The Boston Red Sox decisively defeated the Kansas City Royals, 5 to 2, on May 15, 1998.

Final

KCR

Royals

16-24

2

BOS

Red Sox

25-15

5

1

0

0

2

0

5

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

0

0

6

1

0

7

1

0

8

0

0

9

0

R

2

5

H

9

8

E

0

0

Summary

Player Stats

Bottom 2nd

KCR

BOS

Red Sox

Home run by Jim Leyritz.

0

1

Red Sox

Double by Mike Benjamin; Troy O'Leary scored.

0

2

Red Sox

Home run by Lou Merloni; Mike Benjamin and Jason Varitek scored.

0

5

Top 6th

KCR

BOS

Royals

Double by Shane Mack; Jose Offerman scored.

1

5

Top 7th

KCR

BOS

Royals

Double by Sal Fasano; Terry Pendleton scored.

2

5

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