Game Information
Score of Game
Kansas City Royals 9 Boston Red Sox 1
Game Date
Start Time
Night
Innings
9
DH Used
No
Ballpark
Attendance
9,240
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Bob Lemon (KCA)
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
None
Umpires
BOS Record
16-20 -- AL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 4 / 8 / 15
BOS Streak
Loss 1
KCA Record
15-24 -- AL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 6 / 12 / 20
KCA Streak
Win 2
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1BOS1Tommy HarperCFRKCADick DragoRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]10-0---
    1BOS2Luis AparicioSSRKCADick DragoRSingle1---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field20-0---
    1BOS3Ben OglivieLFLKCADick DragoRWild Pitch11--0-0---Wild Pitch by Dick Drago ... Luis Aparicio advanced to second30-0Non-Batter Event
    1BOS3Ben OglivieLFLKCADick DragoRDouble1-2-0-0---Doubled on line drive to Right Field ... Luis Aparicio Scored40-0---
    1BOS4Reggie SmithRFLKCADick DragoRFlyout1-2-0-0---Flied out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]51-0---
    1BOS5Danny Cater1BRKCADick DragoRGroundout2-2-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Cookie Rojas]61-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1KCA1Freddie PatekSSRBOSLew KrausseRWalk0---0-0---Walked70-1---
    1KCA2Steve HovleyRFLBOSLew KrausseRStolen Base01--0-0---Freddie Patek Stole 2B [Lew Krausse/Carlton Fisk]80-1Non-Batter Event
    1KCA2Steve HovleyRFLBOSLew KrausseRGroundout0-2-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Doug Griffin] ... Freddie Patek advanced to third90-1---
    1KCA3Lou PiniellaLFRBOSLew KrausseRSingle1--30-0---Singled on line drive to Center Field ... Freddie Patek Scored100-1---
    1KCA4Ed KirkpatrickCLBOSLew KrausseRStrikeout11--0-0---Strikeout111-1---
    1KCA5Cookie Rojas2BRBOSLew KrausseRGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Doug Griffin]121-1---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2BOS6John Kennedy3BRKCADick DragoRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Cookie Rojas]131-1---
    2BOS7Doug Griffin2BRKCADick DragoRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Paul Schaal]141-1---
    2BOS8Carlton FiskCRKCADick DragoRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout151-1---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2KCA6Gail Hopkins1BLBOSLew KrausseRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to Pitcher161-1---
    2KCA7Amos OtisCFRBOSLew KrausseRGroundout01--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Luis Aparicio]. Double Play ... Gail Hopkins out at 2b.171-1---
    2KCA8Paul Schaal3BRBOSLew KrausseRWalk2---0-0---Walked181-1---
    2KCA9Dick DragoPRBOSLew KrausseRStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout191-1---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3BOS9Lew KraussePRKCADick DragoRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Steve Hovley]201-1---
    3BOS1Tommy HarperCFRKCADick DragoRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Third Base [Paul Schaal]211-1---
    3BOS2Luis AparicioSSRKCADick DragoRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Dick Drago]221-1---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3KCA1Freddie PatekSSRBOSLew KrausseRWalk0---0-0---Walked231-1---
    3KCA2Steve HovleyRFLBOSLew KrausseRCaught Stealing01--0-0---Freddie Patek Caught Stealing 2B [Lew Krausse/Carlton Fisk]241-1Non-Batter Event
    3KCA2Steve HovleyRFLBOSLew KrausseRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout251-1---
    3KCA3Lou PiniellaLFRBOSLew KrausseRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [John Kennedy]261-1---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4BOS3Ben OglivieLFLKCADick DragoRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout271-1---
    4BOS4Reggie SmithRFLKCADick DragoRSingle1---0-0---Singled on line drive to Center Field281-1---
    4BOS5Danny Cater1BRKCADick DragoRPopout11--0-0---Popped out to Right Field [Steve Hovley]291-1---
    4BOS6John Kennedy3BRKCADick DragoRGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Paul Schaal] ... Reggie Smith forced out at second base301-1---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4KCA4Ed KirkpatrickCLBOSLew KrausseRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Doug Griffin]311-1---
    4KCA5Cookie Rojas2BRBOSLew KrausseRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Ben Oglivie]321-1---
    4KCA6Gail Hopkins1BLBOSLew KrausseRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Lew Krausse]331-1---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5BOS7Doug Griffin2BRKCADick DragoRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Steve Hovley]341-1---
    5BOS8Carlton FiskCRKCADick DragoRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Steve Hovley]351-1---
    5BOS9Lew KraussePRKCADick DragoRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout361-1---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5KCA7Amos OtisCFRBOSLew KrausseRSingle0---0-0---Singled on line drive to Left Field371-1---
    5KCA8Paul Schaal3BRBOSLew KrausseRSingle01--0-0---Singled on line drive to Right Field ... Amos Otis advanced to third381-1---
    5KCA9Dick DragoPRBOSLew KrausseRWild Pitch01-30-0---Wild Pitch by Lew Krausse ... Paul Schaal advanced to second391-1Non-Batter Event
    5KCA9Dick DragoPRBOSLew KrausseRSingle0-230-0---Singled on line drive to Center Field ... Paul Schaal Scored ... Amos Otis Scored401-1---
    5KCA1Freddie PatekSSRBOSLew KrausseRGroundout01--0-0---Sacrifice Hit to First Base [Danny Cater] ... Dick Drago advanced to second413-1---
    5KCA2Steve HovleyRFLBOSLew KrausseRIntentional Walk1-2-0-0---Walked Intentionally423-1---
    5KCA3Lou PiniellaLFRBOSLew KrausseRPopout112-0-0---Popped out to Second Base [Doug Griffin] ... Steve Hovley forced out at second base ... Dick Drago advanced to third433-1---
    5KCA4Ed KirkpatrickCLBOSLew KrausseRTriple21-30-0---Tripled on popout to ... Lou Piniella Scored ... Dick Drago Scored443-1---
    5KCA5Cookie Rojas2BRBOSGary PetersLDouble2--30-0---Doubled on popout to Left Field ... Ed Kirkpatrick Scored455-1---
    5KCA6Gail Hopkins1BLBOSGary PetersLGroundout2-2-0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Danny Cater]466-1---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6BOS1Tommy HarperCFRKCADick DragoRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Amos Otis]471-6---
    6BOS2Luis AparicioSSRKCADick DragoRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Paul Schaal]481-6---
    6BOS3Ben OglivieLFLKCADick DragoRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout491-6---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6KCA7Amos OtisCFRBOSGary PetersLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Luis Aparicio]506-1---
    6KCA8Paul Schaal3BRBOSGary PetersLWalk1---0-0---Walked516-1---
    6KCA9Dick DragoPRBOSGary PetersLCaught Stealing11--0-0---Paul Schaal Caught Stealing 2B [Gary Peters/Carlton Fisk]526-1Non-Batter Event
    6KCA9Dick DragoPRBOSGary PetersLReached on Error2---0-0---Reached on Error by Third Base [John Kennedy]536-1---
    6KCA1Freddie PatekSSRBOSGary PetersLStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout546-1---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7BOS4Reggie SmithRFLKCADick DragoRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]551-6---
    7BOS5Danny Cater1BRKCADick DragoRDouble1---0-0---Doubled on line drive to Left Field561-6---
    7BOS6John Kennedy3BRKCADick DragoRFlyout1-2-0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Amos Otis]571-6---
    7BOS7Doug Griffin2BRKCADick DragoRGroundout2-2-0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Paul Schaal]581-6---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7KCA2Carl TaylorPHRBOSGary PetersLSingle0---0-0---Singled on line drive to Right Field596-1---
    7KCA3Lou PiniellaLFRBOSGary PetersLDouble01--0-0---Doubled on line drive to Left Field ... Carl Taylor Scored606-1---
    7KCA4Ed KirkpatrickCLBOSGary PetersLGroundout0-2-0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [John Kennedy] ... Lou Piniella advanced to third617-1---
    7KCA5Cookie Rojas2BRBOSGary PetersLIntentional Walk1--30-0---Walked Intentionally627-1---
    7KCA6Richie ScheinblumPHRBOSGary PetersLSingle11-30-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Lou Piniella Scored ... Cookie Rojas advanced to second637-1---
    7KCA7Amos OtisCFRBOSLuis TiantRPopout112-0-0---Popped out to Right Field [Reggie Smith]648-1---
    7KCA8Paul Schaal3BRBOSLuis TiantRSingle212-0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field ... Cookie Rojas Scored ... Richie Scheinblum advanced to second658-1---
    7KCA9Dick DragoPRBOSLuis TiantRWalk212-0-0---Walked ... Paul Schaal advanced to second ... Richie Scheinblum advanced to third669-1---
    7KCA1Freddie PatekSSRBOSLuis TiantRStrikeout21230-0---Strikeout679-1---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8BOS8Carlton FiskCRKCADick DragoRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Lou Piniella]681-9---
    8BOS9Bob GallagherPHLKCADick DragoRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout691-9---
    8BOS1Tommy HarperCFRKCADick DragoRSingle2---0-0---Singled on line drive to Left Field701-9---
    8BOS2Luis AparicioSSRKCADick DragoRGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek] ... Tommy Harper forced out at second base711-9---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8KCA2Carl TaylorRFRBOSKen TatumRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to Third Base729-1---
    8KCA3Lou PiniellaLFRBOSKen TatumRFlyout01--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Ben Oglivie]739-1---
    8KCA4Ed KirkpatrickCLBOSKen TatumRGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Doug Griffin] ... Carl Taylor forced out at second base749-1---
    8KCA5Cookie Rojas2BRBOSKen TatumRFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Tommy Harper]759-1---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9BOS3Ben OglivieLFLKCADick DragoRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout761-9---
    9BOS4Reggie SmithRFLKCADick DragoRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Amos Otis]771-9---
    9BOS5Danny Cater1BRKCADick DragoRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Paul Schaal]781-9---
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