles, 1-0

BALTIMORE -- Last night should be about last night, because it was something amazing, but Terry Francona got it right when asked to contextualize the august performance submitted by Matt Clement.

"It's exciting to win a 1-0 game," Francona said following Clement's eight-inning, seven-strikeout, one-walk gem that shaved his ERA to 2.13. "But looking down the road, that's more exciting. As that game got tougher, he started to fire it."

Sox starters, in their last seven...