The Kansas City Royals couldn't pull it off against the Boston Red Sox, 8 to 7, on May 4, 1981.

Final

BOS

8

KCR

Royals

5-12

7

1

0

0

2

0

1

3

1

3

4

0

0

5

2

0

6

0

0

7

1

0

8

1

0

9

0

1

10

0

0

11

0

0

12

3

2

R

8

7

H

19

16

E

0

1

Summary

Player Stats

Bottom 2nd

BOS

KCR

Royals

Single by John Wathan; Willie Aikens scored.

0

1

Top 3rd

BOS

KCR

Red Sox

Single by Jim Rice; error by Cesar Geronimo; Dwight Evans scored.

1

1

Bottom 3rd

BOS

KCR

Royals

Triple by U L Washington; Willie Wilson scored.

1

2

Royals

Double by Hal McRae; U L Washington scored.

1

3

Royals

Sacrifice fly by Willie Aikens; Hal McRae scored.

1

4

Top 5th

BOS

KCR

Red Sox

Single by Dwight Evans; Glenn Hoffman scored.

2

4

Red Sox

Single by Tony Perez; Dwight Evans scored.

3

4

Top 7th

BOS

KCR

Red Sox

Single by Tony Perez; Dwight Evans scored.

4

4

Top 8th

BOS

KCR

Red Sox

Single by Jerry Remy; Rick Miller scored.

5

4

Bottom 9th

BOS

KCR

Royals

Sacrifice fly by Cesar Geronimo; Danny Garcia scored.

5

5

Top 12th

BOS

KCR

Red Sox

Double by Glenn Hoffman; Gary Allenson scored.

6

5

Red Sox

Single by Jerry Remy; Glenn Hoffman scored.

7

5

Red Sox

Single by Carl Yastrzemski; Jerry Remy scored.

8

5

Bottom 12th

BOS

KCR

Royals

Home run by Amos Otis; U L Washington scored.

8

7

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