The Boston Red Sox emerged victorious over the Kansas City Royals, 5 to 3, on May 17, 1998.

Final

KCR

Royals

16-26

3

BOS

Red Sox

27-15

5

1

1

0

2

0

0

3

1

1

4

0

0

5

0

1

6

1

3

7

0

0

8

0

0

9

0

R

3

5

H

10

9

E

0

3

Summary

Player Stats

Top 1st

KCR

BOS

Royals

Single by Jeff King; Johnny Damon scored.

1

0

Top 3rd

KCR

BOS

Royals

Pickoff attempt; error by Derek Lowe; Jose Offerman scored.

2

0

Bottom 3rd

KCR

BOS

Red Sox

Mo Vaughn groundedout; Mark Lemke scored.

2

1

Bottom 5th

KCR

BOS

Red Sox

Home run by Darren Lewis.

2

2

Top 6th

KCR

BOS

Royals

Single by Terry Pendleton; Larry Sutton scored.

3

2

Bottom 6th

KCR

BOS

Red Sox

Single by Lou Merloni; Troy O'Leary scored.

3

3

Red Sox

Sacrifice fly by Mark Lemke; Jason Varitek scored.

3

4

Red Sox

Single by Darren Lewis; Lou Merloni scored.

3

5

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