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Boston Red Sox 14 Kansas City Royals 3

+ Boxscore: Fri, May 08,1998
1998-05-07 - 1998-05-09
  123 456 789  R H E
Boston Red Sox (22-11)313 300 310 14200
Kansas City Royals (14-20)100 002 000 381
Date of Game: Fri, May 08,1998
Stadium: Kauffman Stadium
Attendance: 24,439
Time of Game: 2:48

Feats and Milestones
Troy O'Leary:2 home runs
Jason Varitek:1st career stolen base
Winning Pitcher: Bret Saberhagen (5-0)
Losing Pitcher: Chris Haney (2-3)
Save: Rich Garces (1)

Home Runs: Jim Leyritz (6), Troy O'Leary 2 (9)
BOS KCA
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Historical Matchup
AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
NYA236.793--18613155W8
BOS2211.6673.017914930W1
BAL1716.5158.0168172-4W1
TOR1520.42911.0147179-32L1
TBA1319.40611.5139153-14L1
AL Central Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CLE2013.606--19517322L1
CHA1419.4246.0165187-22W1
KCA1420.4126.5153199-46L1
MIN1320.3947.015914712L1
DET921.3009.5131179-48L1
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    Boston Red Sox Batting
    BOSPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Nomar Garciaparrass24.2895
    11001.2992105276
    Mike Benjaminss32.1671
    00001.293403020
    John Valentin3b31.0795
    13201.2547283132
    Mo Vaughn1b30.1455
    23101.3539259250
    Reggie Jefferson1b29.2251
    00000.2805592100
    Jim Leyritzdh34.1334
    23200.3596726150
    Troy O'Learylf28.2775
    33402.3154859220
    Midre Cummingsrf26.207000000.300253270
    Damon Bufordcf27.3305
    12103.318358144
    Darren Lewisrf-lf30.2545
    13200.3168581104
    Jason Varitekc26.0274
    21000.24418061
    Mark Lemke2b32.2685
    11100.1611057030
    Rich Garcesp26.356000000--79000
    Totals4514201309.2973186605-
    Kansas City Royals Batting
    KCAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Johnny Damoncf24.1844
    00000.263372175
    Jose Offerman2b29.1814
    12001.3218691168
    Felix Martinezss23.355000000.14342053
    Larry Suttondh27.3594
    12100.247541160
    Jeff King1b33.1334
    10000.27010818300
    Jeff Coninelf31.3154
    01101.200759020
    Dean Palmer3b29.1323
    00001.30585610304
    Terry Pendletonph-3b37.2961
    00000.2181831140
    Jermaine Dyerf24.1002
    01110.500174010
    Mike Sweeneyc24.2904
    01001.220166371
    Shane Halterss-2b28.1814
    01000.26797260
    Jamie Walkerp26.312000000--51000
    Brian Bevilp26.246000000--37000
    Totals3438314.2602776389-
    Game Stats
    Boston Red Sox Pitching
    BOSAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bret Saberhagen34.027W 5-067330303.090.226349321
    Rich Garces26.356SV 131001104.500.254790
    Totals9.0833140--
    Kansas City Royals Pitching
    KCAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Chris Haney29.173L 2-328660118.490.237127116
    Jamie Walker26.312-5107605110.802.001510
    Brian Bevil26.246-22110314.740.1117381
    Totals9.0201413093--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Bret Saberhagen (1)
    HB: Bret Saberhagen (1), Jamie Walker (1)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Bret Saberhagen 78-55-23, Rich Garces 38-25-13, Chris Haney 57-37-20, Jamie Walker 87-61-26, Brian Bevil 40-23-17
    Total Batters Faced: Bret Saberhagen 26, Rich Garces 10, Chris Haney 14, Jamie Walker 26, Brian Bevil 8
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Bret Saberhagen 4-18, Rich Garces 3-5, Chris Haney 5-8, Jamie Walker 8-12, Brian Bevil 2-3

    Umpires: HP: Brian O'Nora 1B: Chuck Meriwether 2B: Fieldin Culbreth 3B: Jim Evans


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