The Boston Red Sox couldn't pull it off against the Kansas City Royals, 7 to 6, on May 16, 1981.

Final

KCR

Royals

8-18

7

BOS

Red Sox

16-15

6

1

1

0

2

0

0

3

0

0

4

6

3

5

0

0

6

0

2

7

0

1

8

0

0

9

0

0

R

7

6

H

12

11

E

1

0

Summary

Player Stats

Top 1st

KCR

BOS

Royals

Sacrifice fly by Willie Aikens; Willie Wilson scored.

1

0

Top 4th

KCR

BOS

Royals

Home run by Willie Aikens.

2

0

Royals

Home run by Hal McRae.

3

0

Royals

Single by Frank White; Amos Otis scored.

4

0

Royals

Single by Cesar Geronimo; Jamie Quirk scored.

5

0

Royals

U L Washington groundedout; Frank White scored.

6

0

Royals

Single by Willie Wilson; Cesar Geronimo scored.

7

0

Bottom 4th

KCR

BOS

Red Sox

Double by Carney Lansford; Dave Stapleton scored.

7

1

Red Sox

Home run by Tony Perez; Carney Lansford scored.

7

3

Bottom 6th

KCR

BOS

Red Sox

Tony Perez groundedout; Dave Stapleton scored.

7

4

Red Sox

Double by Joe Rudi; Carney Lansford scored.

7

5

Bottom 7th

KCR

BOS

Red Sox

Dave Stapleton hit fly ball; error by Willie Wilson; Jerry Remy scored.

7

6

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