The Kansas City Royals were easily defeated by the New York Yankees, 12 to 6, on May 2, 1998.

Final

NYY

12

KCR

Royals

12-17

6

1

1

1

2

0

0

3

0

0

4

2

1

5

3

2

6

0

0

7

1

0

8

1

2

9

4

0

R

12

6

H

14

12

E

0

3

Summary

Player Stats

Top 1st

NYY

KCR

Yankees

Home run by Derek Jeter.

1

0

Bottom 1st

NYY

KCR

Royals

Double by Jose Offerman; Johnny Damon scored.

1

1

Top 4th

NYY

KCR

Yankees

Single by Tim Raines; Bernie Williams scored.

2

1

Yankees

Sacrifice fly by Chad Curtis; Tino Martinez scored.

3

1

Bottom 4th

NYY

KCR

Royals

Home run by Jeff King.

3

2

Top 5th

NYY

KCR

Yankees

Home run by Tino Martinez; Bernie Williams and Paul O'Neill scored.

6

2

Bottom 5th

NYY

KCR

Royals

Home run by Jeff King; Dean Palmer scored.

6

4

Top 7th

NYY

KCR

Yankees

Sacrifice fly by Paul O'Neill; Derek Jeter scored.

7

4

Top 8th

NYY

KCR

Yankees

Derek Jeter hit ground ball; error by Dean Palmer; Scott Brosius scored.

8

4

Bottom 8th

NYY

KCR

Royals

Double by Johnny Damon; Felix Martinez and Larry Sutton scored.

8

6

Top 9th

NYY

KCR

Yankees

Home run by Darryl Strawberry; Scott Brosius, Chad Curtis, and Bernie Williams scored.

12

6

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