The Boston Red Sox decisively defeated the Seattle Mariners, 8 to 5, on May 18, 1981.

Final

SEA

5

BOS

Red Sox

17-16

8

1

0

3

2

0

0

3

1

1

4

1

0

5

0

0

6

1

1

7

2

0

8

0

3

9

0

R

5

8

H

10

9

E

0

1

Summary

Player Stats

Bottom 1st

SEA

BOS

Red Sox

Double by Carney Lansford; Dwight Evans scored.

0

1

Red Sox

Sacrifice fly by Jim Rice; Dave Stapleton scored.

0

2

Red Sox

Wild pitch by Bryan Clark; wild pitch by Joe Rudi; Carney Lansford scored.

0

3

Top 3rd

SEA

BOS

Mariners

Sacrifice fly by Dan Meyer; Jerry Narron scored.

1

3

Bottom 3rd

SEA

BOS

Red Sox

Tony Perez groundedout; Carney Lansford scored.

1

4

Top 4th

SEA

BOS

Mariners

Single by Jim Anderson; Bruce Bochte scored.

2

4

Top 6th

SEA

BOS

Mariners

Dave Edler hit by pitch; Bruce Bochte scored.

3

4

Bottom 6th

SEA

BOS

Red Sox

Single by Dave Stapleton; Dave Schmidt scored.

3

5

Top 7th

SEA

BOS

Mariners

Single by Bruce Bochte; Richie Zisk scored.

4

5

Mariners

Single by Tom Paciorek; Jeff Burroughs scored.

5

5

Bottom 8th

SEA

BOS

Red Sox

Double by Dave Stapleton; Rick Miller scored.

5

6

Red Sox

Carney Lansford hit into fielder's choice; Dwight Evans scored.

5

7

Red Sox

Jim Rice groundedout; Dave Stapleton scored.

5

8

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