The Boston Red Sox squeaked out a win over the Milwaukee Brewers, 5 to 4, on August 10, 1979.

Final

MIL

Brewers

66-50

4

BOS

Red Sox

70-43

5

1

0

0

2

0

0

3

0

0

4

0

1

5

1

2

6

2

0

7

1

2

8

0

0

9

0

R

4

5

H

10

14

E

1

1

Summary

Player Stats

Bottom 4th

MIL

BOS

Red Sox

Home run by Fred Lynn.

0

1

Top 5th

MIL

BOS

Brewers

Home run by Sixto Lezcano.

1

1

Bottom 5th

MIL

BOS

Red Sox

Pickoff attempt; error by Lary Sorensen; Butch Hobson scored.

1

2

Red Sox

Single by Tom Poquette; Rick Burleson scored.

1

3

Top 6th

MIL

BOS

Brewers

Home run by Gorman Thomas; Cecil Cooper scored.

3

3

Top 7th

MIL

BOS

Brewers

Sacrifice fly by Robin Yount; Dick Davis scored.

4

3

Bottom 7th

MIL

BOS

Red Sox

Home run by Tom Poquette.

4

4

Red Sox

Double by Jim Rice; Fred Lynn scored.

4

5

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