Boston Red Sox defeat Baltimore Orioles, 10-0

Clay Buchholz watched from the Red Sox dugout as balls flew out of Fenway Park and his teammates circled the bases, and he pretended none of it had happened.

Buchholz knows he pitches best when the game is close, his pitches crisper and his focus sharper. His teammates gave him the means for an easy night, but “I try to keep that out of my mind as much as possible,’’ he said.

The Sox belted a season-high six home runs, five of them in the first three innings, in a 10-0 ...