The Boston Red Sox were decisively beaten by the Chicago White Sox, 5 to 2, on August 1, 1978.

Final

CWS

5

BOS

Red Sox

65-39

2

1

0

1

2

0

0

3

0

0

4

3

1

5

0

0

6

0

0

7

0

0

8

2

0

9

0

0

R

5

2

H

11

6

E

3

0

Summary

Player Stats

Bottom 1st

CWS

BOS

Red Sox

Double by Carl Yastrzemski; Jim Rice scored.

0

1

Top 4th

CWS

BOS

White Sox

Home run by Lamar Johnson; Ralph Garr scored.

2

1

White Sox

Home run by Bob Molinaro.

3

1

Bottom 4th

CWS

BOS

Red Sox

Single by Fred Lynn; error by Claudell Washington; Carlton Fisk scored.

3

2

Top 8th

CWS

BOS

White Sox

Double by Ralph Garr; Jorge Orta scored.

4

2

White Sox

Single by Lamar Johnson; Ralph Garr scored.

5

2

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