Game Information
Score of Game
Boston Red Sox 3 Kansas City Royals 2
Game Date
Start Time
Night
Innings
9
DH Used
No
Ballpark
Attendance
23,474
Weather
Vis Manager
Don Zimmer (BOS)
Home Manager
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
None
Umpires
BOS Record
23-12 -- AL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 2 / 3 / 3
BOS Streak
Win 1
KCA Record
18-14 -- AL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 3 / 6 / 10
KCA Streak
Loss 1
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1BOS1Rick BurlesonSSRKCAPaul SplittorffLReached on Error0---0-0---Reached on Error by Shortstop [Freddie Patek]10-0---
    1BOS2Jerry Remy2BLKCAPaul SplittorffLGroundout01--3-1---Grounded out to Second Base [Frank White]. Double Play ... Rick Burleson out at 2b.20-0---
    1BOS3Jim RiceLFRKCAPaul SplittorffLSingle2---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Right Field30-0---
    1BOS4Carl Yastrzemski1BLKCAPaul SplittorffLStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout40-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1KCA1Willie WilsonLFRBOSBill LeeLSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field50-0---
    1KCA2Jerry Terrell3BRBOSBill LeeLStolen Base01--0-0---Willie Wilson Stole 2B [Bill Lee/Carlton Fisk]60-0Non-Batter Event
    1KCA2Jerry Terrell3BRBOSBill LeeLPopout0-2-0-0---Popped out to Second Base [Jerry Remy]70-0---
    1KCA3Amos OtisCFRBOSBill LeeLStolen Base1-2-0-0---Tanner Cooper Stole 3B [Bill Lee/Carlton Fisk]80-0Non-Batter Event
    1KCA3Amos OtisCFRBOSBill LeeLGroundout1--33-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Frank Duffy] ... Willie Wilson Scored90-0---
    1KCA4Hal McRaeDHRBOSBill LeeLFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jim Rice]101-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2BOS5Carlton FiskCRKCAPaul SplittorffLSingle0---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Center Field110-1---
    2BOS6Fred LynnCFLKCAPaul SplittorffLGroundout01--0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Frank White]. Double Play ... Carlton Fisk out at 2b.120-1---
    2BOS7Dwight EvansRFRKCAPaul SplittorffLFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Joe Zdeb]130-1---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2KCA5John WathanCRBOSBill LeeLGroundout0---3-2---Grounded out to Third Base [Frank Duffy]141-0---
    2KCA6Clint Hurdle1BLBOSBill LeeLWalk1---3-2---Walked151-0---
    2KCA7Joe ZdebRFRBOSBill LeeLDouble11--0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Center Field ... Clint Hurdle Scored161-0---
    2KCA8Freddie PatekSSRBOSBill LeeLSingle2---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field172-0---
    2KCA9Frank White2BRBOSBill LeeLGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Bill Lee]182-0---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3BOS8Bob BaileyDHRKCAPaul SplittorffLLineout0---0-0---Lined out to Third Base [Jerry Terrell]190-2---
    3BOS9Frank Duffy3BRKCAPaul SplittorffLPopout1---0-0---Popped out to Second Base [Frank White]200-2---
    3BOS1Rick BurlesonSSRKCAPaul SplittorffLSingle2---0-0---Singled on popout to Left Field210-2---
    3BOS2Jerry Remy2BLKCAPaul SplittorffLLineout21--3-2---Lined out to Center Field [Amos Otis]220-2---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3KCA1Willie WilsonLFRBOSBill LeeLPopout0---0-0---Popped out to Catcher [Carlton Fisk]232-0---
    3KCA2Jerry Terrell3BRBOSBill LeeLReached on Error1---0-0---Reached on Error by Second Base [Jerry Remy]242-0---
    3KCA3Amos OtisCFRBOSBill LeeLSingle11--0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field ... Jerry Terrell advanced to second252-0---
    3KCA4Hal McRaeDHRBOSBill LeeLNone112-0-0---Jerry Terrell Picked off 2B by [Bill Lee]262-0Non-Batter Event
    3KCA4Hal McRaeDHRBOSBill LeeLGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Frank Duffy] ... Amos Otis forced out at second base272-0---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4BOS3Jim RiceLFRKCAPaul SplittorffLLineout0---0-0---Lined out to Center Field [Amos Otis]280-2---
    4BOS4Carl Yastrzemski1BLKCAPaul SplittorffLLineout1---0-0---Lined out to Center Field [Amos Otis]290-2---
    4BOS5Carlton FiskCRKCAPaul SplittorffLGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Jerry Terrell]300-2---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4KCA5John WathanCRBOSBill LeeLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Frank Duffy]312-0---
    4KCA6Clint Hurdle1BLBOSBill LeeLStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout322-0---
    4KCA7Joe ZdebRFRBOSBill LeeLStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout332-0---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5BOS6Fred LynnCFLKCAPaul SplittorffLWalk0---0-0---Walked340-2---
    5BOS7Dwight EvansRFRKCAPaul SplittorffLSingle01--0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Fred Lynn advanced to third350-2---
    5BOS8Bob BaileyDHRKCAPaul SplittorffLFlyout01-30-0---Sacrifice Fly to Right Field [Joe Zdeb]; ... Fred Lynn Scored360-2---
    5BOS9Frank Duffy3BRKCAPaul SplittorffLGroundout11--0-0---Sacrifice Hit to Pitcher [Paul Splittorff] ... Dwight Evans advanced to second371-2---
    5BOS1Rick BurlesonSSRKCAPaul SplittorffLSingle2-2-3-2---Singled on ground ball to Left Field ... Dwight Evans Scored381-2---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5KCA8Freddie PatekSSRBOSBill LeeLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jim Rice]392-2---
    5KCA9Frank White2BRBOSBill LeeLPopout1---0-0---Popped out to Third Base [Frank Duffy]402-2---
    5KCA1Willie WilsonLFRBOSBill LeeLSingle2---0-0---Singled on popout to Center Field412-2---
    5KCA2Jerry Terrell3BRBOSBill LeeLNone21--0-0---Willie Wilson Picked off and caught stealing 2B by [Bill Lee]422-2Non-Batter Event
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6BOS2Jerry Remy2BLKCAPaul SplittorffLSingle0---0-0---Singled on popout to Right Field432-2---
    6BOS3Jim RiceLFRKCAPaul SplittorffLSingle01--0-0---Singled on popout to Center Field ... Jerry Remy advanced to second442-2---
    6BOS4Carl Yastrzemski1BLKCAPaul SplittorffLGroundout012-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Frank White]. Double Play ... Jim Rice out at 2b. ... Jerry Remy advanced to third452-2---
    6BOS5Carlton FiskCRKCAPaul SplittorffLGroundout2--33-1---Grounded out to Third Base [Jerry Terrell]462-2---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6KCA2Jerry Terrell3BRBOSBill LeeLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Fred Lynn]472-2---
    6KCA3Amos OtisCFRBOSBill LeeLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Rick Burleson]482-2---
    6KCA4Hal McRaeDHRBOSBill LeeLSingle2---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field492-2---
    6KCA5John WathanCRBOSBill LeeLLineout21--0-0---Lined out to Shortstop [Rick Burleson]502-2---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7BOS6Fred LynnCFLKCAPaul SplittorffLPopout0---0-0---Popped out to Second Base [Frank White]512-2---
    7BOS7Dwight EvansRFRKCAPaul SplittorffLHome Run1---1-0---Home Run on popout to Left Field522-2---
    7BOS8Bob BaileyDHRKCAPaul SplittorffLStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout533-2---
    7BOS9Frank Duffy3BRKCAPaul SplittorffLPopout2---0-0---Popped out to First Base [Clint Hurdle]543-2---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7KCA6Clint Hurdle1BLBOSBill LeeLLineout0---0-0---Lined out to Second Base [Jerry Remy]552-3---
    7KCA7Joe ZdebRFRBOSBill LeeLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Rick Burleson]562-3---
    7KCA8Freddie PatekSSRBOSBill LeeLSingle2---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Right Field572-3---
    7KCA9Frank White2BRBOSBill LeeLGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Rick Burleson] ... Freddie Patek forced out at second base582-3---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8BOS1Rick BurlesonSSRKCAPaul SplittorffLPopout0---3-2---Popped out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]593-2---
    8BOS2Jerry Remy2BLKCAPaul SplittorffLPopout1---0-0---Popped out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]603-2---
    8BOS3Jim RiceLFRKCAPaul SplittorffLLineout2---0-0---Lined out to Right Field [Joe Zdeb]613-2---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8KCA1Willie WilsonLFRBOSBill LeeLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Dwight Evans]622-3---
    8KCA2Jerry Terrell3BRBOSBill LeeLPopout1---0-0---Popped out to First Base [Carl Yastrzemski]632-3---
    8KCA3Amos OtisCFRBOSBill LeeLFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jim Rice]642-3---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9BOS4Carl Yastrzemski1BLKCAPaul SplittorffLPopout0---0-0---Popped out to Second Base [Frank White]653-2---
    9BOS5Carlton FiskCRKCAPaul SplittorffLPopout1---0-0---Popped out to Second Base [Frank White]663-2---
    9BOS6Fred LynnCFLKCAPaul SplittorffLGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Clint Hurdle]673-2---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9KCA4Hal McRaeDHRBOSBill LeeLSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field682-3---
    9KCA5John WathanCRBOSBill LeeLSingle01--0-2---Singled on ground ball to Right Field ... Hal McRae advanced to second692-3---
    9KCA6Clint Hurdle1BLBOSBill LeeLStrikeout012-1-2---Strikeout702-3---
    9KCA7Joe ZdebRFRBOSBill LeeLPopout112-0-0---Popped out to First Base [Carl Yastrzemski]712-3---
    9KCA8Freddie PatekSSRBOSBill LeeLStrikeout212-1-2---Strikeout722-3---
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