The Toronto Blue Jays couldn't keep up with the Boston Red Sox, 9 to 5, on May 25, 1978.

1978 Toronto Blue Jays

Final

BOS

Red Sox

28-15

9

1

0

0

2

2

2

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

3

0

6

3

1

7

0

0

8

0

2

9

1

0

R

9

5

H

9

13

E

0

3

Top 2nd

BOS

TOR

Red Sox

Home run by Dwight Evans; Carlton Fisk scored.

2

0

Bottom 2nd

BOS

TOR

Blue Jays

Single by Dave McKay; Tom Hutton scored.

2

1

Blue Jays

Single by Luis Gomez; Willie Upshaw scored.

2

2

Top 5th

BOS

TOR

Red Sox

Home run by Jim Rice; Fred Kendall and Jerry Remy scored.

5

2

Top 6th

BOS

TOR

Red Sox

Single by Fred Kendall; Butch Hobson scored.

6

2

Red Sox

Rick Burleson grounded out; Error by Roy Howell; Bob Bailey scored.

7

2

Red Sox

Jerry Remy grounded out; Fred Kendall scored.

8

2

Bottom 6th

BOS

TOR

Blue Jays

Home run by Alan Ashby.

8

3

Bottom 8th

BOS

TOR

Blue Jays

Single by Rick Bosetti; Otto Velez scored.

8

4

Blue Jays

Single by Bob Bailor; Luis Gomez scored.

8

5

Top 9th

BOS

TOR

Red Sox

Jerry Remy ground ball; Error by Luis Gomez; Rick Burleson scored.

9

5

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Rick Burleson SS 5 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 2
Jerry Remy 2B 5 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 1
Jim Rice LF 4 1 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 4
Carl Yastrzemski CF 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Carlton Fisk C 4 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0
Butch Hobson 3B 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Bob Bailey DH 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Dwight Evans RF 3 1 1 2 1 1 2 0 0 4
Fred Kendall 1B 4 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Totals 37 9 9 7 2 4 10 0 0 17

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Dennis Eckersley (W) 7.0 10 3 3 1 2 1
Tom Burgmeier 0.1 2 2 2 2 1 0
Dick Drago (S) 1.2 1 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 9.0 13 5 5 3 3 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Rick Bosetti CF 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Bob Bailor RF 5 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 2
Roy Howell 3B 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
John Mayberry 1B 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Tom Hutton LF 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
Willie Upshaw DH 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Otto Velez PH 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Dave McKay 2B 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1
Luis Gomez SS 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Alan Ashby C 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 4
Totals 39 5 13 5 1 3 3 0 0 19

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Tom Underwood (L) 5.0 7 7 6 3 8 2
Don Kirkwood 2.0 1 1 0 1 1 0
Balor Moore 2.0 1 1 0 0 1 0
Totals 9.0 9 9 6 4 10 2

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